Android TV and Shield talk like a Goggle Assistant now
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Another nail in Google Now's coffin

Nvidia just announced its long waited Shield experience 6.0 which features Google Assistant support.

Sony ZD9 Android TV review
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Review: MediaTek powers the flagship Android TV


Before we even start, I must note that the Sony ZD9 is a TV with the best picture quality I have ever seen. The MediaTek Quad-Core MT5832 ensures that Android TV 6.0.1 runs really well.

Nvidia Shield 5.1 software appears
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Spruces up 2015 and 2017 Shield console

Another day brings another OTA update for Shield 2015 and 2017 consoles and making the software "Shield Experience upgrade 5.1."

MediaTek revenues jump 29 percent in 2016
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Strategy this year is to sell high-end smartphone SoCs


MediaTek, the fabless semiconductor company from Taiwan that provides SoCs for HDTVs, Blu-ray players and wireless products, saw its revenues jump by 29.2 percent year-over-year to a record high of $8.6 billion (¥$275.51 billion), according to the latest industry reports.

Nvidia updates Shield Android TV to Android 6.0 Marshmallow
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Brings Vulkan API support and more

Nvidia has released the major Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for Shield Android TV console which brings both Vulkan API as well as plenty of other improvements and upgrades.

Nvidia Shield Android TV gets a free remote
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New bundle gives US $49.99 value to Android TV

Nvidia has launched a new Shield Android TV bundle, giving a free remote to the Android TV console at the same price.

Nvidia Shield Android TV now available in Europe
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Select countries and retailers

Although it was officially announced back in May in the US, Nvidia's Shield Android TV set-top box/console, will now be available in select European countries and retailers.

Nvidia adds more games to Shield gaming library
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Half-Life 2: Episode Two and ten more games

Nvidia has added a couple of more games to its Shield Hub app store, including Half-Life 2: Episode 2 game.

Nvidia unveils the new US $199 Shield console
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GDC 2015: 4K TV, gaming and streaming device coming in May

During its Made to Game event at Game Developers Conference 2015 in San Francisco, Nvidia unveiled the newest member of the Shield family, a set-top box running Android TV, simply called Shield.

MediaTek powered Sony Android TV in action
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Lollipop Android 5.0 on a TV

Last week we saw a great smart TV powered by a MediaTek Quad Core SoC running Android 5.0.