What is Nvidia SHIELD TV?
What is Nvidia SHIELD TV?
NVIDIA SHIELD TV is the essential streaming media player for the modern living room. Thousands of apps. Thousands of games. The most 4K entertainment. And the Google Assistant built in.
Killer View – Movies, TV shows and games look unbelievably good with best-in-class 4K HDR or high-definition 1080p Enjoy the smoothest streaming of hundreds of PC quality games with the next generation of GeForce Get the most comprehensive search results of any streaming device with results from over 100 apps SHIELD is 3x Faster than the nearest competitor so it delivers the snappiest, easy to use streaming experience SHIELD delivers a complete entertainment experience, shipping with a remote as well as the SHIELD Game Controller.
- Killer View – Movies, TV shows and games look unbelievably good with best-in-class 4K HDR or high-definition 1080p
- Enjoy the smoothest streaming of hundreds of PC quality games with the next generation of GeForce
- Get the most comprehensive search results of any streaming device with results from over 100 apps
- SHIELD is 3x Faster than the nearest competitor so it delivers the snappiest, easy to use streaming experience
- SHIELD delivers a complete entertainment experience, shipping with a remote as well as the SHIELD Game Controller
This device is using the Android OS which means you can use all apps that have been released for the Android OS.
These apps are available here with installation guide at:
4K HDR THEATRE
Movie theater quality meets living room comfort. Netflix, Prime Video, and Vudu deliver original 4K HDR content with beautiful colors and unmatched visual quality. Cutting-edge Dolby Atmos and immersive DTS-X surround sound pass-through elevate your audio experience.
VOICE SEARCH & CONTROL
Let your voice be the key to finding the content you want, fast. Use simple voice commands to play, pause, rewind, and fast-forward your entertainment.
GAMING READY. BUILT FOR THE FUTURE.
Why limit yourself to just one way to game when you can have multiple options in one device? Blockbuster titles, online multiplayer, action adventure, and even family favorites—all played from the comfort of your couch. SHIELD TV also includes instant access to the high-demand GeForce NOW™ beta game streaming service, which will forever change the way you game.
ENHANCE YOUR GAMING
The SHIELD controller features a sleek polygon-inspired finish and is packed with tech—including a headset jack for private listening, dual vibration, rechargeable batteries, and a handy mic for Google Assistant searches. Plus, it’s ergonomically designed for hours of comfortable gaming
GOOGLE ASSISTANT ON THE BIG SCREEN
Share Google Photos from your latest trip, see sports scores with advanced stats, and even view a live Arlo video feed from the baby room on your TV using only your voice†, all while sitting on the couch. You can also search for movies and shows, access media playback controls, change the temperature, dim the lights, and so much more. The Google Assistant is always on, ready to help, and makes life in your living room that much more relaxing.
Say More: Control SHIELD TV with Amazon Echo Devices
A new Alexa Skill has launched in the US enabling hands-free control of SHIELD TV with your Amazon Echo devices*.
Google Home, Welcome to the SHIELD Family
16 x 9.9 x 2.5
NVIDIA® Tegra® X1 processor with a 256-core GPU and 3 GB RAM
|Flash Memory||16 MB|
|Operating System||Android 8.0|
|OS Description||Android 8.0 (Oreo) powered by Android TV™ and Chromecast™ built in|
802.11ac 2×2 MIMO 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz Wi-Fi Bluetooth 4.1/BLE Captive Portal support* Gigabit Ethernet HDMI 2.0b with HDCP 2.2 and CEC support Two USB 3.0 (Type A) * Requires SHIELD controller
Sources of Media Content
Audio & Video
|Audio Codecs||High-resolution audio playback up to 24-bit/192 kHz over HDMI and USB High-resolution audio up-sample to 24-bit/192 kHz over USB|
Audio support: AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, MP3, WAVE, AMR, OGG Vorbis, FLAC, PCM, WMA, WMA-Pro, WMA-Lossless, DD+/DTS (pass-through), Dolby Atmos (pass-through), Dolby TrueHD (pass-through), DTS-X, and DTS-HD (pass-through)
4K HDR Ready Up to 4K HDR playback at 60 FPS (H.265/HEVC) Up to 4K playback at 60 FPS (VP8, VP9, H.264, MPEG1/2) Up to 1080p playback at 60 FPS (H.263, MJPEG, MPEG4, WMV9/VC1)
|Video Codecs||VP8, VP9, H.264, MPEG1/2) H.265/HEVC H.263, MJPEG, MPEG4, WMV9/VC1|
|Video Containers||Format/Container support: Xvid/ DivX/ASF/AVI/MKV/MOV/M2TS/MPEG-TS/MP4/WEB-M|
What’s included in the box
Hands-free Mic for Google Assistant USB Charging cable Headset jack for private listening Dual vibration feedback 60+ hour gaming battery life