We now can play movies, pictures from any network computer in our home with Android Toshiba Thrive. All we need to have is the ES File Explorer apps from Google Play, I use the free version.
To make sure all Tablets and iPads can play our MP4 successfully, we use Handbrake 9.8 to convert our MKV to MP4. The quality comes out great, the size is 1280×720 @ 1.3GB for 90 minutes movie.
Toshiba Thrive is now can be upgraded to Android Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0.4. We do need to upgrade step by step from 22.214.171.124.5.0002 to 126.96.36.199.5.0003 first. BSplayer and MXplayer also must be upgraded to newer versions to play movies. Plants vs Zombies needs to be updated to work or it will freeze. Update from Honeycomb […]
June 30, 2012-The kids loved the Thrive, they loaded tons of free and paid games on their Android tablet. The amazing part is most of the games their cousins have on their ipads, my kids can also download them on Android market, either on Google or Amazon. Now my children (5 and 8) are very […]
We got a new Toshiba Thrive 16GB on Thanksgiving weekend. It was a great deal. The software was “xxxxxx18” and we need to update it to android 3.2.1. Locate “Settings” and “Services Station” icons on the apps screen-click settings and about to check the version then click Services Station to get updates. Update 3.1.01.5.0018 to […]
Finally, I got an Android tablet for me and my family to try out and enjoy (hopefully). I’ve been reading (specs) and watching prices of these Android tablets for almost a year now. I was excited about the Xoom but after my friend got one and return the next day because it wasn’t user friendly […]