Google has released a new home entertainment set known as the Nexus Player. The console is to allow users to access all forms of entertainment from Android games to favorite TV shows.
Google collaborated with ASUS to produce the Nexus Player that acts as a streaming hub. All users have to do is connect the player to the TV using an HDMI cable. The hub is powered by Android Lollipop and can be used to look through your favorite apps directly from Android and iOS devices or even from Mac or Windows laptop, or Chromebook to the TV.
Content is streamed and sync to all Android devices so you can start on game on the player and finish it on your phone. The Nexus Player console is complete with a voice activated remote for to browse through content. There is a dedicated gamepad as well for the Nexus Player that will be available for purchase separately.
The Nexus Player is powered by a 1.8GHz Quad Core, Intel Atom processor mated with 1GB of RAM. It is equipped with 8 GB worth of internal storage and has 802.11ac 2×2 (MIMO) WiFi as well as Bluetooth 4.1.
The device is available for pre-order and cost USD$99 (MYR 350).
Source: Android Authority