Android 5.0 Lollipop Update Arrives for NVIDIA Shield Tablet

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This week has been all about the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop update rolling out to many Nexus smartphones and tablets, but we have one more tablet getting it today.  NVIDIA recently confirmed the company’s impressive new SHIELD Tablet will be among the first tablets to run Google’s latest Android 5.0 update, and today it’s finally […]

Nexus 9 Release Date and Rumors Confirmed

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Rumors continue to swirl suggesting Google has a new Nexus 8 or Nexus 9 tablet in the works, and today we may have received our first official confirmation of an HTC-made Google Nexus 9. Not only that, but a new leak is reportedly outing the Nexus 9 release date. While these rumors initially started out […]

Acer Chromebook 13 Brings 13 Hours of Battery Life, NVIDIA Tegra K1

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Acer is the first Chromebook maker out of the blocks using NVIDIA’s recently introduced the Tegra K1 processor in the newly-launched Acer Chromebook 13. This combination will give the Chromebook some decent graphics performance and up to 13 hours of battery life, besting the current Chromebook leader, Dell. This also means that fans of the […]

NVIDIA Shield Tablet Announced to Battle Upcoming Nexus 8

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While there’s no shortage of Android tablets these days, NVIDIA has a new option they hope will capture gamers around the word, as well as regular tablet buyers. This morning, NVIDIA announced a brand new Android 4.4 KitKat device called the NVIDIA Shield Tablet. Lately all the talk has been on the upcoming Nexus 8 […]

NVIDIA Tegra Note 7 LTE Arrives to take on Google’s Nexus 7

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The Tegra Note 7 Android tablet may not be a household name, even with stunning specs and being an impressive overall tablet, but the latest addition this week just announced by NVIDIA could pressure the competition. Last year NVIDIA announced the new Tegra Note 7 tablet running the company’s latest flagship quad-core Tegra 4 processor […]

Mobile NVIDIA Tegra K1 Outperforms Intel’s PC-Class Haswell Graphics

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NVIDIA stunned the mobile world last week at the Consumer Electronics Show by announcing its 192-core Tegra K1 mobile processor that’s based on ARM Holdings’ ARM Cortex A15 architecture coupled with Keplar graphics designed for mobile computing. Just how good is the NVIDIA Tegra K1? For starters, it won the Gotta Be Mobile Best of CES […]

NVIDIA Brings Desktop Power to Mobile with 192-Core Super Chip

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To kick off CES 2014 NVIDIA took the stage to announce what’s next for mobile. According to the graphics and silicon company the next step in mobile graphics and computing is “bridging the gap” between desktop power and supercomputing with the mobile revolution. Last year they announced a new quad-core Tegra 4 mobile processor, as […]

Android Will Disrupt The Console Market, According To Nvidia

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It’s only a matter of time before Google’s Android operating system disrupts console gaming, at least that’s according Nvidia. Company founder Jen-Hsun Huang, declared the demise of video game consoles as we know them yesterday saying, “It’s simply a matter of time before Android also disrupts the video game console industry.” The remarks came during the company’s media briefing […]

With Audi, Google Preps Android to Battle Apple’s Siri in the Car

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Google has formed an alliance between chip-maker NVIDIA and automaker Audi to bring Android into the car. The vehicle is now becoming a hot new battleground where Google’s mobile Android operating system will face off with rival Apple’s iOS. According to the Wall Street Journal, Google and Audi will announce the new partnership to bring Android […]

eVGA Tegra Note 7 Tablet Available Now for Pre-order

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This morning NVIDIA officially announced its first Android tablet, one that’s rocking the company’s latest quad-core Tegra 4 processor. Only it isn’t being sold by NVIDIA. Instead the new Tegra Note 7 is a reference design which will be distributed and offered by a slew of third party partners they’ve worked with from the graphics […]

A $200 Note-Taking Tegra Tablet Sounds Appealing, But Will People Bite?

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NVIDIA created an appealing reference hardware tablet platform using its powerful Tegra 4 SoC processor that comes with a digital stylus, and the best part is the affordable $200 price tag for the tablet. The 7-inch slate would compete closely against Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8.0 8-inch tablet that features an S Pen stylus that uses […]

NVIDIA Tegra Note 7 Leak Reveals a Nexus 7 Rival

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The popular mobile and desktop chip-maker NVIDIA is about to dive much deeper into the Android tablet market, by releasing its very own 7-inch gaming and multimedia tablet platform called the Tegra Note 7. We knew the next goal after NVIDIA SHIELD was a tablet, and today we’re getting our first hands-on video of the […]

NVIDIA Shield Android 4.3 Update Delivers Console Mode

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Just a week after it formally announced plans to add a new console mode to its Shield handheld gaming console, NVIDIA is now allowing users to get the feature in a new software update that will also bring support for customizing the handheld’s control schemes. According to AndroidCentral, users can also expect a few of […]

NVIDIA Reveals Rebrands and Expands NVIDIA SHIELD Streaming

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NVIDIA has formally announced Gamestream, an upgrade and rebranding of the streaming technology that allows its NVIDIA SHIELD handheld console to stream video games from their PCs. The company announced the updated project at a press event in Montreal this morning. Launching on October 28th, the Gamestream standard allows PCs equipped with NVIDIA’s graphics cards to […]

HP Announces New Android, Windows Tablets for the Holidays

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Hewlett Packard had announced five new consumer tablets for the holiday shopping season that comes in a variety of screen sizes, mobile operating systems, and application processors. GottaBeMobile was able to preview the tablets at an event in San Francisco, California though HP had said that the tablets won’t become available until November and pricing information is […]

NVIDIA Confirms Surface 2 Plans for Microsoft

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It looks like NVIDIA and Microsoft may be back together again as NVIDIA has just confirmed it will be working on a second generation Surface RT tablet. In an interview with CNET, NVIDIA head Jen-Hsun Huang said that his company is “working really hard” on a Surface 2 tablet and hopes that the new slate […]

After Shield, NVIDIA Rumored to Launch Gaming Tablet

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It looks like chip-maker NVIDIA is getting more entrenched in the hardware space with its own branded devices. After the company launched the portable gaming Shield console, NVIDIA is now rumored to be working on its gaming tablet based off its Tegra 5 chipset that will succeed the quad-core Tegra 4. The Tegra 5 chipset […]

NVIDIA’s New Tablet Chip Is More Powerful Than the PS3

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At Siggraph 2013 NVIDIA debuted its new Project Logan mobile graphics processors with Kepler technology that can make tablets more powerful than the PlayStation 3. According to The Verge the new Kepler Mobile chips use just two watts of power, but can push out graphics that exceed anything on current tablets and even the six-year-old […]

NVIDIA Shield Shipping July 31 For $299

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After an initial delay, the NVIDIA Shield will now ship on July 31 for $299.99. NVIDIA announced the new shipping date for the Shield Android portable console today, claiming the device is now in full production. NVIDIA Shield was originally scheduled to ship last month, but an issue with the device caused a delay shortly […]

NVIDIA Shield Sees $50 Price Cut Before Release

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Today NVIDIA announced that Shield will cost gamers $50 less than originally announced, bringing the Android console closer to other handheld consoles. The NVIDIA Shield will now cost $299 instead of the original $349 price. The new price brings the Android console closer to the price of the Sony PlayStation Vita, which currently sells for […]