Nvidia offering two Black Friday deals involving Shield tablet and gaming console
Nvidia has announced special Black Friday deals, featuring the 32GB SHIELD Tablet and the SHIELD portable gaming console.
The Shield tablet bundle, which includes a 32GB LTE tablet, Shield controller, Green Box Bundle as well as access to the soon-to-be-launched free preview of Nvidia’s GRID cloud gaming service, will be made available for just $399, which is normally the price of the SHIELD tablet alone.
The total value of the bundle at regular prices is $488 which means the Friday bundle offer will let users save up to $88 at a go. The Green Box bundle includes Half Life 2, Half Life 2 Episode 1 and Portal, available for the first time for Android and optimized for the Shield Tablet’s Tegra K1 processor.
The SHIELD tablet, which recently received its update to Android 5.0 Lollipop, features NVIDIA’s latest K1 processor with the 192 core Kepler GPU, 2GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage, microSD support, 8 inch 1080p display, 5MP rear camera, DirectStylus 2 with 3D Paint, Bluetooth, NFC, LTE connectivity (micro SIM) and front-facing speakers.
Nvidia is also offering the SHIELD Portable handheld console bundle, packed with a free carrying case, glossy black armor, and NVIDIA GRID on-demand game streaming service for only $199, offering savings of $59.98.
Available on NVIDIA’s game streaming service are titles including Darksiders 1 and 2, Borderlands 1 and 2, Alan Wake, GRiD, DiRT 2, Trine 2, Saints Row The Third, Dead Island, Alan Wake American Nightmare, Borderlands 1 and 2, Batman: Arkham Asylum and Arkham City, Street Fighter X Tekken, and Ultra Street Fighter IV.
These deals will be offered only on Black Friday, November 28, from 12:01 am PST until 11:59 pm PST.