NVIDIA’s latest tablet called Shield specs has been announced recently. The Shield features an 8-inch 1920×1200 IPS LCD display and it will be powered by Tegra K1 (quad-core A15, 32-bit) processor clocked at 2.2GHz. Other important specs of this device include 2GB of RAM, 16GB of storage for the Wi-Fi version and 32GB for the LTE version. The storage on both can be expanded up to 128GB using micro SD card. The NVIDIA shield is also equipped with a 5MP front-facing camera and a 5 MP rear-facing camera, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, bass-boosted speakers and a NVIDIA Direct Stylus 2 (included). In terms of connectivity the Shield has a Micro USB port and Mini HDMI 1.4 port.
Separate from the NVIDIA Shield Tablet is the Shield Controller which costs an extra $59.99/££49.99. It has response times of about 10ms with built-in headphone jack with voice chat support. Starting at $299 and £239.99, it’ll be available in the U.S. and Canada on July 29 and Europe on August 14, and other places worldwide after that, with pre-orders starting today.