Because of Snowpocalypse right here in Portland, OR, FedEx had a troublesome time turning in an important package deal. As you'll have noticed on Twitter this morning, this used to be the package deal we have been anxiously expecting. After a host of from side to side between me and FedEx, the brand new SHIELD TV from NVIDIA has in spite of everything arrived, so let’s get proper into unboxing this factor.
That includes the similar specifications from the 2015 style, the SHIELD TV (2017) comes with a Tegra X1 processor and 3GB of RAM, in addition to 16GB of integrated garage. On the other hand, if that’s now not sufficient room to suit your whole HD and 4K content material, twin USB 3.0 ports will have to have you ever coated. If that’s nonetheless now not sufficient, the PRO model can also be bought for an additional $100, giving you 500GB of garage, in addition to a microSD slot.
On height of a forged Android TV revel in, the SHIELD TV could also be designed to provide top-notch gaming. Because of GeForce NOW, the ones now not invested right into a Steam library stuffed with video games will pay NVIDIA for get right of entry to to their library, which is filled with nice titles, with new ones being added all the time.
Within the field, NVIDIA supplies the SHIELD itself, SHIELD Controller, plus a SHIELD Far flung. With the unique SHIELD TV, that used to be a $50 accent. Just right taking a look out, NVIDIA.
The SHIELD TV (2017) is in the stores beginning lately for $199, with a PRO type additionally to be had for $299.
With a evaluation quickly to return, let’s get into the unboxing.