Update: According to a statement from NVIDIA the 500GB version of SHIELD listed on their site earlier today was put there by accident. It does however exist and is intended as a developer model. Whether that means it will never be offered to consumers remains to be seen.
NVIDIA has already provided a brief teaser showing what Android 5.0 Lollipop will look like on the SHIELD tablet and that we could expect it this month, but today they are reaffirming that commitment along with some other updates surrounding the SHIELD tablet.
We are still working on getting an NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet to review for you, but if that 16GB base model wasn’t cutting it for you then you’ll be glad to hear that the 32GB model with LTE is at last up for pre-order and will begin shipping September 30.
Almost exactly one year ago, NVIDIA shipped the original SHIELD, now known as the SHIELD Portable, and promised a no compromises mobile gaming experience. The hardware delivered on that promise right out of the gate, and over the course of the year NVIDIA continued to refine and expand on the software for SHIELD until it was the equal of ... Read More »
We already had a nice clean shot of NVIDIA’s upcoming SHIELD tablet, but the latest leak courtesy of VideoCardz.com strips away any remaining mystery surrounding the “newest member of the SHIELD family” just days before NVIDIA’s scheduled July 22nd announcement.