Suspicions have been all abound about just what the Nintendo NX would be, and Eurogamer is reporting something quite interesting: that the system will be portable with home TV dock, feature detachable controllers, and be powered by Nvidia Tegra chips. Eurogamer is saying that multiple sources have confirmed the NX's nature to them, with a
Here’s a couple Nintendo NX rumors for you today: one pertains to the chip which will run the console, and the other on how it will function. Nintendo’s next console will not contain an AMD chip like PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, as previously rumored. Instead, the demo units currently in the hands of developers […]
Nvidia is providing the core technology that powers Nintendo's next generation NX console. Multiple sources have confirmed that the new machine is based around Nvidia's mobile-orientated Tegra processor, with development kits currently using the Tegra X1 chip found in the Shield Android TV console and the Google Pixel C tablet. Show More Summary
I’ve written about the NVIDIA SHIELD Android TV device on a couple of occasions. For the uninitiated, the SHIELD TV is NVIDIA’s Tegra X1-powered set top box and gaming device that was the first of its kind to be Netflix 4K certified. Its high performance hardware, excellent software, and slick [...]
Joining the ranks of Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, Resident Evil 5 is the latest big-name game to land on Nvidia’s plucky Android console. How does the seven-year-old game run on the Tegra X1? Let’s take a look. Read more...
The NVIDIA SHIELD Android TV set-top-box continues to be the most advanced device featuring Google’s TV platform even a year after it was introduced into the market. The credit goes mainly to the high-end Tegra X1 SoC as well as the rich feature-set that has been getting continuous updates from NVIDIA. Show More Summary
Google's Pixel C is a tablet that has a resolution of 2560x1800, runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow, is powered by the NVIDIA Tegra X1 processor and 3GB of RAM, but what does it look like on the inside? When we reviewed Google's tablet, we...Show More Summary
As the PC sales started slowing down, graphics processor manufacturer Nvidia increased its focus on alternate revenue streams. In the last few years, the company managed to grow its Tegra business significantly, increasing revenue from $198 million in 2010 to $579 million in 2014, mainly driven by increasing adoption of [...]
The only thing more powerful than Marvel’s Avengers is Nvidia’s Tegra technology. The super heroes and superchip collide in Zen Studios’ latest pinball table, Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron. Mobile gamers with Tegra portables likeShow More Summary
While NVIDIA has been rather quiet about the SoC portion of the DRIVE PX 2, it’s unmistakable that a new iteration of the Tegra SoC is present. The GPUs and SoCs of the DRIVE PX 2 are fabricated on TSMC’s 16nm FinFET processes, which is something that we haven’t seen yet from NVIDIA. Show More Summary
As has become tradition at CES, the first major press conference of the show belongs to NVIDIA. In previous years their press conference would be dedicated to consumer mobile parts – the Tegra division, in other words – while more recently the company’s conference has shifted to a mix of mobile and automobiles. Show More Summary
Alongside the Redmi Note 3, Xiaomi unveiled the Mi Pad 2. The successor to the Mi Pad, the latest version of the tablet eschews Nvidia's Tegra X1 in favor of Intel's quad-core x5-Z8500 CPU. Interestingly, the vendor is offering a Windows edition of the tablet that runs Windows 10 out of the box along with the Android version, which comes with MIUI 7....
The same winning formula, now a year older and $100 less. In July of last year NVIDIA launched the Shield Tablet, which took over from the ho-hum Tegra Note 7 and was really one of the best mid-sized tablets available through that year and into 2015. Show More Summary
Nvidia’s focus on addressing the top 30% of the market (mainly those vertical segments where visual computing matters the most) is clearly paying off and has helped it outpace the PC market, where it has always had a significant exposure. Show More Summary
Although NVIDIA’s original plans for Tegra haven’t quite panned out as NVIDIA wanted to – at this point even tablet wins are few and far between – the company has continued to invest in developing their line of ARM SoCs and products built around them such as the SHIELD platform. Show More Summary
NVIDIA SHIELD launched back in May and continues to blow the doors off all competing streaming boxes thanks to the Tegra X1 processor. NVIDIA is still pushing to advance its Android TV offering and keep ahead of the pack, though. SHIELD just keeps getting better We already brought you the details of the [...]
NVIDIA's GRID game streaming service was launched back in 2013 as a beta project. Over the last couple of years, they have added a number of features that bring together the capabilities of their data center GPUs and their Tegra SoCs. Show More Summary
Google unveiled its latest tablet built with the Tegra X1 SoC: the Pixel C. This is also the first tablet completely designed and manufactured exclusively by Google.
The rumors were true. Google has just announced the Pixel C tablet. Pixel C has a 10.2-inch display, Nvidia Tegra X1 processor, and 3GB of RAM. Google also showed off an optional keyboard cover.
Nvidia pushes the limits of performance in its ARM chips, which usually find a home in the company’s Shield devices. The newest Tegra X1 is incredibly fast and powers the new Shield Android TV box. However, […]