After the Sony Xperia Z Ultra was been related with 6.44 inch display, Sony Company is preparing a new smartphone that comes with optimum dimensions for its future users. Known as Honami on internal, the new Sony Xperia i1 seems to be more bigger and powerful device than Sony Xperia Z smartphone, device introduced this year at CES 2013 event in January.
According to some unofficial reports, the Xperia Honami i1 will come with a 5.4-inch display with full HD resolution, this will make the Honami i1 phone to be a high-end of this year.
The main feature that comes to sell this device is the 20 megapixel CMOS back camera with a LED flash, and Sony exclusive camera lens technology with video recording capability at 4k resolution video with 4000x2000p which has an aspect ratio of 2:1.
On the hardware part platform, Sony Xperia Honami i1 will be powered with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 chipset, and a 2.3 GHz quad-core Krait 400 CPU helped on the graphics process by an Adreno 330 GPU. It will comes with Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS out of the box, and the same rumors tell its internal memory store it is expected to be 32 GB of internal storage memory, on the RAM side it is expected 2 GB of RAM.
From the leaked images of Sony Xperia Honami we can see that it will be equipped with a MicroSD card hidden under a small rubber cap, this thing makes us think that it will be resistant to water and dust.
In the connectivity part, the new Honami i1 comes to support all Standards WiFi, 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.0, infra-red blaster (that feature can transform the device into a remote control).
According to the same rumors they said that the new Sony Xperia i1 will contain a 2,700 mAh battery waterproof and dust to be able to fill the device an entire day in normal use. This is hugely encouraging because we are talking about a device with a 5.4-inch HD display and a powerful processor.
As I said before, these features presented here are taken from unofficial sources and are approximate, we should to wait the concrete characteristics with the official Sony Xperia Honami i1 specs from Sony to be officially introduced.
These rumors also say that this 20 megapixel device will put some pressure over Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom and Nokia EOS devices.
The new Sony Xperia Honami is expected, according to recent speculations to be presented during a press event on July 4th in Paris. From other voices we heard saying that the new Sony Xperia Honami will be officially introduce at Berlin on its IFA 2013 event, even that event is remarkably close, scheduled to begin on September 6th.
On our article source website gsm arena we found posted few snapshots of the next Sony Honami i1 with an Eiffel tower screen saver on the background, that thing makes us think that the possible debut for Honami i1 device will be on Paris event on 4 July.