The Ultimate Tablet For Gamers

The NVIDIA® SHIELD tablet delivers the perfect mix of power, portability, and performance.

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NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet and NVIDIA SHIELD Wireless Controller
SHIELD cover and wireless controller sold separately.
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Built to Be Brilliant

The world's fastest mobile processor. Unbeatable tablet graphics, video, and audio. The most advanced, responsive stylus. And the freedom to pair with the optional SHIELD wireless controller for ultimate gaming control. The SHIELD tablet delivers everything you need to get the most from your games, movies, and apps.

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Extreme Performance

The SHIELD tablet's NVIDIA® Tegra® K1 mobile processor taps into the same NVIDIA Kepler architecture that drives the world's most extreme gaming PCs. With a custom engineered thermal system, SHIELD tablet harnesses the full power of Tegra K1's extreme performance.

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Booming Front Facing Speakers

The SHIELD tablet's front-facing stereo speakers and dual bass reflex port provide incredible audio that makes every song, movie, game, and podcast incredibly crisp and clear.

Booming Front Facing Speakers

Make Your Mark

Aspiring artists designing the next game or fan art can use the GPU-accelerated NVIDIA DirectStylus 2 to capture the attitude of every stroke. Take notes with the integrated apps and handwriting recognition. Or get creative with the NVIDIA Dabbler app's hyper-realistic watercolor and 3D Paint oil painting.

NVIDIA Dabbler

See what people are creating today with the Make Your Mark project.

SHIELD Tablet and DirectStylus 2

Hands-Free Flexibility

The sturdy available SHIELD tablet cover does more than just protect your tablet. It offers a variety of flexible stand positions to make gaming and entertainment more enjoyable.

NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet stand

More Ways to Game

Stream games from your GeForce® GTX-powered PC and play them on the SHIELD tablet with NVIDIA GameStream technology. Plug into your TV, switch to console mode, and play your games on the big screen. You can also seamlessly record your greatest gaming moments or stream your game action to Twitch as you play with NVIDIA ShadowPlay.

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Stream to Twitch Stream to Twitch

ENDLESS Games and Entertainment

The preloaded NVIDIA SHIELD Hub gives you one-touch access to over 200 SHIELD-optimized game titles. That's on top of all your favorite apps from Google Play—including Netflix, Pandora, and more.

ENDLESS Games and Entertainment
ENDLESS Games and Entertainment
It's just plain awesome. – SlashGear
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Features

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IMPOSSIBLY ADVANCED TEGRA K1 MOBILE PROCESSOR
IMPOSSIBLY ADVANCED TEGRA K1 MOBILE PROCESSOR
Tegra K1 is the first-ever console-class mobile processor, giving you full support for PC-class gaming technologies like DirectX 12, OpenGL 4.4, and tessellation. Plus, it's the first mobile processor to run Unreal Engine 4, Epic's latest game engine for powering next-gen games.
32 GB OF STORAGE
32 GB OF STORAGE
The 32 GB SHIELD tablet now offers 2x the storage of our base SHIELD tablet, allowing you to play more games and download more movies, music, photos and your favorite apps.
4G LTE
4G LTE
Enjoy the best games, movies, and music on the go with the new 4G LTE NVIDIA SHIELD tablet. Its built-in cellular connectivity is ready for you to activate and take virtually anywhere. Certified on AT&T 4G LTE network****.
5 MEGAPIXEL CAMERAS
5 MEGAPIXEL CAMERAS
With front and rear-facing 5 MP cameras, the SHIELD tablet is great for capturing life's big moments and sharing them with video chat. It also comes preloaded with the Camera Awesome app to give all your photos just the look you're going for.
HIGH-FIDELITY SPEAKERS
HIGH-FIDELITY SPEAKERS
The SHIELD tablet takes mobile sound farther with front-facing stereo speakers, and dual bass reflex port provide incredible audio that makes every song, movie, game, and podcast incredibly crisp and clear.
EXPANDED CONNECTIVITY
EXPANDED CONNECTIVITY
Stay connected with 802.11n 2x2 MIMO Wi-Fi for fast PC game streaming and optional LTE high-speed cellular connectivity. Includes a Mini-HDMI port, Bluetooth 4.0, and Micro-USB 2.0, 3.5 mm audio jack. Free up memory by moving your app and game files to an external microSD card.**
THE LATEST ANDROID OS
THE LATEST ANDROID OS
SHIELD comes with full support for the Android operating system from Google for easy access to all your favorite Android games and applications.
NVIDIA GAMESTREAM
NVIDIA GAMESTREAM
Stream games from your GeForce GTX-enabled PC and play them on SHIELD tablet using the SHIELD wireless controller with ultra-low latency.*
GAMEPAD MAPPER
GAMEPAD MAPPER
Add gamepad support to native touch Android games so you can play thousands of games using the SHIELD wireless controller. Use NVIDIA's default game profiles or create your own!
CONSOLE MODE
CONSOLE MODE
Transform your SHIELD tablet into a full living room gaming and entertainment experience on your big-screen TV. Sync your new SHIELD wireless controller and play your Android and PC games in HD.
NVIDIA SHIELD HUB
NVIDIA SHIELD HUB
Get anytime access to your personal library of Android and PC games, search for the hottest SHIELD-optimized games, log in to rate and comment on games, and stay current with the latest SHIELD news.
4K ULTRA-HD MEDIA READY
4K ULTRA-HD MEDIA READY
Play your favorite movie file formats like FLV, MKV—and even 4K media—on next-gen 4K TVs.***
NVIDIA GRID CLOUD GAMING BETA
NVIDIA GRID CLOUD GAMING BETA
GRID allows you to Stream PC games from the cloud to your SHIELD tablet to play anywhere you have Internet access.
(Currently available exclusively to SHIELD tablet and SHIELD portable owners in Western USA)
SHIELD SOFTWARE UPGRADES
SHIELD SOFTWARE UPGRADES
When SHIELD is in your hand, it's up to date. SHIELD software upgrades ensure improvements and new features are pushed to your device to make sure you always get the best experience possible.
NVIDIA SHADOWPLAY
NVIDIA SHADOWPLAY
NVIDIA ShadowPlay seamlessly records your greatest gaming moments or streams your game action to Twitch as you play.

*GameStream gaming outside of your home Wi-Fi network is a BETA feature. NVIDIA recommends internet bandwidth of 10Mbps from your PC down to SHIELD and 2Mbps from SHIELD up to your PC. Streaming experience may vary depending on the quality of your Internet.

**Moving your app and game files (APK + OBB files) to your microSD card is compatible with select apps and games.

***MX PLAYER is recommended when playing FLV, MKV, and other unsupported media files.

****Service provided by AT&T Mobility. © 2014 AT&T Intellectual Property. All rights reserved. AT&T, the AT&T logo and all other AT&T marks contained herein are trademarks of AT&T Intellectual Property. All other marks contained herein are the property of their respective owners.

SHIELD Tablet Specifications

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Processor NVIDIA® Tegra® K1 192 core Kepler GPU,
2.2 GHz ARM Cortex A15 CPU with 2GB RAM
Display 8-inch 1920x1200 multi-touch Full HD display
Audio Front facing stereo speakers, dual bass reflex port with built-in microphone
Storage 32 GB (WiFi+4G LTE) / 16 GB (WiFi-only)
Wireless 802.11n 2x2 Mimo 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz Wi-Fi
Bluetooth 4.0 LE
GPS / GLONASS
Connectivity WiFi+4G LTE or WiFi-only
Mini-HDMI output
Micro-USB 2.0
MicroSD storage slot
3.5 mm stereo headphone jack with microphone support
SIM Card Micro-SIM
Motion Sensors 3-axis gyro
3-axis accelerometer
3-axis compass
Gaming Features SHIELD wireless controller compatible
NVIDIA GameStream
NVIDIA ShadowPlay
GRID Cloud Gaming Beta
Console Mode
Gamepad Mapper
Cameras Front: 5MP HDR; Back: 5MP auto focus HDR
Video Features 4K Ultra-HD Ready
Stylus DirectStylus 2 with 3D Paint (Included)
Software Updates SHIELD software upgrades directly from NVIDIA
Battery 19.75 Watt Hours
Weight and Size Weight: 13.7oz / 390g
Height: 8.8in / 221mm
Width: 5.0in / 126mm
Depth: 0.36in / 9.2mm
Operating System Android KitKat OS
Software Google Play
NVIDIA SHIELD Hub
Trine 2: Complete Story
Multi language Handwriting Recognition
NVIDIA Dabbler
JusWrite
Evernote
Adobe Reader
Camera Awesome
Cellular Connectivity North America:
Unlocked (compatible with AT&T, please check bands supported)
LTE, HSPA+, 3G, 2G, GSM, EDGE

Outside-North America:
Unlocked (please check bands supported)
LTE, HSPA+, 3G, 2G, GSM, EDGE
Cellular Bands North America:
LTE: Bands 2,4,5,7,17 (1900, 1700, 850, 2600, 700)
HSPA+: Bands 1,2,4,5 (2100, 1900, 1700, 850)

Outside-North America:
LTE: Bands 1*,3,7,20 (2100/1800/2600/800)
HSPA+: Bands 1,2,5,8 (2100/1900/850/900)
* In certain regions band 1 and voice support is enabled
Optional Accessories SHIELD tablet cover
SHIELD wireless controller
SHIELD AC adapter
SHIELD Stylus
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