As much as tech aficionados would have loved to see both the Honami (aka Xperia Z1) and Honami Mini made official during last week’s IFA, the latter skipped the Berlin event so as not to steal its bigger brother’s thunder.
Looks like someone at Sony made a blunder of catastrophic proportions with mere hours to go until maybe the company’s biggest smartphone unveiling to date. Not that the Xperia Z1 (aka Honami) was much of a mystery before today.
The Sony Xperia Z1 refuses to keep a low profile as we inch closer and closer before its official announcement, with Sony’s upcoming flagship now appearing in some crystal clear press shots.
Just as everyone thought the Sony Xperia Z1 (aka Honami) rumor bonanza was bound to stop, since there appeared to be nothing left unraveled, two reports from China appeared on our doorsteps, bringing nothing really new to the table, but refusing to go unnoticed nevertheless.
Although Sony has been unable (or unwilling) to control the leaky faucet that’s brought us more Honami reports, unofficial pics and camera samples than one can count in the past few weeks, the upcoming high-end 5-inch phone continues to thrive in the spotlight.
We’re days away from the official announcement of Sony’s upcoming Xperia Z1 (Honami) smartphone, and the manufacturer has hinted that the device will be waterproof via a teaser on Twitter.
Just like it has happened in the past with the Xperia Z and Z Ultra, the Sony Xperia “Honami” is unable to maintain the slightest air of mystery ahead of its formal introduction, being an open book for us all already.
A few images apparently taken by the Sony Xperia i1 Honami have surfaced online, giving us the first look at what the camera on the device will be capable of.
Mini versions of flagship phones always have numerous compromises when it comes to the hardware, but Sony is reportedly looking to change that with a mini version of its upcoming Honami flagship.
A series of images showing off the white version of the Sony Xperia i1 Honami have surfaced online, giving us a look at the device from pretty much every angle and confirming its 20.7-megapixel camera.
A teaser image supposedly showing a purple-colored Sony Xperia i1 ‘Honami’ has leaked on a Chinese forum, indicating a September 4th unveiling of the device in Berlin at IFA.
The Sony Honami has allegedly shown up at a benchmark site as the “Sony C6903,” confirming specs such as a Snapdragon 800 CPU, Full HD display, and Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean.
The appearance of the Sony Xperia i1 Honami at the FCC has confirmed that the smartphone is scheduled for a launch sometime in October, though no other details can be gleaned from the filing owing to Sony’s request to keep everything a secret.
The upcoming 20-megapixel Sony Honami phone has appeared in leaked pictures that show off the device next to an Xperia Z, while once again confirming some of the camera features.
A new image showing off Sony’s upcoming flagship, the Xperia i1 Honami, camera UI has been leaked online. Also, the latest reports and our own sources confirm that Honami indeed packs a Cybershot G Lens and dedicated BIONZ image processor.
ePrice has confidently posted what they believe to be the Sony Xperia i1 Honami specifications. Honami will allegedly pack a powerful 1/2.3″ 20.7MP Exmor RS mobile camera sensor and will try to compete with the recently announced Nokia Lumia 1020.
Our closest sources tell us that Sony is indeed working on more than just Honami, which is to be released in the next couple of months. The latest word is that the Japanese company is also working on a ‘compact’ version of Honami, to go head-on with the Apple iPhone.
Sony’s hotly anticipated Xperia i1 Honami, with rumored specifications such that they alone can make you climax, will reportedly be launched at a press event scheduled for September 4th.
The new Sony camera app, found in the leaked system dump of the upcoming flagship (codename Honami), has been ported to the Xperia Z, Xperia ZL and Xperia Tablet Z.
The first Sony Xperia i1 ‘Honami’ system dump is here, and it shows off the new and improved Sony UI. Also, the system dump reveals that Honami packs a 20 MP camera capable of recording 4K video.