The Ultimate
Tablet For Gamers

The NVIDIA SHIELD tablet is a high-performance tablet that transforms into an amazing gaming machine with the SHIELD controller and NVIDIA GRID game-streaming service.

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Get incredible graphics wherever you go with NVIDIA GRID gaming supercomputers in the cloud, and optional 4G LTE. It's all powered by the NVIDIA Tegra® K1 processor, which features a 192-core NVIDIA Kepler GPU and 2.2 GHz quad-core CPU.

Amazing games on NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet


Play next-gen Android games like Half-Life 2: Episode 1 and GRID's growing library of titles like
Saints Row IV and Ultra Street Fighter IV with PC-quality graphics and immersive gameplay.

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Aspiring artists designing the next game or fan art can use the fine-tip passive 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 oil painting.



The SHIELD tablet features a Full HD 1080P, 8-inch display and dual front-facing speakers for incredible video and sound. With the optional tablet cover doubling as a kickstand, and the advanced SHIELD controller, this is the ultimate tablet for gamers.



Processor NVIDIA® Tegra® K1 192 core Kepler GPU
2.2 GHz ARM Cortex A15 CPU with 2 GB RAM
Display 8-inch 1920x1200 multi-touch Full-HD display
Video Features 4K Ultra-HD Ready
Audio Front facing stereo speakers with built-in microphone
Storage* 32 GB (WiFi+4G LTE) / 16 GB (WiFi-only)
*Portion of storage occupied by system software.
Wireless 802.11n 2x2 MIMO 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz Wi-Fi,
Bluetooth 4.0 LE, GPS / GLONASS, 4G LTE (Optional)
Interfaces Mini-HDMI output, Micro-USB 2.0, MicroSD 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 controller compatible
NVIDIA GRID game streaming service
NVIDIA GameStream
Console Mode
Gamepad Mapper
Cameras Front: 5MP HDR; Back: 5MP auto-focus HDR
Weight and Size Weight: 13.7 oz / 390 g, Height: 8.8 in / 221 mm
Width: 5.0 in / 126 mm, Depth: 0.36 in / 9.2 mm
Stylus DirectStylus™ 2 with 3D Paint (Included)
Software Updates SHIELD software upgrades directly from NVIDIA
Battery 19.75 Watt Hours
Operating System Android Lollipop OS
Included Apps 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 are enabled