Tag: Nvidia Shield

  • Nvidia Shield Experience 9.0 Update Brings Android 11 to Streaming Devices

    Nvidia Shield Experience 9.0 Update Brings Android 11 to Streaming Devices

    Today, Nvidia announced in a blog post that it’s rolling out the SHIELD Software Experience Upgrade 9.0. The upgrade will bring the Android 11 OS to Nvidia Shield TVs. With the update, Shield users will get an updated Gboard (the Google Keyboard) for using voice commands and Google Assistant, additional permissions for customizing privacy across […]

  • Nvidia Shield and Nvidia Shield Pro Are On Sale + Get fuboTV, Apple TV+, and Showtime Free with Purchase

    Nvidia Shield and Nvidia Shield Pro Are On Sale + Get fuboTV, Apple TV+, and Showtime Free with Purchase

    Both the Nvidia Shield and the Nvidia Shield Pro are $20 off at Best Buy right now. That puts that Nvidia Shield at $129.99, down from $149.99, and the Nvidia Shield Pro at $179.99, down from $199.99. The Nvidia Shield Pro is an Android TV streaming device with 3GB RAM and 2 USB ports for […]

  • The Nvidia Shield is Back on Sale for $20 Off

    The Nvidia Shield is Back on Sale for $20 Off

    The Nvidia Shield streaming device is on sale at Best Buy and on Amazon for $20 off. That brings the cost down to $129.99 from $149.99. Buy the Nvidia Shield on Amazon Buy the Nvidia Shield at Best Buy The Nvidia Shield is an Android TV streaming device with a compact design. With the Shield, you’ll get […]

  • Save $25 on the Nvidia Shield for Prime Day

    Save $25 on the Nvidia Shield for Prime Day

    The Nvidia Shield streaming device is on sale for Prime Day for $25 off. That brings the cost down to $124.99 from $149.99. The Nvidia Shield is an Android TV streaming device with a compact design. With the Shield, you’ll get 4K HDR streaming, Dolby Vision for more vivid, lifelike images, and Dolby Sound for […]

  • The Apple TV App is Now Available on Nvidia Shield

    The Apple TV App is Now Available on Nvidia Shield

    Apple’s Apple TV streaming app is now available for Nvidia Shield users after getting Google Chromecast support earlier this year, with a promise to become available on additional Android TV devices later in the year. Nvidia says Shield TV users will be able to watch Apple TV content with Dolby Vision — “a combination that […]

  • Nvidia Shield is $20 Off for Black Friday

    Nvidia Shield is $20 Off for Black Friday

    The Nvidia Shield is now on sale for $129.99, down from $149.99 for Black Friday. The Shield rarely goes on sale, so be sure to take advantage of this offer if you’ve been thinking about buying an Android TV device. The Nvidia Shield comes with a new HD to 4K AI upscale that will dramatically […]

  • So What Exactly is Google TV, and How is it Different from Google TV?

    So What Exactly is Google TV, and How is it Different from Google TV?

    As rumors about Google’s new Chromecast began to pile up, we started seeing more and more evidence it would run on something called Google TV — and one of the running theories was it was the new name for the Android TV operating system. But with its official unveiling earlier this week, it turns out […]

  • Latest Nvidia Shield TV Update Boosts AI Upscaling, Remote Control Features

    Latest Nvidia Shield TV Update Boosts AI Upscaling, Remote Control Features

    Nvidia’s latest Shield TV software update looks like it’ll bring some significant upgrades to the streaming device’s AI upscaling feature, alongside more customization options for the current remote control. We covered the basics of how Nvidia’s AI upscaler works in an article and video earlier this year, but this latest update, version 8.2, broadens support […]

  • Nvidia’s Shield TV Might Be Shielded from Android TV’s Home Screen Ads Feature

    Nvidia’s Shield TV Might Be Shielded from Android TV’s Home Screen Ads Feature

    Earlier this month, we reported on a new feature coming to Android TV devices that autoplays teaser videos on the home screen. The new feature is meant to draw your attention to new content and, potentially, convince you to watch. And while various Android TV-powered devices have received the update over the past few weeks, […]

  • How to Use NVIDIA Shield TV’s AI Upscaling Feature

    How to Use NVIDIA Shield TV’s AI Upscaling Feature

    The NVIDIA Shield TV and Shield TV Pro are both powerful, flexible streaming devices that support a number of advanced features, including 4K HDR playback at up to 60 frames per second. But one of its more interesting party tricks is what the company calls “AI upscaling.” This is in addition to the standard and […]