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Nvidia Shield
Nvidia Shield
Top 61%766 points
Top 61%
Top specs and features

Nvidia Shield review: 24 facts and highlights

1. total clock speed

4 x 1.9GHz
Microsoft Xbox One S: 8 x 1.75GHz

2. shading units

Shading units (or stream processors) are small processors within the graphics card that are responsible for processing different aspects of the image.
72
Valve Steam Machine: 2304

3. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Nvidia Shield
40% have it

4. width

158mm
Boxer8 Ouya (2014): 75mm

5. thickness

57mm
Sony Vita 2: 15mm

6. height

135mm
Sony PS Vita TV: 13.6mm

7. RAM

2GB
Microsoft Xbox One X: 12GB

8. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Nvidia Shield
74% have it

9. Is region free

Region free devices allow you to play games from different continents. This enables you to collect a larger game library, and you could play games before they are released in your region.
Nvidia Shield
43% have it

10. 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.
Nvidia Shield
51% have it

11. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
1
Valve Steam Machine: 8

12. weight

579g
Sony PS Vita TV: 110g

13. pixel density

294ppi
Nvidia Shield 2: 441ppi

14. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.
Nvidia Shield
50% have it

15. number of analog sticks

The more analog sticks, the more complex the input can be.
2
Microsoft Xbox One S: 2

16. internal storage

16GB
Xbox One S 2TB: 2000GB

17. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5"
Nintendo Switch: 6.2"

18. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Nvidia Shield
23% have it

19. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Nvidia Shield
64% have it

20. resolution

1280 x 720px
Nvidia Shield 2: 1920 x 1080px

21. Bluetooth version

4
Nintendo Switch: 4.1

22. USB version

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
2
Microsoft Xbox One S: 3

23. number of buttons

The more buttons the device has, the more complex the input can be.
12
Nintendo Switch: 18

24. GeekBench result

This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2018)
919
Nvidia Shield 2: 919

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