NVIDIA Shield review: The gaming has changed

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I am not a mobile gamer – at least not in the sense that some of you guys and gals might be. I tend to prefer my Android gaming in a casual, pick-it-up-put-it-down manner and rarely find myself playing a first person shooter or something with high-end graphics. Not because I don’t ...

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Will NVIDIA produce its own 7-inch tablet with Tegra Tab?

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New details published this week suggest NVIDIA is working on a Tegra Tab for release in the near future. The information is light at this stage, and mostly just speculation, but looks to include a 7-inch display, NVIDIA’s Tegra 4 processor, micro-HDMI and support for a stylus. The images ...

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NVIDIA releases SHIELD open source materials and recovery image

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Devs, start your engines. NVIDIA has officially released both the open source materials and data, as well as the recovery image, for SHIELD. According to NVIDIA, this gaming system should have developers licking their chops, touting dev-friendly features such as: World-class Tegra 4 development ...

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NVIDIA Shield arrives tomorrow (July 31)

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The gaming and entertainment device finally makes its way to retailers on July 31.

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NVIDIA Kepler technology coming mobile devices in early 2014

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NVIDIA announced on Wednesday that the Kepler technology found in desktops and supercomputers is now being integrated into mobile devices. Some readers may be familiar with NVIDIA’s Project Logan, the next-generation of mobile processor. Indeed, the Kepler stuff found in those ...

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NVIDIA: Shield begins shipping July 31

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NVIDIA took to their official blog this Sunday to announce that the gaming console/entertainment device, SHIELD, is set to launch on July 31. Indeed, after roughly one month delay, the Tegra 4-powered Android unit is in full production. Last month, we made the difficult decision to delay the ...

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NVIDIA Shield gets last minute price drop ahead of June 27 launch

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Listen up, mobile gamers! NVIDIA, listening to the feedback of the community, has dropped the price of the Shield one week ahead of its launch. Now, instead of carrying a $349 sticker, the gaming and entertainment device will cost only $299.  Indeed, that’s exactly the price I’ve ...

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NVIDIA Tegra 4i phone surfaces, debut in Q1 2014

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NVIDIA announced the Tegra 4i processor with LTE integrated on-board in February, and it seems it will be hitting the market soon. Folks over at Anandtech were lucky enough to get their hands on an unbranded Android phone, running on the Tegra 4i processor, at NVIDIA’s headquarter. Well, ...

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Nyko announces line of products for NVIDIA Shield

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Nyko announced on Tuesday that it will soon offer a line of products related to the NVIDIA Shield portable gaming console.  Set to arrive this summer and later this year, the accessories are designed to make things easier for gamers on the go. Nyko, attending E3, is showing off the new products ...

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NVIDIA Shield pre-orders are now live

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So excited about selling the NVIDIA Shield are retailers that they have begun offering pre-orders early. Effective immediately, you can place an order for the gaming console/controller/Android device through places like Newegg, GameStop, and NVIDIA. Gamers look to Gamestop as their defacto ...

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Highly anticipated NVIDIA Shield starts preorders on May 20 for $349, set to ship in June

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NVIDIA made quite a stir at CES this last January with the announcement of what they called “Project Shield”,  a new gaming device powered by Android. Well, now it seems they’re dropping the “project” status, as NVIDIA has announced that prospective gamers can ...

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NVIDIA announces Tegra 4i processor with integrated LTE, i500 LTE modem

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Today, NVIDIA has announced their newest hardware, the Tegra 4i processor with LTE integrated on-board, as well as some specifics for their i500 LTE modem. The project was formerly known as Project Grey. The Tegra 4i is said to bring to the table the highest performance of any single chip CPU ...

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Google rumored to drop NVIDIA in favor of Qualcomm for Nexus 7 refresh

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Google may turn to Qualcomm as the chipmaker of choice for the next-generation Nexus 7, reports  Pacific Crest analyst Michael McConnel. Citing supply chain issues and competitive pricing, Google could be leaving NVIDIA and the Tegra 4 out of the tablet. Supply chain conversations indicate two ...

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NVIDIA demos Project SHIELD streaming from PC

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NVIDIA looks to be kicking off a new weekly series of posts and videos dedicated to the Project SHIELD so we felt obligated to pass the news to you.  You’ll see in the video below how easy it is to stream games from a PC to the handheld gaming console/controller. Not only that, but ...

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NVIDIA provides back story for Project SHIELD

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NVIDIA has put together a lengthy blog post to detail all the fun and excitement (and stress) that went into creating the new Project SHIELD. We didn’t realize this at the time but this thing has kicking around the minds of NVIDIA staffers for the better part of ten years. Apparently it ...

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