nvidia shield

  1. capGrundy

    Two Shields for Plex?

    I currently have a Synology DS916+acting as a Plex server to a Shield TV, and it's been functional, but it's not able to transcode and has problems with higher quality video files. I considered moving the server to the Shield, but I'm wondering if I'll get more out of it if it's allowed just to...
  2. marcaaron22

    Nvidia Shield and VLC player

    Hi, I have this afternoon switched on my Nvidia Shield, plugged in my external HDD as I normally do, to watch a few things that I’ve got on there via VLC player, to find that the videos won’t play, so I removed the HDD, switched the shield off then back on again, plugged the HDD back in and no...
  3. D

    Nvidia shield Pro, LG C1 65"Problem.

    Hi. Nvidia shield keeps turning off the TV every time I try to use the apps on the LG home screen like, Amazon prime, Channel 4. Any idea what is going on here? Any help would be much appreciated.
  4. The One Demon

    MadVR with Plex + Nvidia Shield?

    Is there a way to use MadVR from my PC, getting content from a NAS and playing on my Nvidia SHIELD through Plex or Plex for kodi add on? I know you can set an external player in Kodi to run MadVR, but unsure if that's only if connected to the display via HDMI, or if you can do the same on the...
  5. sykotik

    Nvidia shield (tube) storage low

    Hi not sure if this is the right place But recently my sheild has been given me a message every time I turn it on Low storage!! But their is nothing on it just a few apps I did have a game on bit deleted it , but I still get the message. Is there anything I can do ? , add some extra storage...
  6. downloadingdata

    Do you need a streaming box like Nvidia shield pro for a 2021 Samsung TV?

    If my main goal is to get lossy Atmos via the streaming apps: Netflix, Disney + etc. Do I need to get an Nvidia Shield pro? Any chance of the 2021 TVs getting atmos support for Disney + in the future? I'm also a little worried about lag in sound if streamed via a box like the shield pro as I...
  7. Kevinicus

    Issue accessing files on PC with SPMC/Kodi on Nvidia Shield (2017)

    I'm having a bit of an issue with getting SPMC or KODI to work right with drives attached to my PC. Originally, I had everything in a theater, all hard-wired, with the drives attached to a Zappiti. Everything worked great on the Shield. Then I moved, went wireless, and the Zappiti has decided...
  8. R

    Discovery+ On Nvidia Shield not Streaming HD

    Previously Discovery+ on the 2017 Nvidia Shield used to stream in HD for me but now only streams in SD. Does anyone else have the same problem in the UK? I have to Chromecast from my phone to stream in HD which works but is a faff. My Nvidia Shield is on a 1GB wired connection and can stream...
  9. jimmyca69

    Question HTPC vs alternatives

    Morning all, I have run various HTPC's for the past 12 years roughly and currently I have a modest setup now which runs as a Plex media server. Spec is a an i5 processor, 4gb DDR3, RAM with 4TB of disk space and running Windows 7. It is sat on a home network (100mb/s speeds) with me using Plex...
  10. Spy

    Question How to wire up a new CX ?

    Hi all, What is the best, most optimal way of wiring up all my components in order to maximise both the sound and the picture quality from various sources ? Here are the components: - TV: LG CX TV - AVR: Sony 1080 AV Receiver - Source: Nvidia Shield 4K Pro - Source: Virgin V6 box For example...
  11. Spy

    Question How to connect sources to new LG CX ?

    Hi all, What is the best, most optimal way of wiring up all my components in order to maximise both the sound and the picture quality from various sources ? Here are the components: - LG CX TV - Sony 1080 AV Receiver - Nvidia Shield 4K Pro - Virgin V6 box For example, - should I connect all...
  12. philtastic

    Question HDFury AVR Key Not Passing Dolby Digital/Plus/True HD

    I have an HDFury AVR Key running the latest firmware, setup between my Nvidia Shield TV (2017) and my Pioneer VSX-1326 and LG E6 4K TV. The problem is that the receiver doesn't get any Dolby signals from the AVR Key. DTS signals work fine, including DTS-HD MA, but none of Dolby formats work at...
  13. R

    Question How to connect TW9400, Nvidia Sheild TV Pro, PS4 & Denon Home Cinema Soundbar

    Hi, This is my first post and am looking for some guidance on a home setup. I am planning to build a simple system with an epson TW9400 projector (yet to purchase), Nvidia sheild tv Pro, PS4, Denon Home cinema sound bar with Sub. I dont have an AV reciever and am scratching my head thinking if...
  14. W

    HDMI Audio Extractor Help Please

    I have a Denon AVR 2311 which I've connected Zone 2 to garden speakers which will only accept Analogue inputs and not digital. I enjoy watching music videos and can cast / mirror the sound and or screen from a phone / tablet to a Nvidia Shield with chromecast installed but it only has HDMI...
  15. D

    Nvidia Shield TV - on budget 4K Tv... Better value/performance for £500 than £500 TV?

    Hi I wish to replace my ageing Samsung UE375800 5 series TV from 2010 era. Great service, Great picture - but recently got a VA pc monitor and far prefer VA blacks etc to my IPS Tv... TL/DR - I want a new TV with VA panel So I am looking at spending £500 on a new TV - Ideally 43" but possibly...
  16. chenks

    Question soundbar options for sony tv/nvidia shield

    i'm in the market for a soundbar (seperate amp/speakers not really an option for the room). current TV is a Sony KD-43XD8305, bluray player is BDP-S6700. the TV runs Android TV and content is mainly played from Plex (i have my own plex server), Netflix, and Virgin Cable. the content i have in...
  17. JRyder

    Question GZ950 - Nvidia Shield output limited to 720p

    Hi all, I received my replacement GZ950 from the Panasonic Outlet store today. This one actually turns on, so I'm making good progress. However, when I hook up my NVidia Shield to it, I'm only getting 720p as my output options. I've tried all four HDMI ports with 3 different HDMI leads. I've...
  18. JonnyTester

    Question Disney+ On Nvidia Shield

    Seeing as how we're all going to be under house arrest for the forseeable future, I decided to sign up for Disney+ this evening to take advantage of the £10 off deal. But when I tried adding the Disney+ app on my Nvidia Shield, it doesn't exist. Instead, I installed an app called Disney Life...
  19. D

    Question Nvidia Shield / Sony HT-Z9F ATMOS MKV issue

    Help needed just bought the new Nvidia Shield Pro 2019, and cannot get ATMOS to work, from Hard Drive playing MKV's, Nvidia is plugged via HDMI into Sony HT-Z9F Soundbar, ATMOS comes through as LPM. any suggestions of settings, and configuration, currently using Plex server and Kodi. Thanks
  20. malctAN

    Answered help connecting to Logitech Harmony Elite to Nvidia shield

    Hi , can anyone tell me if they have had issues connecting the Nvidia Shield to the Logitech Harmony Elite. using my tablet that has the harmony app on, I then go to blue tooth and open it up for any device to find my tablet, I am able to follow the instructions and when it gets to pairing, The...
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