NVIDIA SHIELD- Get Rich Gaming Experience

Mar 4, 2015 by     2 Comments    Posted under: Fun Stuff, News, Technology News

NVIDIA SHIELD Unveils – A Gaming Focused Set-top Box That runs with your Android TV

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NVIDIA which is one of the largest manufacturer of chip components for high-end PCs cars and tablets, has now launched Android TV powered set-top box and console. The first NVIDIA SHIELD was a gaming handheld, followed by powerful SHIELD tablet and now brings the new $200 set-top box that runs with your Android TV at the on-going GDC 2015 in San Francisco, California.

The NVIDIA SHIELD set-top box works with Android TV allowing your tablet apps and games apps to run on the Television. The NVIDIA device is the world’s first 4K- capable Android Set-top box “says CEO Jen-Hsun Huang”. The device is based on Android OS and supports huge range of apps from Google Playstore. The NVIDIA SHIELD also comes with incredible Voice Search Feature.

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NVIDIA aims at making your living much more entertaining by allowing you to run local and stareamed games via NVIDIA Grid which is game streaming service offered by NVIDIA. The Console allows you to stream videos upto 1080 @ 60 fps. The Gaming Console is expected to launch with more than 50 Games on the NVIDIA Grid store.

The Set-top box and console is powered by TEGRA X1 processor with 3 Gb of RAM which supports 256 -bit Maxwell GPU. The device comes with 16 GB of internal storage, but good news is it also features a micro-sd card along with micro USB 2.0, two USB type 3.0 port and HDMI port. The Console is powerful enough to play games like Crysis 3, Doom 3 BFG edition, borderlands and all other high end games. The console also comes with bluethoot support, dual band wifi connection along with 7.1 and 5.1 sound surround over HDMI.

Apart from Gaming, the NVDIA SHIELD console lets you stream and run 4k content on your Android Television. You can also store videos and games to your console as it has got huge storage capacity and enjoy them whenever you like.

WRAPPING UP

The NVIDIA SHIELD is loaded with tonnes of features, that is something to look to when buying a Gaming console, But sure NVIDIA will need more games in the hood to attract more gamers towards it. The Device will be available land the stores in May and is expected at a price of $200. NVIDIA SHIELD aims at making your living room much more entertaining and is powered by High end processor that will definitely provide you with rich Gaming Experience and more.