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See how Sony has been 'hiding' the Honami and the Z Ultra from prying eyes with the use of a masking shell

See how Sony has been 'hiding' the Honami and the Z Ultra from prying eyes with the use of a masking shell

posted: 13 Aug 2013, 09:47

Turns out that Samsung isn't the only 'ingenious' enough manufacturer to figure out that a good way to avoid leaks would be to mask upcoming devices in an external shell...

First sample picture taken with Sony Honami leaks out, confirms 20MP shooter

First sample picture taken with Sony Honami leaks out, confirms 20MP shooter

posted: 11 Aug 2013, 13:34

One of the most eagerly awaited handsets of the year is the Sony i1 Honami; this model is supposed to inaugurate a new line of camera-centric phones from the Japanese OEM that will allow Sony to compete with...

Spoiler alert: Got the hots for the Sony Honami? Have a look at this extensive UI showdown

Spoiler alert: Got the hots for the Sony Honami? Have a look at this extensive UI showdown

posted: 08 Aug 2013, 06:08

'Meh' is the word on the mind of a select number of our readers for whom the launch of smartphones the like of the LG G2 or the Motorola Moto X has failed to tickle their particular fancy...

Official-looking teaser image for the Sony Honami appears, launch pegged for September 4

Official-looking teaser image for the Sony Honami appears, launch pegged for September 4

posted: 08 Aug 2013, 05:33

Having gone through an extensive checklist of leaks, ranging from specs, through actual device images down to UI peeks, today marks the day we receive the first allegedly confirmed launch date...

First alleged Sony Honami photo sample appears

First alleged Sony Honami photo sample appears

posted: 01 Aug 2013, 07:31

Snippets of information on the Sony Honami are literally starting to come out of our ears, and the device can't come sooner!...

More Sony Honami images leak out, confirm a 20MP shooter again

More Sony Honami images leak out, confirm a 20MP shooter again

posted: 31 Jul 2013, 03:49

Leaks may eventually ruin the surprise of new smartphone announcements, but we're, nevertheless, going to enjoy them while we can...

Sony Honami surfaces on GFXBench: Snapdragon 800 and Adreno 330 on board

Sony Honami surfaces on GFXBench: Snapdragon 800 and Adreno 330 on board

posted: 30 Jul 2013, 08:42

The Sony i1 Honami, also known under its codename Sony C6903, is one of the most anticipated device this fall/winter…

Sony i1 Honami poses for the camera along the Xperia Z, camera interface showcased again

Sony i1 Honami poses for the camera along the Xperia Z, camera interface showcased again

posted: 26 Jul 2013, 07:53

Sony's upcoming flagship, the Honami, must have a thing for the cameras. Even though we still have no clue as to when we'll officially hear about the upcoming phone from the Land of the Rising...

Sony i1 Honami cameraphone pops up in the flesh, sporting Z-like design

Sony i1 Honami cameraphone pops up in the flesh, sporting Z-like design

posted: 23 Jul 2013, 05:04

A few clear photos have emerged that allegedly depict the Honami front, back and sideways, and they indeed show that Sony is going for a regular thin look and feel, but spicing it up in the camera department. The...

Alleged Sony i1 Honami camera interface shot confirms 20 MP unit

Alleged Sony i1 Honami camera interface shot confirms 20 MP unit

posted: 16 Jul 2013, 06:03

At the full resolution, the phone can apparently take 4:3 photos, with 16:9 going down to 8 MP. We still don't know whether there will be some sort of pixel oversampling tech like in Nokia's PureView technology, like it...

Xperia i1Honami press shots claim Sony Lens G tech on the back

Xperia i1Honami press shots claim Sony Lens G tech on the back

posted: 16 Jul 2013, 02:46

We are now learning that the aspheric tech will go as Sony Lens G, with 20.7 MP 1/2.3 camera sensor, and a dedicated BIONZ ISP. The sensor size is somewhat of a disappointment given what Nokia churns out, but let's not forget...

Sony Korea CEO sees launch of Sony i1 Honami in Korea by the end of the year

Sony Korea CEO sees launch of Sony i1 Honami in Korea by the end of the year

posted: 15 Jul 2013, 05:23

A published report out of Korea on Monday cites the CEO of Sony Korea, Kenji Sakai, as saying that the successor to the Sony Xperia Z will be out in Korea by the end of this year; the phone that the Sony executive...

Sony Honami and its 20-megapixel camera detailed: smaller sensor than originally thought

Sony Honami and its 20-megapixel camera detailed: smaller sensor than originally thought

posted: 15 Jul 2013, 04:10

The Sony i1 Honami, the expected flagship successor to the Xperia Z, is likely not to have a sensor as large as the one on the Nokia Lumia 1020…

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