New Shield TV (2015) Update Announced

With the New Nvidia Shield TV now available to purchase, the company has officially announced the latest software update coming to the original Shield TV (2015), offering users of the old model several of the new features found in the 2016 edition.

The Shield Experience Upgrade 5.0 update will be featuring:

  • Android 7.0 Nougat upgrades
  • Adds apps for Amazon Video, Twitter, NFL, and Comedy Central
  • New Nvidia Games hub as a centralized place to access games
  • GeForce Now cloud streaming has been upgraded to offer up to GeForce GTX 1080 graphics
  • The local GameStream feature can now stream games from your gaming PC at up to 4K HDR
The Shield Experience Upgrade 5.0 update is expected to begin rolling out "in the next week or so".