NEW 2017 MODEL FEATURES
Supports SHOWMAX and DSTV NOW
The Shield TV 2017 is a lot more compact than the original Shield TV, while retaining the same funky aesthetics.
This new box is roughly half the size, and dare we say it looks rather cute in comparison to the bulky first model.
Chipset is the same as the 2015 model, as that was already extremely fast with no lag Amazon Prime Instant Video support has been added the to Shield 2017 Game controller – the 2017 model improves on it in several ways:
a) It’s now 20 per cent smaller, making it even more comfortable to wield for extended periods.
b) You get dual haptic feedback
c) The touch buttons have been replaced with physical buttons that are more responsive
d) You can now directly control your TV using the built-in IR blaster
The remote control is now included in the box as well as the game controller
The new Shield TV comes with Android 7.0 Nougat pre-installed Integrates with Google Home and Google Voice search SA Plug Included.
THE STREAMER FOR GAMERS
NVIDIA SHIELD is a streaming beast. The fastest, smoothest 4K HDR video. Infinite apps and entertainment. NVIDIA-powered gaming in the cloud or from your PC. The power to control every experience with your voice—soon even your home. It’s everything you want in one game-changing device that’s 3X faster than the closest competitor.
A KILLER VIEW
Movies and television shows pop with stunning detail. Watching sports feels like you’re courtside. 4K HDR delivers ultra-realistic image quality that’s 4X sharper than last-generation 2K HDTVs with a color spectrum that’s twice as rich. And High Dynamic Range (HDR) means you see more colors, more details, and brighter images for true visual depth.
THE WORLD AT YOUR COMMAND
Built-in Google Voice Search makes it easy to get what you want. All you have to do is ask to find the right app, game, or video quickly and with incredible precision. No more typing. Just instant results from Netflix, YouTube, HULU, HBO, VUDU, and more. Say “show me great sports movies” or “award-winning films” and SHIELD delivers. It’s voice search—only smarter.
THE ULTIMATE STREAMING MACHINE
Get the fastest, highest-quality streaming for movies, shows, and games. It’s all powered by NVIDIA Tegra® X1, the most advanced mobile processor NVIDIA has ever built.
COMMAND YOUR HOME
Just say the word, and watch SHIELD bring your home to life. You’re free to stream your favorite music, search across apps, and get information, news, sports scores, weather, and more—instantly. But that’s only the beginning. You can also control your lights. Media. Thermostat. Everything to make your home just the way you want it. Coming soon.
ENJOY YOUR STREAMING FROM A WIDE RANGE OF COMPATIBLE APPS