4K resolution with High Dynamic range
Watch Netflix and Amazon Video in crisp 4K HDR, and YouTube, Google Play Movies & TV, and VUDU in 4K. Apps like HBO Now, Spotify, and ESPN meet all your entertainment needs.
Google Assistant built-in
Ask it questions and see the answers on your TV, including Google photos, your calendar, sports scores, and more. Plus, cast apps to your TV with Chromecast 4K built-in.
Works with Alexa
Hands-free control with Amazon Echo and Alexa.
Chromecast 4K Ultra built-in
Share your valuable photos, fantasy football lineup, or that thing you just have to show your friends to the big screen from your Android or iOS phone.
Cut the cord
Apps like YouTube TV, Hulu, Sling TV, and PlayStation Vue give you access to live TV and sports without the mess and stress of a cable box.
Smart Home Ready
Use your voice to dim lights, turn up the temperature, view your Nest cam on the TV, and more. Add SmartThings Link to turn your SHIELD into a Zigbee and Z-wave smart home hub. Also works with Arlo.
Cast games from your GeForce®-powered PC to your TV in 4K HDR at 60 FPS. Get NVIDIA-powered cloud gaming on demand with GeForce NOW™. And enjoy exclusive Android™ games only on SHIELD.
Home Theater Experience
Enjoy the ultimate visual experience with 4K HDR quality and the most immersive sound with Dolby Atmos and DTS-X surround sound pass-through.
16GB storage memory
Enough memory for system files and a small amount of additional storage. SHIELD has two (2) USB 3.0 port that supports external USB hard drives and SD card slot for expandable memory.
Supported video formats
4K HDR ready; Up to 4K HDR playback at 60 FPS (H.265/HEVC); Up to 4K playback at 60 FPS (VP8, VP9, H.264, MPEG1/2); Up to 1080p playback at 60 FPS (H.263, MJPEG, MPEG4, WMV9/VC1)
Including AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, MP3, WAVE, AMR, OGG Vorbis, FLAC, PCM, WMA, WMA-Pro, WMA-Lossless, DD+/DTS (pass-through), Dolby Atmos and Dolby TrueHD (pass-through), DTS-X and DTS-HD (pass-through).
Supported audio formats
Dolby Atmos and DTS-X surround sound pass through over HDMI High-resolution audio playback up to 24-bit/192 kHz over HDMI and USB High-resolution audio up-sample to 24-bit/192 kHz over USB.
USB 3.0 Type A Interface
Quick plug-and-play connectivity for your devices and accessories.
Bluetooth 4.1 interface syncs with compatible devices
Wirelessly transfer photos, music and other media between the laptop and your Bluetooth-enabled cell phone or MP3 player, or connect Bluetooth wireless accessories.
High-speed wireless connectivity
Built-in 802.11ac Wi-Fi connects to the Internet through your wireless home network (wireless router required and sold separately).
Compatible with most TVs
Easily connects to HDTVs.
Web-based services and content require high-speed Internet service. Some services may require a subscription.