Since theres a resolution mismatch between the tablets display (1920x1200) and the tv (1920x1080), some content will be letterboxed. For general browsing, should not be required but when you start pushing the graphics, they be pretty handy on a hot day. In console mode, the shield tablet becomes a conduit between content and the tv, not just for games, but for videos and music as well.
In the article , we examine how well gamestream works over several different connections using the shield portable. At default settings, the sound is flat and tinny, particularly vocals on music tracks. Isnt console mode supposed to show some text larger or something, at least for shield-optimized apps? Httpsforums.
When you connect an hdmi it is by default in mirror mode, same in both screens, but offers you console mode which turns off the tablet screen and only outputs to the hdmi. I am so much happier that i got this instead of the nexus 9. However, it didnt recognize the controller and rendered at the wrong resolution in a tiny window.
If you tap around you can manage to close a button or so on. Tegra k1 must be a neural net processor a learning computer sent back through time to destroy all of the other socs that could lead a rebellion in the post-apocalyptic future. Next, i tried , one of the better film adaptations in my opinion.
Steam, worked well and even referenced the controller inputs rather than keyboardmouse commands in the on-screen instructions. Are there other benefits other than aspect ratio (which i can adjust to on my tvmonitor which is the same 1080p resolution. Even though nvidia lists support for , my version on dvd wouldnt recognize the shield controller, nor was there any way to enable support from within the options menu.
Maybe even a lower clocked version just for power consumption? Itll still perform as well, if not better than the k1 at 750mhz (assuming 2 smms) id assume. Nvidia isnt the only company to recognize the benefit of remote rendering and streaming pc games. The streaming a game while im at my friends house using my pc at home is what has me very interested. Launching a game on the shield and then running downstairs to pop a disc into your drive breaks the mood. Ive only connected this to my tv a handful of times so i cant address your main question directly.
My terga 4 smartphone has automatically shut itself down due to overheating itself a hundred times in summers in the far east. Nvidia will update to the new android version soon after its officially released by google, though nvidia couldnt provide an exact date at this time. Even though nvidia lists support for , my version on dvd wouldnt recognize the shield controller, nor was there any way to enable support from within the options menu. In addition to the gpu requirements, gamestream requires the geforce experience application and nvidias latest drivers on a pc running windows 7 or newer. This isnt always true for video streams, however, because they are sent to the tv at the encoded resolution.
Geforce gtx 760 in my pc, frame rates remained fluid and there wasnt any input lag. Im sorry for the confusion and well update the article to correct this. Plug into his tv and play amazing games he can only dream of. Gamestream supports 720p video over wireless connections and 1080p over ethernet using an optional ethernet-to-usb adapter at up to 60 frames per second. The lesson here is to ditch the dvds and stick with not wanting to concede defeat, i paired a bluetooth keyboard and mouse with the shield tablet and fired up gamestream again (im way better with a mouse than a thumbstick anyway) and was pleasantly surprised.
Only thing im worried about with this tab is android l and what their softwareos refresh capabilities will be. It wont match the price (cpu alone will cost 300), but in fanless tablet form factor it wont have worthy competitor. You can also use a usb2go adapter and connect a conventional mouse or keyboard. Do you need a controller or remote to use the shield tablet in console mode? I havent tried yet as im at the office. Launching a game on the shield and then running downstairs to pop a disc into your drive breaks the mood. But a few tweaks with the equalizer help the low- and mid-range frequencies sound a bit warmer. Isnt console mode supposed to show some text larger or something, at least for shield-optimized apps? Httpsforums. You get a kit of two or three or somthing keep one in the freezer and swop them. Heat can cause lock ups (as you will know) but maybe its a software thing that will be ironed out. I think theyve started a great line and hope it grows into a successful tabletgaming brand.Oct 28, 2013 ... Nvidia Shield update adds key features to the portable game console. New, 6 comments. Android 4.3 brings Gamepad Mapper, Console Mode, and Apps2SD ... a huge over-the-air update that tackles several of the device's biggest problems. .... Canon has ended sales for its last film camera The EOS-1v ...