vivo v21 5G vs Samsung Galaxy A42 5G: Side by Side Specs Comparison

This is a side-by-side smartphone specs comparison of the vivo v21 5G and Samsung Galaxy A42 5G. The vivo v21 5G has a 6.44-inch display, MediaTek Dimensity 800U processor, triple cameras, 5G connectivity, and 4000mAh battery.

Meanwhile, the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G has a 6.6-inch display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 750 5G processor, quad cameras, 5G connectivity, and 5000mAh battery.

Specsvivo v21 5GSamsung Galaxy A42 5G
Image & Ratings vivo v21 5G
3.6/5 stars (44 ratings)
× Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
3.5/5 stars (203 ratings)
Screen6.44-inch FHD+ AMOLED Display (1080 x 2400 Pixels, 409 ppi) with 20:9 Aspect Ratio, 90Hz Refresh Rate, HDR10+, & Notch6.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED Display (720 x 1600 Pixels, 266 ppi) with 20:9 Aspect Ratio and Infinity-U Notch
OSAndroid 11 with Funtouch OS 11.1Android 10 with One UI
ChipsetMediaTek Dimensity 800UQualcomm Snapdragon 750 5G
CPUOcta Core CPU
2x Cortex-A76 @ 2.4GHz & 6x Cortex-A55 @ 2.0GHz
Octa Core CPU
2x Kryo 570 @ 2.2GHz & 6x Kryo 570 @ 1.8GHz
GPUMali-G57 MC3Adreno 619
RAM 8 GB 6 GB
Rear CameraTriple Cameras:
64MP Main Camera (f/1.79 Aperture, PD Autofocus, OIS)
8MP Ultra-wide (f/2.2 Aperture, 120˚ FoV)
2MP Macro (f/2.4 Aperture)
-Dual-tone LED Flash
-Up to 4K@30fps Video Recording
Quad Cameras:
48MP Main Camera (f/1.8 Aperture, PD Autofocus)
8MP Ultra-wide (f/2.2 Aperture, 123˚ FoV)
5MP Macro (f/2.4 Aperture)
5MP Depth Sensor
-LED Flash
-4K Video Recording and Night Mode
Front Camera 44 Megapixels (f/2.0 Aperture, Autofocus, OIS) with Dual LED Flash
20 Megapixels (f/2.2 Aperture)
Storage256GB128GB
Expansion 512GB via microSD 1000GB via microSD
SIMDual SIM (Nano-SIM)Dual SIM (Nano-SIM)
Networks 5G, 4G LTE (with VoLTE), 3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE & GPRS Networks 5G, 4G LTE (with VoLTE), 3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE & GPRS Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (Dual Band)Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (Dual Band)
NFCNoYes
BluetoothBluetooth 5.1Bluetooth 5.0
PositionGPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, & BeiDouA-GPS, GLONASS, Galileo & BeiDou
USB OTGYesYes
USBUSB Type-CUSB Type-C
3.5mm Audio JackNoYes
Audio EnhancementNoneDolby Atmos
FM RadioNoNo
Sensors Face Recognition & Fingerprint Sensor
Proximity Sensor & Ambient Light Sensor
Compass, Gyroscope & Accelerometer
Face Recognition & Fingerprint Sensor
Proximity Sensor & Ambient Light Sensor
Compass, Gyroscope & Accelerometer
Battery4000 mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-removable)
33W Fast Charging (FlashCharge, 63% in 30 minutes)
5000 mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-removable)
15W Charging Rate
MaterialGlass Front and BackGlossy Plastic
Size159.68 x 73.90 x 7.39 mm164.4 x 75.9 x 8.6 mm
Weight177 g193 g
ColorsSunset Dazzle and Dusk BluePrism Dot Black and Prism Dot Gray
Launch DateMay 31, 2021December 4, 2020
Price23,999.00 - Official Price in the Philippines19,990.00 - Official Price in the Philippines
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