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NVIDIA Shield (2017)

NVIDIA Shield (2017)

from  $199.99+
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84 Engadget Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
84

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Summary

The new Shield is a lot like the old Shield: a niche streaming device for gamers with money to burn. While it would have been nice to see some major upgrades this time around, the fact that it can still perform fairly well with aging hardware is a sign that it's conceptually sound. And, at the very least, it proves that NVIDIA finally learned how to make a decent game controller.

Reviews

85
 
Average Critic Score
Critic Reviews 10

90
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 2
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Audio / video player
Video services
Netflix, Amazon, Youtube, Other
Video codec support
Avi, Divx, H264, M-jpeg, Mpeg4, Quicktime, Vc1, Wmv, Xvid
Audio codec support
Aac, Flac, Mp3, Ogg, Wav, Wma
Video outputs
HDMI
WiFi
Yes
Ethernet
10/100/1000 [Gigabit]
Type
Video services
Video codec support
Audio codec support
Video outputs
WiFi
Ethernet
Audio / video player
Netflix, Amazon, Youtube, Other
Avi, Divx, H264, M-jpeg, Mpeg4, Quicktime, Vc1, Wmv, Xvid
Aac, Flac, Mp3, Ogg, Wav, Wma
HDMI
Yes
10/100/1000 [Gigabit]

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84 Engadget Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
84

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Scores

Engadget

84
 

User Reviews

90
Greg
The power and versatility of the nVidia Shield in unrivalled. Running Android...read more
90
ssallen
Fantastic device. My favorite purchase of 2018.
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