Shield TV devices are widely regarded as some of the best Android TV boxes that money can buy. Nvidia has historically been great at software support, also providing updates for years. A new lander today: Shield TV gets a revamped home screen similar to Chromecast with Google TV.
Functionally does not change a whole lot. The main difference that Nvidia points out is the new Discover tab, which presents content from various apps that you (hopefully) will benefit from, based on your preferences. This tab is actually not present on Google TV ̵
Get some content in you.
The update will be rolled out to users “with location set to US, Canada, UK, France, Germany or Australia” starting today. Property owners in Italy and Spain get a similar redesign that does not include the Discover tab. Nvidia expects the rollout to be completed one week from today.