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Mi 11 Lite vs Vivo V21 5G: After Xiaomi launches its latest smartphone, we compare price, specs and features

Mi 11 Lite vs Vivo V21 5G: Xiaomi launched its new smartphone priced at <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>20,499 for the base model. Check out how it stacks up against the Vivo V21 5G.
Mi 11 Lite vs Vivo V21 5G: Xiaomi launched its new smartphone priced at 20,499 for the base model. Check out how it stacks up against the Vivo V21 5G. (Xiaomi)

Mi 11 Lite vs Vivo V21 5G: The Mi 11 Lite was launched yesterday and instantly one wants to compare it with closest rivals on price, specs and more. While Samsung, Realme, and Oppo all have strong contenders, here we compare the new smartphone with the Vivo V21 5G.

Mi 11 Lite vs Vivo V21 5G: The Mi 11 Lite is the latest smartphone from Xiaomi in India. The Mi 11 Lite price starts at 20,499 for the base model with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage. The smartphone also comes with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage. Its claim to fame is that it is the slimmest phone from the company, and the most affordable from the Mi 11 series. The Mi 11 Lite joins the other smartphones in the series including Mi 11 Ultra, Mi 11X Pro 5G and Mi 11X 5G.

Mi 11 Lite vs Vivo V21 5G: And the slimmest smartphone is...

The Mi 11 Lite will be competing with multiple phones in the mid-range segment. There are already strong competitors from Samsung, Realme, Oppo and Vivo. Taking the Vivo V21 5G into consideration and comparing it to the point that has been teased most by the company - its thickness - the Mi 11 Lite beats Vivo phone as the former is 7.29mm thick while the latter is only 6.8mm thick. Also, the two phones share a similar set of specifications with 5G being the biggest difference. So here’s a detailed comparison between the Mi 11 Lite and Vivo V21 5G.

Mi 11 Lite vs Vivo V21 5G: Design and display

The Mi 11 Lite has rounded edges with a punch-hole display. It comes in three colour options of Tuscany Coral, Jazz Blue and Vinyl Black. The smartphone has a 6.5-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with a 90Hz refresh rate and 240Hz touch sampling rate.

Mi 11 Lite vs Vivo V21 5G: Xiaomi launched its new smartphone priced at <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>20,499 for the base model. Check out how it stacks up against the Vivo V21 5G.
Mi 11 Lite vs Vivo V21 5G: Xiaomi launched its new smartphone priced at 20,499 for the base model. Check out how it stacks up against the Vivo V21 5G. (Vivo)

Mi 11 Lite vs Vivo V21 5G: Design and display

The Mi 11 Lite has rounded edges with a punch-hole display. It comes in three colour options of Tuscany Coral, Jazz Blue and Vinyl Black. The smartphone has a 6.5-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with a 90Hz refresh rate and 240Hz touch sampling rate.|#+|

The Vivo V21 5G features flat edges with a notched display. It also has three colour options of Sunset Dazzle, Dusk Blue, and Arctic White. The Vivo V21 5G has a 6.44-inch full HD+ E3 AMOLED display with a 90Hz refresh rate.

Mi 11 Lite vs Vivo V21 5G: Processors, batteries

Powering the Mi 11 Lite is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G processor paired with up to 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. It also has a microSD card slot for storage expansion up to 512GB. The smartphone packs a 4,250mAh battery with support for 33W fast charging, and it ships with a 33W charger.

The Vivo V21 5G is powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 800U processor paired with 8GB of RAM and up to 256GB of internal storage. It supports expandable storage up to 1TB via a microSD card. The phone is backed by a 4,000mAh battery with support for 33W FlashCharge fast charging support.

Mi 11 Lite vs Vivo V21 5G: Cameras

The Mi 11 Lite has a quad-camera setup with a 64-megapixel primary sensor, 8-megapixel ultra-wide angle lens, and a 5-megapixel tele macro lens. The smartphone features a 16-megapixel front camera.

Vivo V21 5G is claimed to be the first phone with a 44-megapixel OIS front camera. At the rear it has a triple camera setup with a 64-megapixel primary sensor, an 8-megapixel wide angle lens, and a 2-megapixel macro sensor.

Mi 11 Lite vs Vivo V21 5G: Software, connectivity options

On the software front, Mi 11 Lite runs MIUI 12 based on Android 11. Its connectivity options include dual SIM support, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2 and a USB Type-C port.

The Vivo V21 5G runs Funtouch OS 11.1 based on Android 11. Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Bluetooth 5.1, and a USB Type-C port.

Mi 11 Lite vs Vivo V21 5G: Prices

Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite is priced at 20,499 for the base model with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage. Its 8GB+128GB variant is priced at 22,499.

The Vivo V21 5G is more expensive with the base model (8GB+128GB) priced at 29,990 and the 8GB+256GB model priced at 32,990.

Mi 11 Lite and Vivo V21 5G comparison highlights what each smartphone packs and puts in one place an easy-to-use comparison on the basis of which they can take a further decision.

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