The Toshiba Thrive is that full figured Android 3.1 Honeycomb tablet that was recently launched. Sadly some users were plagued with sleep and wake issues where the device was not turning on. Toshiba has issued an update for this issue and it is now available today for those that need it.

Toshiba quickly acknowledged the problem and made a statement saying an update would be coming shortly. It is now available today for download right on your device. In case you’ve missed it we recently were able to get the Toshiba Thrive in for a full review so clickity clack that link for full details.

Here is the official word from Toshiba:

A limited number of Thrive Tablet users have experienced a Resume issue when in Sleep mode. Toshiba has released a software update to resolve this issue, improving the sleep-and-resume performance, as well as enhancing the multimedia playback capabilities of the device. The software update can be downloaded through the Toshiba Service Station utility app found on the Thrive Tablet.

A few friends of mine have experienced this issue and are reporting the update was quick and only took about 10 minutes and has solved the problem. Feel free to reply in the comment section below if the update works for your tablet as we’d love to hear your thoughts. We also have a full rundown of all the specs for the Toshiba Thrive at our new phone and tablet database. Here is the Thrive specs:

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[via SlashGear]