Compare Streaming Media Players

See why the NVIDIA SHIELD TV beats Apple TV, Fire TV, and Roku.

   
 
 

SHIELD TV

Apple TV

Fire TV

Roku Ultra

Movies & TV
Netflix
4K HDR
1080p
4K
4K HDR
YouTube
4K + 3600 Viewing1
1080p
4K
4K
Amazon Video
4K HDR
4K
4K HDR
Apple iTunes
1080p
Google Play Movies & TV
4K
1080p
VUDU
4K
1080p
4K
Games
Performance
12x Faster
4x
3x
1x
Console-Class Games
100+
<10
Play your Library of PC Games
Game Controller Included
($59.99 Value)
Smart Home
Hands-Free Control
1
Voice Assistant
Google Assistant1
Siri
Alexa
Nest App with Live Video
SmartThings Hub Ready
2
Music
Spotify
Pandora
Apple Music
Google Play Music
Features
Private Listening
TV Volume control (CEC and IR)
Frequent software updates
 

1 Coming soon
2 Unlock SHIELD as a SmartThings Hub with SmartThings Link, coming soon