NVIDIA SHIELD Products
Skills:Featured, Interaction Design, Mobile, Product Design, Research, System Design, User Experience
SHIELD is the next generation entertainment devices targeted for gamers and tech savvy users. SHIELD family includes Android TV, Tablet, and Portable. All the devices are compatible with accessories i.e. remote and controller. The products are designed for gamers and the user experience is sculpted around them.
My role has been to provide a consistent and intuitive user experience on all the SHIELD products. The SHIELD products are also connected to GeForce NOW, the game streaming service by NVIDIA super computers in the cloud.
- Worked on the First run – First update experience of the product to make the over boarding experience more seamless. User testing was conducted frequently to validate the concepts and ascertain that all use cases are covered.
- Defining the Information Architecture for the device, navigation pattern, and UI guideline. The above has been used to design all the features on the SHIELD devices and are consistently followed.
- Involved in continuous process of improving the existing design, so interaction could be simplified. Maintaining feature parity on SHIELD family (TV, Tablet, Portable, Web, Windows app) is one of the key task when defining requirements.
- Working closely with visual designers and engineering team to ensure that the concepts are converted into real design same as envisioned.
- Present new designs, changes to existing design and future work to the stakeholders and top management for approval and feedback. These meetings are crucial to define the roadmap and prioritize the design efforts.
Living room device that can handle all your entertainment and communication needs. When paired with SHIELD controllers, this is the most powerful gaming console that can stream games from your PC or broadcast your game live.
Tablet with fastest processor and when paired with controllers you don’t need your gaming rig. Apart from all the basic tablet functionalities, this device is designed to handle graphic intense and high processing games.