Sony Xperia Z1 or Sony Honami i1 is a powerhouse, if one look at the latest AnTuTu benchmark scores. Recently, the Chinese variant of the device ( Sony L39h) scored 30,625, which is again not less than an achievement. In comparison to Honami i1, the LG G2 scored 29,909. Still, Samsung's forthcoming Galaxy Note 3 is unbelievably fast at 33,082.
The Hong Kong version of Galaxy Note 3 scored impressively at AnTuTu benchmark test( via GforGames). Moreover, the Chinese variant of Sony Xperia Z1 was stuffed with a 2.2GHz quad-core processor powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor. The device was running Google's Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean.
The Sony Xperia Z1 is one of the most awaited smartphones to arrive in the market. It's a dedicated camera phone at the same time comes with latest Snapdragon 800 processor. The internal specifications are said to be top notch, as it is now visible through various leaks.
The phone will have a 5-inch display having resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The Honami i1 is said to be called as a direct successor to Xperia Z. The Xperia Z1 will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 (quad-core) processor coupled with 2GB of RAM and 16GB/32GB of internal memory (expandable up to 64GB via microSD card). The device sits somewhere between Xperia Z and Xperia Z Ultra, in terms of design and build quality.
The biggest strength of Xperia Z1 will be its camera. Reportedly, the camera fitted inside Xperia Z1 is rumored to have a 20.7MP camera sensor with "G Lens "and other sophisticated imaging technologies. It is also said that the phone will be able to record videos in 4K resolution. A senior executive over at Sony India had told us few days back that the device would give Nokia Lumia 1020 and Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom, a tough competition.
Sony is now serious about its mobile division, especially; if one see the type of activities going on in India. For instance, India is one among the few countries in the world to taste Xperia Z Ultra a little early. Next in the line is the arrival of SmartWatch 2 in September. Sony India recently launched Xperia M, a low end Android phone at an affordable price.
The Sony Xperia Z1 will be announced on September 4 at IFA Berlin tech show. Stay tuned to GizBot for more updates.