Shield Is NVIDIA’s latest mobile gaming product featuring their Tegra 4 technology. Shield looks to be a beast of a mobile device running NVIDIA Tegra 4 Quad Core Mobile Processor with 2GB RAM.
Its display is a 5 inch 1280×720 (294 ppi) Multi-Touch Retinal Quality Display. on the audio side of things the game pad has two Integrated Stereo Speakers with Built-in Microphone and sound quality is reportedly amazing.
It’s running Jelly Bean out of the box and yes it will feature full support for Google Play.
One of the best features is the ability to stream your PC games to Shield and control every aspect right from the device.
“Featuring a new and innovative PC game streaming capability available in BETA at launch*, SHIELD gives you the power to wirelessly access your GeForce®GTX-powered computer from the comfort of your couch. Play your favorite PC games on a full-size controller with ultra-low latency thanks to SHIELD’s game-speed Wi-Fi and the fast performance of GeForce GTX GPUs.”
Shield will initially release in the US and Canada but international release dates will be coming soon. So for now if you know someone in the US who can take a delivery and ship back to you you can always do that.
|Processor||NVIDIA Tegra 4 Quad Core Mobile Processor with 2GB RAM|
|Display||5 inch 1280×720 (294 ppi) Multi-Touch Retinal Quality Display|
|Audio||Integrated Stereo Speakers with Built-in Microphone|
|Storage||16GB Flash Memory|
|Custom Tag Color||Silver|
|Wireless||802.11n 2×2 Mimo Wi-Fi
MicroSD storage slot
3.5mm stereo headphone jack with microphone support
|Motion Sensors||3 Axis Gyro
3 Axis Accelerometer
|Input controls||Dual analog joysticks
Left/right analog triggers
Android Home and Back buttons
NVIDIA power/multi-function button
|Battery||28.8 Watt Hours|
|Weight & Size||579 grams
158mm x 135mm (D) x 57mm (H)
|Operating System||Android Jelly Bean OS|
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