Nvidia Slashes Price on Shield

By Norman Chan

And locks in official launch date.

Nvidia today announced that its Shield handheld gaming device will be available one week from today, on June 27th, having previously only said that the launch would come before the end of June. They've also cut the price of the Shield ahead of launch, from $350 to $300, citing feedback from gamers. Anyone who has already pre-ordered the Shield will only be charged the new price when it ships.