Sony Xperia i1 Leaked: The 20 MP camera Phablet to Make it Tough for Samsung Galaxy Note 3

With more variants of Xperia, Sony seems to be planning the brand with tablets and phablets alike. The latest addition to its family, Honami or Xperia i1 has been doing rounds since April. Some pictures of the same also went online which revealed a 20MP camera attached to the device.

And now, with some more leaks it has been confirmed that Xperia i1 will be soon joining the Xperia clique. While no news about any specs, the camera feature is quite evident in the pictures and will certainly place it apart from the Xperia ZU. The different camera lens on the back of the device is expected to be 20MP lens to give an extra edge to Sony till the rumored 41Mp Nokia Lumia 1020 arrives.

As stated earlier Xperia i1 would sport a 5-inch, 1080p display, 2.3GHz quad-core Qualcomm processor, and a Walkman audio chip. It will also use Android 4.2.2 jelly Bean, a battery between 2,700-3,000mAh with 2GB RAM. Again, the device will continue its legacy of being water and dust-proof to remain in the Xperia clan.

Since an event on July 4 has been planned by Sony in France, it is highly expected that Xperia i1 would steal the show and the Xperia family would be including a new member soon.… Read the rest

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Sony’s Fruition: Gearing up for Sony Xperia i1 Vs Galaxy S4 Zoom Vs Xperia i1

Sony is all gearing up for a smartphone which would be an answer to the Galaxy S4 Zoom and the Nokia Lumia 1020. The new Xperia i1 is expected to sport a 20-megapixel camera and some outstanding features as well.

After announcing the 6.4-inch Xperia Z Ultra targeted at the upcoming Galaxy Note 3, HTC One Max, and LG G2 in the phablet world, the pictures of new Xperia i1 with the codename Honami got leaked online. The details and pictures suggest that the phone would be larger than the 5-inch display of the Xperia ZQ and both the front and back of the smartphone is all glass. Sony is supposed to be using its Omnibalance design found on the  Xperia Z, but it’s not clear if this device will also be water and dust-resistant.


Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, a 2.3GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor and the 20-megapixel camera with BIONZ Engine, which is described as a unique image processor that suppresses any noise of light and color, and enhances color reproduction and clarity of the pictures it takes, are also on cards.


The release date is still a mystery but rumors claim it to be Q3 of this year. If we believe this, Sony has a refreshing array this year with the Xperia Z Ultra, a refreshed Xperia Z with a Snapdragon 800 processor and the newly leaked Xperia i1 with a 20-megapixel camera.… Read the rest

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