Wednesday, January 18, 2017

NVIDIA SHIELD TV Streaming Media Player - Available on Amazon ✈

The all-new NVIDIA SHIELD TV Streaming Media Player is now available on Amazon for $199.99 & FREE shipping.


"The world’s most advanced streamer".
The new Shield TV can stream 4K UHD videos with HDR.
Inside there's an NVIDIA Tegra X1 processor with a 256-core GPU and 3GB of RAM.
Internal storage is only 16GB, but is expandable with external USB3.0 flash drives.
The main unit is rather small and weighs just 250gr.

As far as interfaces go, you get:
  • 802.11ac 2x2 WiFi + BT4.1
  • Gigabit LAN
  • HDMI 2.0b with HDCP 2.2 and CEC support
  • Two Type-A USB3.0 ports
  • The OS is Android 7.0 Nougat, with Android TV and Google Cast.
You can also use it to stream AAA games with the GeForce NOW cloud GPU service, which reportedly works quite nicely. You also get some exclusive Android games, available only on SHIELD.

The SHIELD TV package includes the main unit, remote, 40W adapter, and the redesigned SHIELD controller. The SHIELD controller has a mic for voice search, dual rumble vibration feedback, headset 3.5mm jack for private listening, IR blaster for controlling TV volume/power and 60+ hours of battery life.

The $299.99 Shield TV Pro version is also available on Amazon.
For the extra $100, you get all the features of the Shield TV, plus:
  • IR receiver on main unit (compatible with Logitech Harmony remote)
  • MicroSD slot
  • MicroUSB 2.0 port
  • 500GB internal storage (instead of 16GB)
  • main unit is a bit larger and weighs 654gr
More info from NVIDIA
* ✈ International shipping available.