vivo Y21A goes official with Helio P22 SoC and 5,000 mAh battery

vivo’s been busy this month expanding its product portfolio in India as the company launched five smartphones in the Asian country – V23, V23 Pro, Y21T, Y33T, and Y21e. But vivo’s not done yet as the phone maker introduced one more handset in India, dubbed vivo Y21A – successor to the Y20A announced in India in December 2020.

However, the vivo Y21A isn’t an entirely new smartphone. Just like the Y33T is a version of the Y21T with a few different specs, the Y21A shares its design and most of the specs with the Y21e.



vivo Y21A

vivo Y21e

Airline CEOs make U-turn, now say 5G isn’t a big problem for altimeters

Enlarge / Airbus 320 cockpit.

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The Federal Aviation Administration’s fight against AT&T’s and Verizon’s new 5G deployment appears to be coming to a temporary close, with the FAA having cleared about 78 percent of US planes for landing in low-visibility conditions. Airline CEOs are striking an upbeat tone, with one saying the process of ensuring that airplane altimeters work in 5G areas is “really not that complicated.”

Over the past week, the FAA announced clearances for 13 altimeters that can filter out 5G transmissions from the C-band spectrum that is licensed to wireless operators, accounting for