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By Windiddy, Senior Member on 9th February 2013, 05:31 PM
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13th February 2013, 12:17 PM |#21  
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Right. I just posted it because of the first post.

So ouya (with the right software) can do stream games from the pc.
In other words. it will do the same linke the nvidia shield device.
 
 
13th February 2013, 05:35 PM |#22  
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Ouya is the best !
13th February 2013, 11:58 PM |#23  
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Sells old 3d chipsets to Ouya..

Makes it's own competing product on next gen chipsets.

I'd personally go with Ouya, but feel bad because some of my money is going towards funding NVidia's ass-hattery..

*Such an appropriate term for them.
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14th February 2013, 03:59 AM |#24  
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Sells old 3d chipsets to Ouya..

Makes it's own competing product on next gen chipsets.

I'd personally go with Ouya, but feel bad because some of my money is going towards funding NVidia's ass-hattery..

*Such an appropriate term for them.

Tegra 4 was unavailable at the time they began developing the Ouya's hardware. I see no asshattery. Field's still open to develop a superior Tegra 4 platform that can outplay the Shield, but for TV's.
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14th February 2013, 11:24 AM |#25  
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Why would I want to stream games? I'd need the hardware in my PC to do so and at that point...why am I not gaming on my gaming desktop? The logic doesn't follow with that at all.

Agreed, my PS VITA can stream my PS3 games, but I play them on my PS3... so... yeah?
14th February 2013, 12:33 PM |#26  
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Agreed, my PS VITA can stream my PS3 games, but I play them on my PS3... so... yeah?

Because your pc screen is mostly smaller than the tv. Also you can not chill on your couche (i guess) while playing on the pc.
Their are a lot of good arguments for streaming a game to the television.
14th February 2013, 03:52 PM |#27  
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Because your pc screen is mostly smaller than the tv. Also you can not chill on your couche (i guess) while playing on the pc.
Their are a lot of good arguments for streaming a game to the television.

Except this is an increasingly moot point with TV's having VGA inputs, and many PC's (ESPECIALLY gaming PC's) having HDMI out, with long periferal cables or front USB pots as well.

EDIT: I meant 'not sitting on couch'. Need to learn reading comprehension. We're in agreement.
14th February 2013, 05:34 PM |#28  
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uoya ftw
15th February 2013, 04:20 PM |#29  
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Red face Ouya
Ouya definitely Ouya, who knows Ouya 2.0 will get a 8 core system on this price point.
15th February 2013, 05:04 PM |#30  
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I backed the Ouya. I have no interest in the Shield.
15th February 2013, 06:26 PM |#31  
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Ouya for me.

I already got a note 2, nexus 7 and a M14x r2 for mobile gaming

I may change to Shield if it comes with a GSM / CMDA LTE enable device with 4g but i doubt it. My nexus 7 can steam any pc game off of my M14x via splashtop 2 THD without needing any special hardware.
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