After making a big splash with the launch of Sony Xperia Z and Xperia
ZL, Sony seems to be working on two new devices that are codenamed
Honami and Xperia Togari.
According to a news report by
PhoneArena, Sony Xperia Togari will be the first large display device
from the Sony's stable. The website also mentions that as per a Baidu
forum member, this large display device will come with a stylus.
Sony Xperia Togari is expected to be a very slim smartphone much like
the Sony Xperia Z. The earlier rumours stated that this phablet will
have 6.44-inch full-HD display and the latest set of leaks too confirm
the same. This smartphone could have a pixel density of about 342ppi.
the month of February the benchmark scores of this Sony Xperia C680X
had leaked online and as per GSMArena, Xperia C680X could well be the
Xperia Togari. Unfortunately, the test scores of Sony Xperia C680X did
not reveal much about the specifications of this phablet.
Honami on the other hand will be a camera-focussed smartphone that will
come with a 16-megapixel or a 20-megapixel Cyber-shot CMOS sensor with
Carl Zeiss lens. According to GSM Arena, Sony is also likely to deploy
Walkman audio chip in its Honami, which will be on the lines of S-Master
MX Digital Amplifier.
The website is quoting ePrice in
regards to the specifications of this device, which mentions 5-inch
full-HD screen, a Snapdragon 800 processor that clocks 2.3GHz along with
2GB of RAM. This device is also expected to come with a 2700mAh or a
The other alleged specification of Sony Honami include 4.8-inch full-HD display and 13.1-megapixel rear camera.
per the current set of leaks, both Sony Honami and Xperia Togari appear
to be water and dust resistant devices much like the Sony Xperia Z.
website claims that Sony Honami will use Triluminos display and there
is a possibility that Xperia Togari too might deploy the same.
reports had suggested that Sony is working on an affordable 5-inch
device but there were no concrete details available in regards to this
phablet. However, this device is too is expected to be available in the
second half of the year.