The Toshiba Thrive is a versatile tablet that uses the Android operating system. With a high resolution and LED-backlit display at 10.1" diagonal, this user-friendly device allows the user to see without straining his/her eyes.
Even on those bright sunny days where the glare makes other e-readers hard to read, this tablet will remain well-lit so as to easily illuminate the text for the user. The screen will automatically adjust its brightness and contrast depending on the surrounding light conditions.
The Toshiba Thrive is a tablet that is built around the world's first mobile super-chip. Due to its first mobile dual-core processor, you'll be able to efficiently multitask on this tablet as well as enjoy faster browsing, console-quality gaming, high definition video, and faster Adobe and Flash.
Although this tablet is small, it boasts an impressive array of full-size ports. From an SD card slot, to mini and full USB ports, to a full-size HDMI port in order to connect to big screen TV's, this tablet has it all. Not only can it connect to so many other devices, this user-friendly tablet comes with a whole host of sensors. The Toshiba Thrive contains a gyroscope, accelerometer, e-compass, and a GPS. Thrive owners will be able to view anything in either landscape or portrait format with a full 360 degrees of rotation.
Overall, the Toshiba Thrive is an impressive powerful tablet indeed.
Need to Know: Toshiba Thrive
1. Offers its own slip-resistant rear cover which is available in a myriad of colors allowing a subtle hint of personality to show. (The Good)
2. Recharges in little over an hour versus other competitors which can take up to 3 hours. (The Good)
3. One of the bulkiest Honeycomb tablets weighing 25.57 oz and is around .62" thick. (The Bad)
4. A lower megapixel camera and the camera has no flash. (The Bad)