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Nvidia Shield shipping on July 31 to hands near you

Nvidia's Android-powered handheld gaming system Shield will ship July 31, Nvidia announced. The system was originally expected to launch June 27, but shipment was pushed back to July due to a mechanical issue found during the console's QA process. Our hands-on time with the Shield found some...

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Nvidia Shield pushed back to July due to mechanical issue

The Nvidia Shield was supposed to launch this week, but Nvidia has announced that a third-party mechanical issue will be pushing that release back until sometime in July. The exact date is still yet to be determined. "During our final QA process, we discovered a mechanical issue that relates to...

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Nvidia Shield now $300 before launch, available June 27

Nvidia's Shield handheld is dropping a Grant before it even hits the streets. The company announced this morning that the overpriced (see, we can say it now because they clearly agreed) portable will cut $50 from its original asking price of $350. The company also revealed this morning that the...

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Nvidia Shield pre-orders open early (as in, right now)

Nvidia canceled its forced wait time to pre-order an Nvidia Shield, allowing anyone to commit to the $350 Android handheld as of now. The Nvidia Shield is available for pre-order directly through Nvidia or through select retailers: GameStop, Micro Center, Canada Computers and New Egg. The Nvidia...

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Nvidia Shield: Joystiq goes hands-on

The Nvidia Shield arrives next month for $349.99, and yesterday I got to sit down with the final version of the hardware. The first thing I noticed was the heft: bulkier than a PS Vita, but no less comfortable. Where the PS Vita sacrificed bigger buttons for smaller form factor, the Nvidia...

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Nvidia Shield launches in June for $350, pre-orders open May 20

Nvidia's Project Shield – now officially dubbed Nvidia Shield – will launch before the end of June for $349.99, Nvidia has announced. Pre-orders for the Tegra 4-powered Android handheld will open on May 20, through select online and brick-and-mortar retailers: New Egg, GameStop, Micro...

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Burn Zombie Burn coming to Project Shield

Burn Zombie Burn, a dual-stick shooter released on PS3 and PC, will also be coming to Nvidia's Project Shield, the new Tegra-powered Android handheld device due around Q2. And this highlights the difficulty with covering weirdo devices like this one. When a game is said to be coming to Project...

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Project Shield getting 'Real Boxing' support

Vivid Games, publisher of mobile games such as Gyro, is lending its support to Nvidia's Tegra 4-powered Android handheld, Project Shield. Namely, Vivid Games will bring its iOS close-combat game Real Boxing to Android and include support for the system's physical controls. The boxing game first...

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Nvidia unveils Android gaming handheld powered by 'world's fastest mobile processor'

Graphics powerhouse Nvidia is entering the portable gaming market with Project Shield, an Android handheld fitted with the company's newly unveiled quad-core Tegra 4 mobile processor. Shield, showcased by Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang at this year's CES, resembles a PS3 or Xbox 360 twin-stick...

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