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Acer ICONIA TAB A500 vs Toshiba Thrive

Acer ICONIA TAB A500

Reasons to consider the ICONIA TAB A500

Google Android 3.2 (Honeycomb)
Size Much smaller 177x260x13 mm vs 177x273x16 mm More than 20% smaller
Bluetooth Significantly newer bluetooth support 2.1 vs 1.0 Typically faster data transfer and lower power consumption connecting to other bluetooth devices
Thickness Thinner 13 mm vs 16 mm Around 20% thinner
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Reasons to consider the Thrive

3.5G, Google Android 3.1 (Honeycomb)
Screen type Bright, vivid screen LED vs LCD Brighter and more vivid colour reproduction
Wifi Much faster wifi 802.11n (150 mbps) vs 802.11b (11 mbps) Higher bandwidth streaming at hotspots (more than 13.5x faster)
Internal storage Significantly more internal storage 32 GB vs 16 GB 2x more internal storage, which means more music, photos and movies
Network Faster max data speeds HSDPA (7.2 mbps) vs None Almost the same

Competitors

Common Pros and Cons

Compared to recent cellphones

Pros Cons
Screen size Very large screens
10.1"
Screen resolution Very high resolution screens
1280x800
Internal storage More internal storage than most for storing music, photos and movies
ICONIA TAB A500:16 GB
Thrive:32 GB
Multi-touch Both support multi-touch
Intuitive gestures such as pinch to zoom
Touchscreen type Touch sensitive screens
Easy to use with your fingers
Camera resolution Capture very high resolution images
5 MP
compatibility-score Works with many headphones
1.0
App store Many apps available at their app store(s)
Android App Market
App store Both have an app store, makes it easy to add new games and programs
Easily get games and programs for your phone
Size Large
ICONIA TAB A500:177x260x13 mm
Thrive:177x273x16 mm
Weight Heavy
ICONIA TAB A500:730 g
Thrive:725 g
GPS Lack assisted GPS
GPS
Screen PPI Lower quality display of text, images and video
149 PPI

Compared to recent tablets

Pros Cons

We're not aware of any interesting pros shared by these two products.

Network Slower data transfer than average
ICONIA TAB A500:None
Thrive:HSDPA (7.2 mbps)

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