Xperia Honami Mini Rumor coming to compete with Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini


Something has gone wrong definitely yes first a rumored device Xperia Honami i1 and now it’s “mini” edition Xperia Honami Mini is in the rumor mill. Sony has already launched it’s 2013 flagship device Xperia Z with its counterpart Xperia ZL early this year and has just announced Xperia Z Ultra as it’s new phablet.

Xperia Honami Mini

Well definitely it’s an year for Sony Xperia phones, so many phones we have seen till now. Well they very much rumored Xperia device “Sony Xperia Honami” whose system dump and it’s apps are being leaked, confirms that there is a such device which will Sony release soon. Rumors are there that Xperia Honami will be another Sony flagship device.

What’s special about Xperia Honami ?

Xperia Honami packs the same configurations as just like Xperia Z Ultra does but with some tweaks like it will feature a 20MP cam with cybershot. The very much awaited feature of Xperia Honami will be it’s rear cam as Sony’s competitor for Nokia Lumia series whose rear cams are far better than cams of other phones. Xperia Honami has not been announced in any statement from Sony yet and we have heard that Sony is also preparing Xperia Honami Mini to come in market. Sony’s first device it will be, if it comes in such avatar.

We would have been happy if the rumors of mini handset of Xperia Z came, but it’s a old handset Sony should have rolled the mini variant of Xperia Z a lot earlier, well no issues we gonna see Xperia Honami mini sure

More “mini” phones in market – Galaxy S4 Mini and HTC One Mini

Recently both HTC as well as Samsung has launched the mini variants of their flagship device as “HTC One Mini” and “Galaxy S4 Mini“. Well from the phone’s size 4.3″ screen both phones have been fit in mini category.

Galaxy S4 Mini is surely our take when it’s a mini handset. Packed in 4.3″ screen size with 540 x 960 pixels resolution. Galaxy S4 Mini comes with both 3G and LTE 4G variant (market dependent).

Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini

Good news is that it comes with optional dual SIM variant also. Dimensions varies from 124.6 x 61.3 x 8.9 mm weighing just 107 gram while other phones in same category weighs a lot higher than Galaxy S4 Mini like Xperia S, SL weighs around 144 grams. 8 MP rear cam with 1.9 MP resolution and Adreno 3.5 is featured. Specifications of Galaxy S4 mini surely will attract customers and users around the world but it’s all depends on your takes.

Galaxy S4 Mini counterpart HTC One Mini is not behind now. HTC One mini also comes in 4.3″ size with 720 x 1280 pixels resolution, a HD one which we saw missing in Galaxy S4 Mini.


HTC One mini also features both 3G and 4G LTE variant of phone. Snapdragon 400 1.4 Ghz dual core processor with Adreno 305. HTC One mini comes with android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean which is just being rolled out on all HTC ONE devices all around the world.

Which mini to choose ?

Sony Xperia haters stay away  We all users will be happy to see a mini handset variant from Sony if it ever comes. As rumor of Xperia Honami has grown and leaked apps and widgets shows that device is there, may be it is in manufacturing or something else but Sony is cooking something with Xperia Honami. We may expect Xperia Honami mini with the launch of Xperia Honami.

As comparing both Galaxy S4 Mini and HTC One Mini, our take is HTC One Mini; specifications aren’t a bit different but some features surely make HTC One Mini ahead in the race. Rumor mill have spread over Xperia Honami mini soon it will be unveiled.


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