Excerpt: Aside from a few cosmetic differences, experts say that AT&T's LG Thrive and LG Phoenix are essentially one and the same. The Thrive is the carrier's first prepaid Android smartphone, while the Phoenix requires a contract.
Pros: Easy user interface, World phone, Long battery life, Small and lightweight
Cons: Lack of a dedicated camera button, Weak camera, Unable to play Flash videos in browser, Built-in AT&T apps are not removable
Summary: The LG Thrive is AT&T's version of the LG Optimus One, which has made quite an impact across all the U.S. carriers. The Thrive is also the first smartphone to be released on AT&T's Go prepaid plan, once again, aiming at the entry level market. Will it truly thrive like the name suggests?
Summary: It is true that the new baby from LG is no match for the G2X, yet the experts believe that it is going to take the market by storm. The all new AT&T’s duo from LG is christened LG Thrive and is one mean machine which would definitely satisfy the Android lovers.