Aug 13, 2018 · Hi, I just got my Nvidia Shield Tv 2017. I am using Plex and trying to play Dolby Atmos (TrueHD 7.1) videos, but its transcoding the Audio only, not sure why. My setup are as follows Nvidia Shield: Surround Sound = Auto (also tried disabled and Always but no use) Plex : Passthrough =... The Shield runs Android TV; games optimized and ported for the device are offered through a separate Shield Store app. The device can also stream games through Nvidia's on-demand subscription cloud gaming service GeForce Now (formerly Nvidia GRID), and from a local computer using the GameStream function of supported Nvidia graphics cards via ... Nov 14, 2017 · If you have a recent AV receiver or soundbar, it may support native hardware decoding of advanced audio codecs such as DD+/DTS, DTS-HD MA, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Atmos, and DTS:X. SPMC can passthrough bitstream audio to your AVR or soundbar with an advanced Android TV settop such as the NVIDIA Shield TV. Is there a technical reason (software or hardware) that the Nvidia audio drivers don't have Equalizer options for HDMI audio or is it just that the Nvidia engineers don't think it's a needed function? Nvidia is gearing up to begin shipping its Shield handheld gaming console later this month, and we had the chance to go hands-on to see exactly what gamers will be getting for that $349 price tag.