Editors Liked

  • Fairly customizable
  • High-quality build with comfortable responsive buttons
  • Sharp and bright touch screen
  • Killer controls
  • Solid battery life
  • PC gaming anywhere in the house
  • Expandable storage
  • HDMI
  • Sound quality
  • Gaming performance is incredible

Editors Didn't Like

  • Android isn't a great gaming platform
  • Heavy and somewhat bulky design
  • Not a 1080p display
  • PC streaming requires expensive hardware
  • PC streaming only works in local networks
  • Touch screen is awkward compared with standard tablets
  • There aren't enough quality games that support the Shield's controller and take advantage of the Tegra 4's processing power