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SHIELD TV Remote App Updated Just in Time for New Hardware

Just in time for new hardware, which should be arriving next Monday, NVIDIA has updated its official SHIELD TV app. The update includes a completely revamped UI, controls for launching apps, new control interfaces, plus voice controls via Google Assistant.As you can see in the header image above, there’s a UI that contains your library of apps, which you can launch on SHIELD TV from your device. The same can be done with game titles. In the control section, users can choose between different configurations, such as track pad, swipe pad, and D pad. There’s also a virtual keyboard for inputting info inside select apps.Here’s everything NVIDIA lists as new.What’s NewNewly designed application UIAdds a feature to launch applications on Shield from Shield TV remoteAdds a feature of swipepadAdds two finger swipe feature to trackpadAdds volume control feature to iOS appAdds volume control side drawer UIAdds a feature of power buttonAdds a feature of voice control through Google AssistanceAdds a new UI for keyboard, also provides support for multi-language, edit, copy and paste functionalitiesConnectivity and stability bug fixesIf you own a SHIELD TV or plan on picking one up next week, go grab it!Google Play Link