NVIDIA Shield has been my favorite Android TV device since it launched just over a year ago, and NVIDIA has never really taken its foot off the gas with it. There have been 10 updates to the Shield since launch, including getting Marshmallow before many smartphones.
The gaming prowess of the device was ... Read More »
NVIDIA has proven repeatedly that it wants to be the driving force in Android gaming, and between the SHIELD Tablet and the SHIELD Android TV, it definitely has the hardware to back it up. The other piece of the puzzle is, of course, the games, and NVIDIA is constantly working to ... Read More »
CES Press Day isn’t until tomorrow, but Nvidia always kicks things off the night before. The Nvidia press event will begin tonight at 6PM Pacific and will likely last a good 90 minutes. Last year, Nvidia’s CEO spent 45 minutes talking about how the automotive industry would be able to use its processors to revolutionize ... Read More »
NVIDIA is now pushing the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update to the SHIELD Tablet K1, and it’s a surprisingly good update. Though at first it seems really minor compared to Lollipop, the subtle changes start showing with use and make a big difference.
Some new features are Google ... Read More »
NVIDIA SHIELD launched back in May and continues to blow the doors off all competing streaming boxes thanks to the Tegra X1 processor. NVIDIA is still pushing to advance its Android TV offering and keep ahead of the pack, though.
SHIELD just keeps getting better
We already brought you the details of the ... Read More »
If you have owned or followed any of the devices in the NVIDIA SHIELD family then you are probably familiar with the NVIDIA GRID service: “Netflix for games” has been the NVIDIA pitch since the beginning. Originally launched in San Jose back in December of 2013, the service went nationwide in the U.S. ... Read More »
Back in March, NVIDIA officially unveiled the SHIELD set-top box running Android TV. Now, several months later and after launches at other retailers, Google is finally lining its digital storefront with the box.
NVIDIA officially announced today that both versions of the SHIELD set-top box are now available in the Google Store. The base model will run ... Read More »
While the SHIELD Portable is now twice removed as the latest SHIELD device on the block, NVIDIA certainly hasn’t forgotten about those that got on board the SHIELD bandwagon early.
Today an optional update for the SHIELD Portable is going out that updates the device to Android 5.1 Lollipop. Beyond the OS update ... Read More »
Late last year we saw Half-Life 2: Episode One hit as an exclusive for the NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet after Half-Life 2 and Portal arrived as exclusives on the SHIELD Portable. Suffice to say that Valve and NVIDIA’s SHIELD line are simpatico, and so it comes as no surprise that today we have Half-Life 2: ... Read More »
NVIDIA’s Android TV effort, the SHIELD is finally available starting today, NVIDIA made it in under the wire on their May launch projection.
The base model SHIELD comes with 16GB of storage, a SHIELD controller and HDMI cable for $199. You can buy it right now either directly through NVIDIA or Read More »