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Toshiba Thrive Tablet Review

A mid-range tablet and price point with some high-end features.

August 22, 2011
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Operating System
  • Android 3
Length (short end) 273 in.
Width (long end) 177 in.
Thickness 16 in.
Processor NVidia Tegra 2
Display Width 5.375 in.
Display Height 8.625 in.
Display Resolution Width 800
Display Resolution Height 1280
Display DPI 150.0
USB USB
Music & Audio Playback Yes
Music & Audio Output 3.5mm
Audio Input None
Built-in Speakers Yes
Built-in Microphone Yes
Video Playback Yes
Video Output Yes
Internal Memory 16.0
EBook Battery Life 5 hours, 47 minutes
Audio Battery Life Over 24 hours
Video Battery Life 6 hours, 38 minutes
HDMI Output Yes (cable not included)
Composite Output No
Component Output No
S-Video Output No
Original Price 449.0
Product Type Tablet
WiFi 802.11n
Brand Name (Toshiba)
Audio Formats Supported
  • MP3
  • AAC
  • WAV
  • WMA
  • WAV (DRM protected)
  • m4a
Memory Card
  • SD Card
  • SDHC Card
Video Formats Supported
  • H.264
  • H.263
  • MPEG-4
  • WMV
  • .mpg
  • .flv
Cellular Network
  • Unlocked
Manufacturer Name Toshiba

Sections

  1. Introduction
  2. Product Tour
  3. Screen
  4. Battery & Controls
  5. eReader
  6. Music & Audio
  7. Movies & Video
  8. Email & Web Browsing
  9. Internet Apps
  10. Motorola Xoom Comparison
  11. Samsung Galaxy Tab (Verizon) Comparison
  12. Apple iPad 2 Wi-fi & 3G / AT&T / 16 GB Comparison
  13. Conclusion
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