More changes coming to NVIDIA Shield TV, including new option to switch color modes

NVIDIA announced Shield Experience Upgrade 7.2.2 is coming to Shield TV units this week. The update brings a plethora of fixes and improvements, and a brand new feature: the option to switch color modes.
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1. Techist

Posts: 311; Member since: Jan 27, 2015

Updated last night. Quite a few new features in addition to the bug fixes. Basically enhanced support for Amazon Prime, Amazon Music (Dolby Atmos), Amazon Echo/Alexa, the Google Assistant, and a variety of other services. The Nvidia Shield is a beast!

2. monkeyb

Posts: 334; Member since: Jan 17, 2018

How does Dolby Atmos work with the Shield? Does the TV need HDMI ARC? My sounder is currently connected to the TV with an optical cable.

3. torr310

Posts: 1602; Member since: Oct 27, 2011

Shield has been in the market for years... did they ever upgrade the hardware?

4. monkeyb

Posts: 334; Member since: Jan 17, 2018

I guess the remote and joystick was upgraded but the shield itself was not. They did not need to as no other company was able to make something as amazing as the shield. I have tried many products and feel that the shield is the king currently.

5. vincelongman

Posts: 5554; Member since: Feb 10, 2013

Seems like Nvidia isn't releasing a tablet class SoC any time soon Their Tegra divison has shifted their focus to autonomous cars Hence their Xavier is overkill for a Shield TV (has so much die dedicated for autonomous driving processing) Probably won't see another Shield TV until 2020-2021 Until 7nm is mature and when Nintendo is wanting a tablet class SoC for the Switch 2