Android, Android TV, NVIDIA Shield

by David Coombes, posted Dec 10 2014

Is your game built on a cross platform engine like Unity or Unreal Engine? Does your game support gamepads? Have you made an Android build? You might be surprised at how easy porting to Android is. A modern Android device like the SHIELD tablet has a powerful quad core CPU, a modern, precise, fully featured GPU and 2GB of RAM. This means that in many respects, it is equivalent or superior to a previous generation console. Because of this, many games can be deployed with little or...

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AEP, Android, Android 5.0, GameWorks, Lollipop, Programming, tegra

by Andrew Edelsten, posted Dec 10 2014

Android 5.0 "Lollipop" a month on: the OS sets the high bar for a mobile OS and the Nexus 9 shines but there are some pitfalls for developers. If you're getting reports of crashes on Lollipop, be sure to check out these potential gotchas! The Google Nexus 9 tablet is built with the NVIDIA® Tegra® K1 64 bit mobile processor and SHIELD tablet 8 was one of the first Android devices to receive the Lollipop OTA. To ensure the best user experience for these two important products, NVIDIA...

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Android, GameWorks, Tegra Android Developer Pack

by David Coombes, posted Jul 28 2014

We are incredibly proud of the latest member of the NVIDIA SHIELD family. We think every Android developer should be excited to get their hands on one. Here are 4 reasons why you want to develop on NVIDIA SHIELD tablet: Performance for Developers The Tegra K1 delivers unprecedented levels of horsepower combined with the best developer tools in the industry. If you are developing AAA content for Android you need a development platform that is ahead of where the competition will be in...

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Android, GameWorks, Tegra Android Developer Pack, Tegra Developer Stories

by David Coombes, posted Jul 24 2014

This month we welcome two new members to the NVIDIA SHIELD family. Designed with gamers in mind, the SHIELD Tablet offers PC-grade performance, crystal clear audio, and the best entertainment and gaming content. Pair it with the optional SHIELD Wireless Controller and you have the ultimate tablet experience for PC and Android gamers. If you are developing Android content, these new products represent the cutting edge of performance today and are backed by the best development...

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