SHIELD Tablet Software Upgrade 2.0

This update contains important enhancements to further improve your SHIELD tablet experience, including:

SHIELD Tablet Android 5.0 ‘Lollipop’ Software upgrade

SHIELD Tablet just got sweeter with Android 5.0 ‘Lollipop’. New UI, animations and notifications inspired by Material Design, improved app performance, and new graphics APIs for advanced gaming are just some of the features with the new OS.

NVIDIA GRID On-Demand Gaming Service

The GRID Gaming Service is now a feature of SHIELD Hub, letting you stream popular games to your SHIELD, including Batman: Arkham City and Borderlands 2. Free access starts today in North America and Western Europe until June 30, 2015. However GRID is not available in Germany at this time. We plan to expand coverage to include Germany and Asia Pacific next year.

New NVIDIA Dabbler v2.0

NVIDIA® Dabbler has a completely redesigned UI inspired by Material Design. We’ve heard your requests for how to make Dabbler even better, and added support for layers, moveable shape guides, and the ability to easily share your painting session live on Twitch.

User Interface Updates:

– Enhanced DirectStylus Launcher

Other Features:

  • USB Y-cable support
    Charge your SHIELD Tablet when using Ethernet in Console Mode with a micro USB Host OTG Y Cable
  • Enhanced Console Mode with 4K output support
  • Improved charger compatibility and performance
  • Optimized GPS functionality