Microsoft Xbox vs Nvidia Shield

310 mm
100 mm
Microsoft Xbox game console
vs
210 mm
25 mm
Nvidia Shield game console

Full Comparison

Hardware

Microsoft XboxMicrosoft XboxNvidia ShieldNvidia Shield
Storage
8GB
16GB
CPU cores
1
4
CPU speed
0.733 GHz
1 GHz
CPU model
1 Core 733 MHz Custom Intel Pentium III Coppermine
72-Core Nvidia GeForce
Ram memory
64MB
3GB

Screen

Microsoft XboxMicrosoft XboxNvidia ShieldNvidia Shield
HDR
noNo
noNo
Resolutions Supported
1080i, 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p
480p, 576p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p, 2160p (4K Ultra HD)

Controller

Microsoft XboxMicrosoft XboxNvidia ShieldNvidia Shield
Number of controllers included
1
1
Features
Memory Card Slot, Vibration
Audio/Microphone Input, Display Screen, Independent Game Play, Memory Card Slot, Microphone, Power Console On/Off, Touch Screen
Number of joysticks
Dual
Dual
Directional Pad
yesYes
yesYes
Triggers
2
2
Number of buttons
16
8
Number of supported wireless controllers
4
4
Weight
10.14 lb
1.28 lb

Features

Microsoft XboxMicrosoft XboxNvidia ShieldNvidia Shield
Backward compatibility
noNo
noNo
Type of media supported
DVD
Memory card
Remote control support
yesYes
yesYes
Surround decoder (5.1/7.1)
yesYes
yesYes

Dimensions

Microsoft XboxMicrosoft XboxNvidia ShieldNvidia Shield
Depth
10.63 in
5.12 in
Width
12.20 in
8.27 in
Height
3.94 in
0.98 in
Weight
10.14 lb
1.28 lb

Connectivity

Microsoft XboxMicrosoft XboxNvidia ShieldNvidia Shield
Ethernet
yesYes
yesYes
Ethernet connection speed
10/100Mbit/s
10/100/1000 (Gigabit)Mbit/s
WiFi
noNo
yesYes
USB
noNo
yesYes
Number of USB Inputs
0
3
HDMI
noNo
yesYes
Component output
noNo
noNo
Composite output
yesYes
noNo
SCART out
yesYes
noNo
S-video output
yesYes
noNo
VGA outputs
noNo
noNo
Digital optical input
noNo
noNo
Digital optical output
noNo
noNo

Network

Microsoft XboxMicrosoft XboxNvidia ShieldNvidia Shield
Video Streaming
noNo
yesYes