Nvidia Shield Tablet K1 Tablet Review: 8 Inches Tablet Powered by 2.2 GHz Nvidia Tegra K1 Processor

Nvidia Shield Tablet K1 Tablet Quick Specs

Screen Size: 8 Inches
Display Resolution: 1920 x 1200 pixels
Display Type:  IPS
Touch Screen: Capacitive
RAM: 2 GB RAM
Internal Memory: 16 GB
Rear Camera:  5 megapixel
Front Camera: 5 megapixel
OS:  Android 5 Lollipop operating system
Processor:  2.2 GHz Nvidia Tegra K1

Nvidia Shield Tablet K1 Tablet pros

Nvidia Shield Tablet K1 tablet comes with 8 inch display.  Type of display is IPS and the display resolution is 1920 x 1200 pixels. The tablet is powered by quad core Nvidia Tegra K1 processor whose clock speed is 2.2 GHz. The tablet is offered with 2 GB RAM and is offered with 16 GB internal storage options.  Memory can be expanded up to 128 GB via micro SD.

Nvidia Shield Tablet K1 runs on Android 5 Lollipop operating system. It features 5 megapixel primary camera and 5 megapixel front facing camera. It supports Bluetooth, WiFi and micro USB connectivity.

Nvidia Shield Tablet K1 has physical dimensions 221 x 126 x 9.2 mm and it weighs 390 grams. It features compass, accelerometer and gyroscope sensors.    The tablet is offered for a price of $199.  The specifications are good for the price it is offered.  The tablet will get Android 6.0 Marshmallow update in coming months, it is said.

Nvidia Shield Tablet K1 Tablet Cons

Nvidia Shield Tablet K1 tablet has 5 megapixel cameras at rear and front and both are only average cameras.  It does not support voice calling of 3G connectivity.  Accessories including stylus are sold separately and this is extra spending for the user.

Nvidia Shield Tablet K1 Tablet SIM card slot: 1

Nvidia Shield Tablet K1 Tablet price: $199

Overall rating of Nvidia Shield Tablet K1 Tablet: 2.5/5