It now seems that NVIDIA have corrected the issues and relaunched the Shield Tablet K1 at a lower price of just $199 direct from their website with free shipping.
To recap the Shield Tablet K1 is an Android tablet but transforms into a games machine that can be used with the Shield controller and NVIDIA GeForce NOW game-streaming service. The Shield Tablet K1 is powered by the NVIDIA Tegra K1 processor, which features a 192-core NVIDIA Kepler graphics processor that is supported by a 2.2 GHz quad-core CPU.
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For more information on the new NVIDIA Shield Tablet K1 jump over to the official website for details via the link below.