Editors Liked

  • Full sized HDMI
  • USB
  • Well-established support community and accessory selection
  • Standard sized ports
  • Removable battery
  • Brilliant looking display
  • Relatively inexpensive
  • Not tied to a mobile carrier
  • SD card slot makes expanding the Thrive's memory easy

Editors Didn't Like

  • Bigger, thicker, heavier, and slower than newer tablets
  • Only a 5MP main camera
  • Buggy platform experience
  • Choppy kinetic scrolling with web browsing
  • No support for 3G or 4G connectivity