4K Requirements

4K GameStream is only available when streaming to SHIELD TV


GPU Recommended GPU
  • GeForce GTX 1080 or better
  • Most games will play in 4K

Minimum GPU: Maxwell or Pascal-based GPU
  • Desktop: GeForce GTX 960 or higher
  • Notebook: GeForce GTX 980M or higher
  • Some games will play in 4K
CPU Intel Core i5 or better
Network STRONGLY RECOMMENDED: PC connected via wired Ethernet directly to your router
Not Required 4K desktop monitor attached to PC


Network Connected via wired Ethernet to the same network as the PC
Connection to TV Connected to a 4K TV via HDMI 2.0 input port