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Sony unveils Xperia Z1 (Honami), QX lens-style cameras

Sony unveils Xperia Z1 (Honami), QX lens-style cameras

04 September, 2013 | comments (140)

Sony officially unveiled the hotly anticipated Xperia Z1 that has become well-known under the internal petname Honami. The Z1 brought friends on stage – the QX line of lens-style cameras and a number of other accessories. Sony Xperia Z1 The Z1...

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Watch the Sony IFA 2013 press conference live right here

Watch the Sony IFA 2013 press conference live right here

04 September, 2013 | comments (26)

The long-awaited Sony's IFA 2013 press conference is about to get underway and as always, you can watch all the latest happenings from the event live here. Sony is expected to showcase its Xperia Z1 a.k.a Honami, the flagship cameraphone...

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Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) press papers leak

Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) press papers leak

03 September, 2013 | comments (66)

The Xperia Z1 has leaked so frequently over the past several months that we can almost consider it virtually announced. Now, just a day before its expected announcement at IFA in Berlin, the press materials package has been posted online. Here's...


Sony Xperia Z1 leaks via an EE UK brochure

Sony Xperia Z1 leaks via an EE UK brochure

03 September, 2013 | comments (47)

Sony Xperia Z1, previously known as Honami, leaks once again ahead of tomorrow's announcement. This time we get to see its face on a printed upcoming brochure of the UK's EE carrier. The leaked brochure reveals the carrier's pre-order...

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Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) official press renders leak

Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) official press renders leak

02 September, 2013 | comments (76)

Sony Xperia Z1 a.k.a Honami has appeared in numerous leaks and we even saw a press image of the upcoming cameraphone from Sony. Now, the high-res versions of the official press renders of the Xperia Z1 have been leaked ahead of its announcement at...

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Galaxy Note III to hit UK on Sept 16, Xperia Z1 on Sept 24

Galaxy Note III to hit UK on Sept 16, Xperia Z1 on Sept 24

31 August, 2013 | comments (67)

Samsung is doing great job so far keeping the Galaxy Note III phablet under wraps and we are yet to see leaked pictures of the actual device. However we spotted renders, specs, panels, different model rumors, and, most recently a launch...


Sony Xperia Z1 leaks in high-res live photos

Sony Xperia Z1 leaks in high-res live photos

29 August, 2013 | comments (142)

Sony Xperia Z1, previously rumored as Honami, is one of the regulars in our news section lately. We already know so many things about the gadget that we wonder if Sony will have any surprises left for us at the official announcement next...

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Sony Xperia Z1 network license unveils new photos, more info

Sony Xperia Z1 network license unveils new photos, more info

28 August, 2013 | comments (55)

The Telecommunication Equipment Certification Center in China has given the Sony Xperia Z1 a network license allowing it to operate on the country's mobile networks. However, the Certification Center has also leaked four snapshots of the smartphone...

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Sony seeds new update for Xperia Z Ultra, brings X-Reality engine

Sony seeds new update for Xperia Z Ultra, brings X-Reality engine

27 August, 2013 | comments (68)

Sony is definitely doing great with the firmware updates lately. The latest one is already heading to the Xperia Z Ultra phablet users around the globe and brings some key improvements. Here is the unofficial changelog that early adopters...

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Sony Xperia Z1 teaser video goes live, mockup confirms name

Sony Xperia Z1 teaser video goes live, mockup confirms name

27 August, 2013 | comments (86)

The first teaser video of Sony Xperia Z1 also known as Honami has just been published by the Japanese maker. Unfortunately the video is a combination of all teaser pictures we've seen so far and gives us no new details. Sony has already...

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New Jelly Bean firmware rolls out on Xperia S, SL, acro S

New Jelly Bean firmware rolls out on Xperia S, SL, acro S

27 August, 2013 | comments (82)

Just as promised Sony has now confirmed it is seeding a new 4.1 Jelly Bean firmware to the Xperia S, Xperia SL and Xperia acro S. It brings various improvements over the initial Jelly Bean release and is already available for download over-the-air...

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A bunch of new Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) live photos arrive

A bunch of new Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) live photos arrive

26 August, 2013 | comments (198)

Another day, another Honami leak. Today, Sony's highly anticipated flagship, the Xperia Z1 a.k.a. Honami, has leaked in a bunch of live shots, giving us an even better look of its design prior to its expected announcement on September 4. The...

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Sony releases image of Xperia Z1 (Honami) camera with G lens

Sony releases image of Xperia Z1 (Honami) camera with G lens

26 August, 2013 | comments (110)

Sony is continuing its #bestOfSony teasers of the Xperia Z1 / Honami with a look at the camera. A G logo next to it indicates the upcoming cameraphone will be using Sony's G lens, which is Sony's line of lenses for DSLRs and digicams. There's...

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Sony Xperia Honami Mini photo sizes it up against BlackBerry Q10

Sony Xperia Honami Mini photo sizes it up against BlackBerry Q10

25 August, 2013 | comments (98)

We’ve had a good look at the big Sony Xperia Z1 / Honami, how about a blurry look of the rumored Honami Mini next? A post from a newly registered XDA-Developers user Xleaky shows a compact Sony phone next to a BlackBerry Q10. The post reads: “You...

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Sony Xperia Z1 press image and metal chassis leaks

Sony Xperia Z1 press image and metal chassis leaks

24 August, 2013 | comments (158)

The Sony Xperia Z1, erstwhile known as 'Honami', has leaked once again, this time through a press image. This latest image shows the device in three colors: black, white and purple. The colors are identical to the ones the Xperia Z is sold in...


UK carrier EE retweets Sony's Xperia Z1 (Honami) teaser

UK carrier EE retweets Sony's Xperia Z1 (Honami) teaser

23 August, 2013 | comments (25)

Yesterday Sony took it to Twitter to promote the "smartphone everyone's been talking about," which the rumor mill unanimously agrees is the Xperia Honami or Xperia Z1. Today UK's EE retweeted that message, which is a strong hint the carrier will...

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Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) flagship gets teased again

Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) flagship gets teased again

23 August, 2013 | comments (88)

Following yesterday's teased Twitter image of the power button on the upcoming Xperia Z1 "Honami" flagship, the latest Facebook shot from Sony highlights the smartphone's underwater capabilities. The sheer amount of leaks surrounding the...

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Sony teases Honami power button on Twitter, gets us excited

Sony teases Honami power button on Twitter, gets us excited

22 August, 2013 | comments (92)

Sony has gone to Twitter to tease its upcoming Honami smartphone. Accompanied by the hashtag #bestofSony comes an image of Sony's signature power button, complete with Sony's claims of precision engineering. Sony makes it pretty clear we're...

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Sony Xperia Z1 benchmarked, Snapdragon 800 does as expected

Sony Xperia Z1 benchmarked, Snapdragon 800 does as expected

20 August, 2013 | comments (100)

We saw the press image of the Sony Honami a.k.a Xperia Z1 earlier today and now, we have the alleged benchmark results of the upcoming cameraphone flagship from Sony. The alleged AnTuTu scores of what seems to be the Chinese variant of the Xperia...

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Sony Honami press shot leaks, to be called Xperia Z1

Sony Honami press shot leaks, to be called Xperia Z1

20 August, 2013 | comments (97)

Sony's frequently leaked cameraphone codenamed Honami could be officially named Xperia Z1. The rumor comes from a recognized XDA-Developers user, who has provided some leaks regarding past Xperia devices. Additionally, a few press shots of the...

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