The Xiaomi MiPad is almost identical to the Shield, but it is still lingering around with android 4.4.
This however shows, how good the hardware actually is.
Actually this is unprecedented in the Android realm. Nothing that launched on KitKat (not even Google's Nexus) got updated to Nougat! So Kudos to Nvidia! :D
w1nko, 10 Feb 2017I wouldn't hold my breath, since they're now part of the Nintendo Switch I believe they may ha... moreAndroid can't compete with switch as it has no real AAA games. Nvidia can't force developers to develop more for android. It's up to developers if there is competition or if there is none.
chris-mad, 10 Feb 2017Their commitment to this product is really impressive. I wander whether they will launch anot... moreI wouldn't hold my breath, since they're now part of the Nintendo Switch I believe they may have signed a non-competion agreement to not release something similar under their own brand and with the same chipset.
And Samsung Galaxy Tab English SM-T560 is stuck on KitKat 4.4.4. SHAME SHAME Samsung
Google, please tell me why? Your nexus will be obsolete after 2years? Seriously, Nvidia rocks!!
Their commitment to this product is really impressive.
I wander whether they will launch another tablet sometime.