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Toshiba outs software update for the Thrive that fixes its deep sleep issue

0. phoneArena 03 Aug 2011, 16:30 posted on

Kudos to Toshiba for obviously following through because starting today, a new software update for the Toshiba Thrive is being pushed out as we speak. Rather than following the usual update process we tend to see...

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posted on 03 Aug 2011, 19:14

1. biophone (Posts: 1893; Member since: 15 Jun 2011)


Cool i have been looking to buy a reasonably priced tablet. The thrive is a good one and the asus. Glad to see updates.

posted on 03 Aug 2011, 20:17

2. Dobber (unregistered)


That seems to solve two of the most quoted drawbacks with the thrive. The three things that make me doubt it are:

1 The ports
2 The readily replaceable battery
3 That it doesn't try to be an iPad trope (looking at your Tab 10.1)

I am insecure enough to need more reasons to believe. Give me some!

posted on 03 Aug 2011, 20:18

3. Dobber (unregistered)


The three things that make me like it, I should have said... :p

posted on 31 Aug 2012, 22:02

5. iSometimes (Posts: 45; Member since: 16 Feb 2011)


I actually received an ICS update for this tablet a few days ago and it makes the device so much better. It is complete trash without ICS-very buggy and slow. I would recommend a Nexus 7 and if that is too small, then ASUS Transformer Prime.

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