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The past few weeks has seen a flurry of rumours regarding Sony's pet project -Xperia i1 Honami. Now, a new report has surfaced online with the purported spec sheet of the mystery smartphone.

Chinese website which got hold of the alleged specs sheet of the Xperia i1 Honami has revealed the Sony's upcoming camera centric phone will boast of a 20.0-megapixel Exmor RS camera with CMOS sensor, the company's exclusive G-lens and a separate BIONZ image processor. On the front side, the phone is reported to pack a 2.0-megapixel Exmor R camera.

The website further stated that the Sony Xperia i1 Honami will sport a 5.0-inch full HD Triluminos display with X-Reality screen technology and run on Android v4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS powered by a superfast 2.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 series quad-core processor. Other stipulated specifications include 2GB RAM and 16 GB inbuilt memory which can be expanded via microSD card.

The Japanese company is rumoured to unveil the Xperia i1 Honami smartphone on 4 September, just a couple of days ahead of the international technology trade fair, IFA (Internationale Funkausstellung Berlin) 2013 which is set to kick-off on 6 September.

Rumoured specifications of Sony Xperia i1 Honami:

Model Sony Xperia i1 Honami
Display 5.0-inch full HD screen with Triluminos display technology  and X-Reality for mobile
OS Android v4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 series quad-core processor with 2.2Ghz CPU speed
Storage capacity 16GB with microSD card for memory expansions
Camera Main: 20-megapixel Exmor RS camera with Sony G-lens and separate BIONZ image processorFront: 2.0-megapixel Exmor R camera
Battery 3,000 mAh
Add-ons Water resistant and dust proof IP55/IP57 certifications, NFC, MHL, Wi-Fi (Miracast), LTE
Dimensions 144.0x 73.9 x 8.9 mm


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