If you’re the lucky owner of an NVIDIA SHIELD, you know that the device can do quite a bit. It can play games locally, output games to a TV and even stream games from your computer (if you have an NVIDIA GTX 650 that is). But what if you don’t have a powerful desktop PC? ... Read More »
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NVIDIA delivers a major SHIELD update; virtual button mapping, ‘console’ mode, GameStream, Android 4.3
The NVIDIA SHIELD got off to a rocky start with a price drop prior to a launch delayed by a hardware issue. However when SHIELD finally did make it into reviewers and consumers hands, the response was largely positive. The final hardware is exceptionally well thought-out and constructed. SHIELD shipped ... Read More »
NVIDIA has been showing off the SHEILD in select places, and I got to play with one. I drove an hour to go play with it… and arrived three hours early. I thought to myself, “Was it worth waiting three hours ... Read More »
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As you most likely recall, NVIDIA’s new handheld was originally slated to launch on June 27. Literally just a day before launch, they were forced to call it off due to a mechanical issue.
The announcement at the time was simply that the new launch date would be in July, but no definite ... Read More »
We think the NVIDIA SHIELD is an awesome product, but it has faced its fair share of problems. Most recently, the product release date was pushed back at the last minute. NVIDIA cited a third party parts problem and decided to fix it prior to launch. However, those who were looking forward to SHIELD will ... Read More »
The life of concept devices is often rough. We’ve seen it time and time again with companies trying to take a fresh spin on an idea but finding themselves with a product that simply doesn’t sell. We recognize that manufacturers are always taking a risk when they create a unique device but sometimes we just ... Read More »
Just a day before Shield was set to launch (and only six days after announcing the official date), NVIDIA has been forced to push back the release of their Tegra 4 powered gaming handheld. The culprit is an unspecified mechanical defect found in the final hardware.
While it’s gratifying to see ... Read More »
The NVIDIA Shield is a unique device; it’s NVIDIA’s first attempt at an honest to goodness Android gaming tablet. Complete with a foldable design, 5-inch 720p display, complete console controls and the ability to play both Android and PC games, the Shield certainly packs a lot of features. But the $349 price tag has always ... Read More »
NVIDIA surprised everyone at CES with the announcement of their mobile gaming device Project SHIELD, and today they finally revealed the launch details. Fans who signed up to receive updates by clicking “Notify Me” on the SHIELD website will have an exclusive opportunity to pre-order starting today for $349. Pre-order for the general public will ... Read More »