What are the best Android apps for NVIDIA Shield Android TV?

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  1. 11
    Free Trial



    Netflix is a video-on-demand platform where you can watch movies and TV shows and start streaming from your Windows or Mac computer, smart devices such as smartphones and tablets as well as on your home gaming consoles.

    Streaming Services

    Varies by Plan

    Howard Parker
    Written on July 6, 2018
    "This is a really great app for a TV as it can actually make your device more enjoyable than before. It offers tons of TV series and movies and your subscription will be worth every dollar you spend especially if you love watching."
  2. 9
    Free Trial

    #2HBO GO

    HBO GO

    HBO GO is the companion app of the popular premium cable channel, HBO. It offers a streaming service for watching all of HBO content from your TV Provider with your HBO Subscription. Original series, new movies every week, docs & more.


    $14.99- Varies by plan

    Matthew Bishop
    Written on July 6, 2018
    "This is a really great app as you can keep your mobile connection to your favorite channels and series. This will keep you updated as it has for me for the past years."
  3. 8



    YouTube is an online video sharing and streaming website that enables content creators to share their work across the platform's large user base and network. It's also available as an app for Android and iOS mobile devices. 



    Nancy Bowman
    Written on December 18, 2017
    "Who doesn't know about YouTube and its awesomeness? What I didn't know was that I could get NVIDIA Shield TV on my android through it. I was always just watching crazy cat videos or music. So versatile! I hope it never changes. "
  1. 7



    Pandora is powered by the Music Genome Project, which is the most comprehensive music analysis ever undertaken. It offers personalized radio that is constantly evolving alongside your music tastes.


    Free- Varies by plan

    Karen Sanchez
    Written on December 16, 2017
    "Pandora is great if you're using for an easy to use music app. The radios they offer are constantly changing and evolving."
  2. 7
    Free Trial

    #5Sony PlayStation Vue

    Sony PlayStation Vue

    Sony PlayStation Vue is a live streaming TV service where you can watch and enjoy sports, news, movies, TV shows, premium channels and more. Although the service is paid, it also offers a free trial to the users.


    $50- Varies by plan

    Ridhi Sen
    Written on December 16, 2017
    "Sony PlayStation Vue is really one of the best live streaming services out there. It was one of the original and it does everything you could want it to. Powerful, fast and easy to use."
  3. 4


    iHeartRadio is a broadcast and internet radio platform that offers music streaming, live radio stations, podcasts, and playlists. It broadcasts AM and FM radio stations both local and international. It has a Premium upgrade that is ad-free.

    Web, Android, iOS

    Free- Varies by plan

    Carl Daniels
    Written on April 13, 2018
    "iHeartRadio is a good solution for Android apps for NVIDIA Shield Android TV because it is a popular android app that will allow users to listen to their music on their NVIDIA Shield Android TV."
  4. 4



    Hulu is a video-on-demand service offering a huge catalog of exclusive programs, Hulu originals, and many more. It launched its live television streaming service in 2017, but currently, it is only available in the United States and Japan.


    $5.99- Varies by plan

    Danielle Peterson
    Written on December 21, 2017
    "Hulu is impressive. So many different TV shows and movies to choose from. I like the variety. Easy to use. Different plans depending on what you want."
  5. 3



    Plex is a free media server add-on developed by Plex, Inc. that is compatible with many devices, including Chromecast, Xbox, PlayStation, Android, Apple, Roku, Fire TV, and more. It is used for media streaming and organization.


    Mac, Windows, Android, iOS


    Dennis McCoy
    Written on December 17, 2017
    "a helpful app in general but not needed at all"
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    #9PBS KIDS Video

    PBS KIDS Video

    In this app, kids will find videos of their favorite shows to watch them whenever they want! Parents will know what are their children's favorite shows by looking at the app's history, and thhe app will automatically update new videos every Friday.


    iOS, Android


    Janet Wagner
    Written on December 13, 2017
    "PBS is low-quality government propaganda. Kids should watch pretty much anything else. The app doesn't work properly, either."


Best What are the best Android apps for NVIDIA Shield Android TV
1NetflixStreaming Services 11 Paid
2HBO GOWebsites 9 Paid
3YouTubeWebsites 8 Free
4PandoraWebsites 7 Free
5Sony PlayStation VueWebsites 7 Paid
6iHeartRadioApps 4 Free
7HuluWebsites 4 Paid
8PlexApps 3 Free
9PBS KIDS VideoApps 1 Free

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