62points

Google Nexus 9

42points

Nvidia Shield Tablet

Google Nexus 9
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66 facts in comparison

Google Nexus 9 vs Nvidia Shield Tablet

Google Nexus 9
Nvidia Shield Tablet
62
points
Google Nexus 9
42
points
Nvidia Shield Tablet

Why is Google Nexus 9 better than Nvidia Shield Tablet?

  • 28% higher resolution
    ?

    2048 x 1440pxvs1920 x 1200px
  • 11.25% bigger screen size
    ?

    8.9"vs8"
  • 1.3mm thinner
    7.9mmvs9.2mm
  • 16GB more internal storage
    32GBvs16GB
  • 1.6x more megapixels (main camera)
    8MPvs5MP
  • Has branded damage-resistant glass
    ?
  • Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
    ?
  • Has NFC
    ?

Why is Nvidia Shield Tablet better than Google Nexus 9?

  • 1.91x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.2GHzvs2 x 2.3GHz
  • Has an external memory slot
    ?
  • 35g lighter
    390gvs425g
  • Has a HDMI output
    ?
  • 3.13x more megapixels (front camera)
    5MPvs1.6MP
  • 25.9mm shorter
    126mmvs151.9mm
  • 5.3mm narrower
    221mmvs226.3mm
  • 5.73% less body volume
    256.18cm³vs271.56226300000003cm³

Price comparison

Google Nexus 9

Buy used:

$168.99

ProductStorePrice
Google Nexus 9 AmazonGoogle Nexus 9 Tablet (8.9-Inch, 32 GB, ...Google Nexus 9 Tablet (8.9-Inch, 32 GB, White)
Amazon logo
$349.00
Google Nexus 9 AmazonGoogle (7-Inch, 32 GB, Black) by ASUS (2...Google (7-Inch, 32 GB, Black) by ASUS (2013) Tablet
Amazon logo
$143.06
Google Nexus 9 AmazonAndroid Tablet 10 Inch, Android 8.1 Go U...Android Tablet 10 Inch, Android 8.1 Go Unlocked Tablet PC, 3G Phablet with Dual SIM Card Slots, Google Certified, 1.3GHz, 1G+16GB, Dual Camera, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS - Silver
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$86.77
Google Nexus 9 AmazonNexus 7 from Google (7-Inch, 32 GB, Blac...Nexus 7 from Google (7-Inch, 32 GB, Black) by ASUS (2013) Tablet
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$177.99
Google Nexus 9 AmazonLectrus Tablet 10 inch Android 8.1 Oreo ...Lectrus Tablet 10 inch Android 8.1 Oreo (GMS Certified), 32GB Storage,Tablet PC with Dual Sim Card Slots,Dual Camera,3G/WiFi,Bluetooth,GPS.Compatible with Google Play, Netfilx, YouTube
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$95.97
Google Nexus 9 AmazonLenovo Yoga Tab ZA0H0064US Tablet, 10.1"...Lenovo Yoga Tab ZA0H0064US Tablet, 10.1" (Slate Black)
Amazon logo
$196.43
Google Nexus 9 AmazonTablet 10 Inch Android 9.0 3G Phone Tabl...Tablet 10 Inch Android 9.0 3G Phone Tablets with 32GB Storage Dual Sim Card 5MP Camera, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, Quad Core, HD Touchscreen, Support 3G Phone Call (Black)
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$94.99
Google Nexus 9 walmartWhite Universal Tablet Stand Compatible ...White Universal Tablet Stand Compatible With HTC Google Nexus 9 - Huawei MediaPad X1 T1 10 M1 - Lenovo Yoga Tablet 8 10 HD+, Tab A7-50 A10, S8-50, Miix 2 - LG Optimus Pad LTE
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$12.46

Nvidia Shield Tablet

Buy used:

$198.96

ProductStorePrice
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonLenovo Tab 4, 8" Android Tablet, Quad-Co...Lenovo Tab 4, 8" Android Tablet, Quad-Core Processor, 1.4GHz, 16GB Storage, Slate Black, ZA2B0009US
Amazon logo
$119.00
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonGoogle Nexus 9 Tablet (8.9-Inch, 32GB, B...Google Nexus 9 Tablet (8.9-Inch, 32GB, Black, Wi-Fi)
Amazon logo
$259.99
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonLenovo Yoga Tab 3 - HD 8" Android Tablet...Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 - HD 8" Android Tablet Computer (Qualcomm Snapdragon APQ8009, 2GB RAM, 16GB SSD) ZA090094US
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$162.49
Nvidia Shield Tablet Amazon10'' Windows 10 by Fusion5 Ultra Slim De...10'' Windows 10 by Fusion5 Ultra Slim Design Windows Tablet PC - 32GB Storage, 2GB RAM - Complete with Touch Screen, Dual Camera, Bluetooth Tablet PC
Amazon logo
$179.79
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonAsus Google Nexus 7 16GB Tablet (Gen 2),...Asus Google Nexus 7 16GB Tablet (Gen 2), 7 Inches (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$58.00
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonHuawei MediaPad M5 Tablet with 8.4" 2.5D...Huawei MediaPad M5 Tablet with 8.4" 2.5D Display, Octa Core, Quick Charge, Dual Harman Kardon-Tuned Speakers, WiFi Only, 4Gb+64Gb, Space Gray (US Warranty)
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$349.99
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonDragon Touch 10 inch Tablet, 2GB RAM 16G...Dragon Touch 10 inch Tablet, 2GB RAM 16GB Storage, Quad-Core Processor, 10.1 IPS HD Display, Micro HDMI, 2019 Android Tablets K10 5G Wi-Fi, Metal Body Black
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$99.99
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab A SM-T580NZKAXAR 10.1...Samsung Galaxy Tab A SM-T580NZKAXAR 10.1-Inch 16 GB, Tablet (Black)
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$146.00

Design

1.thickness
?

Best

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro

4.6mm

7.9mm

9.2mm

2.weight
?

Best

Acer Iconia W510-1674

0.51g

425g

390g

3.height
?

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

151.9mm

126mm

4.width
?

Best

Dell Venue 10 7000

14mm

226.3mm

221mm

5.volume
?

Best

Chromo Inc 7" (Android 4.1)

108.46cm³

271.56cm³

256.18cm³

Display

1.resolution
?

The resolution indicates the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen, expressed as the number of pixels on the horizontal axis and the number on the vertical axis. Show more

Best

Panasonic UT-MB5

2560 x 3840px

2048 x 1440px

1920 x 1200px

2.screen size
?

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience. Show more

Best

Wacom Cintiq 22HD

21.5"

8.9"

8"

3.has branded damage-resistant glass
?

Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force. Show more

Google Nexus 9
Nvidia Shield Tablet
4.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image. Show more

Google Nexus 9
Nvidia Shield Tablet
5.has an IPS screen
?

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs. Show more

Google Nexus 9
Nvidia Shield Tablet
6.has a touch screen
?

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Google Nexus 9
Nvidia Shield Tablet

Performance

1.CPU speed
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

8 x 2.36GHz

2 x 2.3GHz

4 x 2.2GHz

2.RAM
?

Best

Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i5-1035G4 1.1GHz / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD

16GB

2GB

2GB

3.has an external memory slot
?

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card. Show more

Google Nexus 9
Nvidia Shield Tablet
4.internal storage
?

Best

Microsoft Surface Pro 7 12.3" Intel Core i7-1065G7 1.3GHz / 16GB RAM / 1TB SSD

1000GB

32GB

16GB

5.Supports 64-bit
?

A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit apps.

Google Nexus 9 (Nvidia Tegra K1 (64-bit))
Nvidia Shield Tablet
6.Has integrated graphics
?

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

Google Nexus 9 (Nvidia Tegra K1 (64-bit))
Nvidia Shield Tablet

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 LTE

13 & 5MP

8MP

5MP

2.megapixels (front camera)
?

Best

Huawei MatePad Pro (256GB / 8GB RAM)

8MP

1.6MP

5MP

3.has a flash
?

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

Google Nexus 9
Nvidia Shield Tablet
4.has a built-in HDR mode
?

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR). Show more

Google Nexus 9
Nvidia Shield Tablet
5.Can create panoramas in-camera
?

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.

Google Nexus 9 (Android 5.0 Lollipop)
Nvidia Shield Tablet (Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))
6.has a front camera
?

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

Google Nexus 9
Nvidia Shield Tablet

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience. Show more

Google Nexus 9
Nvidia Shield Tablet
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones. Show more

Google Nexus 9
Nvidia Shield Tablet

Battery

1.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Google Nexus 9
Nvidia Shield Tablet
2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Google Nexus 9
Nvidia Shield Tablet
3.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

For example

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active Pro Wi-Fi

Google Nexus 9
Nvidia Shield Tablet

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Google Nexus 9 (Android 5.0 Lollipop)
Nvidia Shield Tablet (Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))
2.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming. Show more

Google Nexus 9
Nvidia Shield Tablet
3.Is free and open source
?

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

Google Nexus 9 (Android 5.0 Lollipop)
Nvidia Shield Tablet (Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))
4.Supports widgets
?

You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.

Google Nexus 9 (Android 5.0 Lollipop)
Nvidia Shield Tablet (Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))
5.Has offline voice recognition
?

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

Google Nexus 9 (Android 5.0 Lollipop)
Nvidia Shield Tablet (Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))
6.Supports Java
Google Nexus 9 (Android 5.0 Lollipop)
Nvidia Shield Tablet (Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))

Miscellaneous

1.Has an ultra power-saving mode
?

The ultra power-saving mode, also called low power mode, is an effective way to extend the battery life of the device. Usually, it involves limiting screen brightness and contrast, disabling location services, restricting connectivity, and turning off nonessential apps. Show more

Google Nexus 9 (Android 5.0 Lollipop)
Nvidia Shield Tablet

Price comparison

Google Nexus 9

Buy used:

$168.99

ProductStorePrice
Google Nexus 9 AmazonGoogle Nexus 9 Tablet (8.9-Inch, 32 GB, ...Google Nexus 9 Tablet (8.9-Inch, 32 GB, White)
Amazon logo
$349.00
Google Nexus 9 AmazonGoogle (7-Inch, 32 GB, Black) by ASUS (2...Google (7-Inch, 32 GB, Black) by ASUS (2013) Tablet
Amazon logo
$143.06
Google Nexus 9 AmazonAndroid Tablet 10 Inch, Android 8.1 Go U...Android Tablet 10 Inch, Android 8.1 Go Unlocked Tablet PC, 3G Phablet with Dual SIM Card Slots, Google Certified, 1.3GHz, 1G+16GB, Dual Camera, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS - Silver
Amazon logo
$86.77
Google Nexus 9 AmazonNexus 7 from Google (7-Inch, 32 GB, Blac...Nexus 7 from Google (7-Inch, 32 GB, Black) by ASUS (2013) Tablet
Amazon logo
$177.99
Google Nexus 9 AmazonLectrus Tablet 10 inch Android 8.1 Oreo ...Lectrus Tablet 10 inch Android 8.1 Oreo (GMS Certified), 32GB Storage,Tablet PC with Dual Sim Card Slots,Dual Camera,3G/WiFi,Bluetooth,GPS.Compatible with Google Play, Netfilx, YouTube
Amazon logo
$95.97
Google Nexus 9 AmazonLenovo Yoga Tab ZA0H0064US Tablet, 10.1"...Lenovo Yoga Tab ZA0H0064US Tablet, 10.1" (Slate Black)
Amazon logo
$196.43
Google Nexus 9 AmazonTablet 10 Inch Android 9.0 3G Phone Tabl...Tablet 10 Inch Android 9.0 3G Phone Tablets with 32GB Storage Dual Sim Card 5MP Camera, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, Quad Core, HD Touchscreen, Support 3G Phone Call (Black)
Amazon logo
$94.99
Google Nexus 9 walmartWhite Universal Tablet Stand Compatible ...White Universal Tablet Stand Compatible With HTC Google Nexus 9 - Huawei MediaPad X1 T1 10 M1 - Lenovo Yoga Tablet 8 10 HD+, Tab A7-50 A10, S8-50, Miix 2 - LG Optimus Pad LTE
walmart logo
$12.46

Nvidia Shield Tablet

Buy used:

$198.96

ProductStorePrice
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonLenovo Tab 4, 8" Android Tablet, Quad-Co...Lenovo Tab 4, 8" Android Tablet, Quad-Core Processor, 1.4GHz, 16GB Storage, Slate Black, ZA2B0009US
Amazon logo
$119.00
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonGoogle Nexus 9 Tablet (8.9-Inch, 32GB, B...Google Nexus 9 Tablet (8.9-Inch, 32GB, Black, Wi-Fi)
Amazon logo
$259.99
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonLenovo Yoga Tab 3 - HD 8" Android Tablet...Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 - HD 8" Android Tablet Computer (Qualcomm Snapdragon APQ8009, 2GB RAM, 16GB SSD) ZA090094US
Amazon logo
$162.49
Nvidia Shield Tablet Amazon10'' Windows 10 by Fusion5 Ultra Slim De...10'' Windows 10 by Fusion5 Ultra Slim Design Windows Tablet PC - 32GB Storage, 2GB RAM - Complete with Touch Screen, Dual Camera, Bluetooth Tablet PC
Amazon logo
$179.79
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonAsus Google Nexus 7 16GB Tablet (Gen 2),...Asus Google Nexus 7 16GB Tablet (Gen 2), 7 Inches (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$58.00
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonHuawei MediaPad M5 Tablet with 8.4" 2.5D...Huawei MediaPad M5 Tablet with 8.4" 2.5D Display, Octa Core, Quick Charge, Dual Harman Kardon-Tuned Speakers, WiFi Only, 4Gb+64Gb, Space Gray (US Warranty)
Amazon logo
$349.99
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonDragon Touch 10 inch Tablet, 2GB RAM 16G...Dragon Touch 10 inch Tablet, 2GB RAM 16GB Storage, Quad-Core Processor, 10.1 IPS HD Display, Micro HDMI, 2019 Android Tablets K10 5G Wi-Fi, Metal Body Black
Amazon logo
$99.99
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonSamsung Galaxy Tab A SM-T580NZKAXAR 10.1...Samsung Galaxy Tab A SM-T580NZKAXAR 10.1-Inch 16 GB, Tablet (Black)
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$146.00

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