On May 24, 2018, Nvidia has released shield experience 7.0 upgrade for the owner of shield tv and it features Android Oreo 8.0 upgrade for its most popular media streaming device “Nvidia Shield Tv”. This upgrade is available to all Nvidia Shield Tv owners, including the 2015 models.
The most important fact about this upgrade is, if you are the member of the Shield preview program, only then you will be the first among others to receive this upgrade to your device, but as this upgrade is slotted and delivered stage wise, it may take few days or weeks for your device to recieve this upgrade.
Nvidia Shields experience 7.0 features Android Oreo 8.0 upgrade that will completely overhauls the look and feel of your Android TV home screen. With Andoid Oreo 8.0 TV operating system, you can now organize tour favorite apps and the programs in watch list on your home screen. This upgrade at present also, enables users to customize their favorite Amazon prime Tv Shows and Movies in watch list.
Nvidia Shield Experience 7.0 has added 6 new voices to Google assistant voice service with more service partners. More details on Nvidia Shield Experience 7.0 update:
All your entertainment is now in one place with Android 8.0 Oreo. Live TV, video-on-demand, streaming media, and games – it’s all there and it’s fully customizable!
Organize your favorite apps into a “TV guide” style layout. See shows from each app on the home screen.
Discovering new shows has never been easier with the new Prime Video user interface. New features include the ability to add and remove shows to your Watchlist and more.
Your server’s app data (metadata, background art, and more) can now be moved to USB storage devices. From the PLEX app, go to Settings > Plex Media Server > Storage Location.
Cut the cord and watch live sports on ESPN without a cable plan. The ESPN+ subscription service is now available on the ESPN app.
Watch original series like Cobra Kai in 4K. Plus, enjoy your live sports in full HD at 60FPS for smooth live action gameplay in top channels like CBS and NBC.
You can now watch the newest movies including Black Panther in stunning 4K Ultra HD.
Certain automations that control Zigbee and Z-wave devices can now run locally without requiring cloud processing, leading to faster response time.
Stream CNBC’s business news, financial information, and market data or log in with your TV service provider to watch CNBC Live’s primetime shows like Mad Money, Closing Bell, and Shark Tank.
SHIELD is now your Dish Network cable box with the Dish Anywhere app. Access live TV, recorded shows, or on-demand movies.
Search for new homes and view immersive photos and video walkthroughs on your big screen TV.
Google Assistant Adds 6 New Voices
Open Settings -> Preferences on the Google Assistant app on your phone.
New smart home partners
- Arlo cameras
- Emerson Sensi
- Ikea Tadfri
- LG Smart Appliances
- Scenes support for Phillips Hue
- Dunkin’ Donuts
- Lonely Planet Travel Guide
Shadowgun returns with a new free RPG shooter. Experience an epic story campaign, competitive and cooperative multiplayer, and an innovative social hub–all in one game!
Enjoy an out-of-this-world action-adventure game set in a world of hidden magic and high technology.
Immerse yourself in this exploration-based, sci-fi, first-person shooter that will have you research plants and animals, battle hostile entities, and unravel a mystery.
Defy gravity, discover mysteries and secrets, and survive against enemies bent on oppression in this “Metroidvania”-style 2D platformer.
- The latest monthly Android security updates
- Quick access to Settings when you’re on the home screen by holding the Back button
- Support for high polling rate gaming mice for NVIDIA GameStream
- Improved support for game controllers:
- Customize SHIELD controller thumbstick dead zones (Settings-> Apps-> Input viewer)
- Xbox 360 and DualShock 4 v2 controllers
- DualShock 4 controllers using USB wireless adapter
- Adds “Connect” option to re-pair disconnected Bluetooth accessories (Settings->Accessories)
- Ability to connect to Wi-Fi without disconnecting Ethernet (Settings-> Network-> Ethernet)
- General stability fixes on SHIELD remote (2017) and controller (2017)
- Latest accessory firmware versions:
- SHIELD controller (2017): v1.24
- SHIELD controller (2015): v1.96/99/3.71/0.32
- SHIELD remote (2017): v1.33
- SHIELD remote (rechargeable): v.1.30
Plex Pass 3 Months free subscription code:
If you are already a member of the Nvidia reward program, you will have received or receive a mail from Nvidia with subject “A Special SHIELD reward, Android O, and The Ultimate Cord Cutting Guide” with three Months of Plex Pass subscription code.
This is a special reward by Nvidia to It’s reward program subscribers. This promo code can be used by anyone, and to use this promo offer you have to,
- Copy the redemption code from the mail you recieved from Nvidia.
- Go to Get Plex Pass Free For 30 Days and click on “Get Your Free Month” button.
- You will be redirected to Plex.tv login page, use your credential to login to your Plex account or create a new plex account (if you don’t have Plex account).
- After login, you will be redirected to payment page, on Payment page, look at right side for Promo Code and remove the existing one month promo Code, and use the code you recieved in mail from Nvidia and click on Apply button.
- You will now see that you have earned three months of Plex Pass subscription for free.
- Enter your credit card or your paypal account details and complete the transaction.
- Go to your subscription section in settings of your plex account and look for cancel auto renewal link and cancel the auto-renewal subscription to stop being charged after the free subscription expires.
You are all done. If you already were a Plex pass subscriber, then you may need to create a new Plex account to avail this offer.
If you haven’t recieved any mail from Nvidia, you can still get 1 Month of Free Plex pass subscription, using the link, mentioned in step 2 above.
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