Toshiba Prepares Thrive 7" Tablet; Coming DecemberCategory: Prebuilts, Small Form Factor
Posted: September 28, 2011 02:46AM
Toshiba is busy preparing its latest Thrive tablet, this time a smaller 7" offering. The Thrive 7" tablet features a high resolution touchscreen (1280x800) coupled with Toshiba Adaptive Display and Resolution+ technology to enhance video and image quality. The Thrive packs in a NVIDIA Tegra 2 dual-core CPU and 1GB of RAM, along with either 16GB or 32GB of on-board flash memory. Other features include a microSD card slot for extra storage, two cameras (one 5MP rear with LED flash and one 2MP front), and micro HDMI and USB ports. All the basics such as WiFi, GPS and Bluetooth support are also covered. Android 3.2 is the OS of choice. The tablet also includes a gyroscope and stereo speakers, and weighs in at 0.88 pound. The Toshiba Thrive 7" tablet should be available in December, although Toshiba did not disclose details regarding the pricing of the new tablet.