While the Nvidia Shield's 4K video and solid gaming chops make it the most potent Android TV device yet, app shortfalls and a relatively high price limit its appeal.
Jen-Hsun Huang also says even with low sales of the tablet so far, Nvidia's in the hardware market for the long haul.
The 8-inch Shield tablets sold between July 2014 and July 2015 are at risk of overheating, the company says.
The Nvidia Shield is the most potent Android TV device yet, bringing 4K video, solid gaming and plenty of horsepower to the streaming platform. But it's still a niche product.
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On today's show, we discuss the new set-top box future of Nvidia Shield, explain how you can take a comic book course taught by Stan Lee himself and check out NASA's SUPERball, a robot that might someday explore moons in our solar system.
The Nvidia Shield offers gamers an affordable, high-performance set-top box that combines the best of Android TV and Nvidia's own GRID online gaming service.
Nvidia's new console lets you play and stream games on your television with high-end graphics and high frame rates from the cloud.
The chipmaker has built a set-top box based on Google's software, and promises it can can play high-end video games.