Nvidia unveils gaming console at CES 2013 Video
Nvidia unveils gaming console at CES 2013 Video Transcript
The CES Mania has begun. I'm Bridget Carey and this is your CNET Update. Our week-long CNET Update is at the Las Vegas Convention Center and I'm here to give you the rundown of what's going each day at the 2013 International Consumer Electronic Show. To kick things off, companies are holding press conferences and unveiling never-before-seen gadgets and one company started off with a big surprise. The computer chip-maker NVIDIA announced its making its own quad-core portable gaming console, the prototype is called the NVIDIA Shield but that name may change by the time it gets to consumers which could be as soon as a few months. Project Shield looks like a portable Xbox controller with a flip-up screen. The Shield has an analog joystick and buttons. NVIDIA says battery can last between 5 and 10 hours. It runs Android so it can connect online to play Android Games, Tegra Zone Games and some PC games. There's also a multiplayer option NVIDIA has always just sell processors not hardware so this will be a huge step for the company. And Fitbit known for making personal fitness monitors that clip on to your hip pocket now has one you can wear on your wrist all day long. It's called the Fitbit flex and it'll sell for $100 when it comes out this spring. The flex is going head to head with other fitness wristbands like the Nike Fuelband and Jawbone Up. This is a soft bracelet that monitors your movements, sleep and calories burnt. There are also LED lights on the band that will glow when you've hit your fitness goals. Navigation Company Garmond is known for selling GPS devices for your car dashboard but Garmond took things to a whole level by showing that [unk] your entire dashboard with the K2 Infotainment platform. Aside from giving directions, it will also display web data, social media or your calendar of course when you're parked because you don't need that distraction while you're driving. A screen by the wheel which show notifications on incoming calls, text and e-mails and instead of be reading on your phone, it can read at the lap***CUT DICTATION***
CNET's Bridget Carey and Roger Cheng chat with Nvidia Vice President Ujesh Desai about the Project Shield gaming console.
The new Fitbit Flex has a removable sleeve, NFC, and a sleep alarm.
Inspired by the the Nike+ FuelBand and the Fitbit Ultra, Molly Wood decides to train for a half marathon. But which device will pass the test and be her constant companion through training?
A new personal fitness tracker is unveiled, Samsung deflates Galaxy S4 launch reports, and Twitter profiles now have header images.
Molly Wood unboxes two brand-new wearable fitness tech gadgets to help you decide which one might make your holiday lists. Plus, she takes to the track in the Shelby GT500, and checks out the future of space travel with SpaceX.
Nvidia and BMW announced a partnership at CES 2011 in which next generation BMW infotainment systems will be powered by Nvidia's Tegra processor. Nvidia showed off a navigation concept in a BMW 550i at the show.
The Nvidia Project Shield is a new Android-based gaming device that play all native Android apps and streams games from your PC.
Video game expert Russ Frushtick drops by The 404 studio to chat about Xbox Live Dashboard updates, the next Xbox console, Grooveshark floating in hot water, and a FaceDrink challenge!
Molly takes on the biggest physical challenge of her life with the aid of the Nike+ FuelBand and Fitbit Ultra; the knives come out to unbox the Personal Rover; and Sharon Vaknin creates a DIY NFC Phonedock. Plus, we merge the physical and digital worlds with a look into augmented reality.
At CES 2009, Tom Merritt takes a look at the Nvidia GeForce 3D Vision glasses with an infrared emitter for gaming.