Valve officially announces the Steam Deck
a handheld gaming PC that was been the subject of
. Preorders start
tomorrow at USD$399, and units will start shipping in December. Here's more on
the Steam Deck, which features an AMD processor and a 7"
Valve announces Steam Deck, the first in a new category of
handheld PC gaming devices starting at $399.
Steam Deck is a powerful all-in-one portable PC. With a custom processor
developed in cooperation with AMD, Steam Deck is comparable to a gaming laptop
with the ability to run the latest AAA games. Your Steam library will be on Deck
to play games wherever and whenever you want. Steam Deck is also an open PC,
adding the ability to install any software or connect with any hardware.
"We think Steam Deck gives people another way to play the games they love on a
high-performance device at a great price," says Valve founder Gabe Newell. "As a
gamer, this is a product I've always wanted. And as a game developer, it's the
mobile device I've always wanted for our partners."
Steam Deck starts at $399, with increased storage options available for $529 and
$649. Reservations open July 16th at 10 AM PDT; shipping is slated to start in
Steam Deck details:
- Powerful, custom APU developed with AMD
- Optimized for hand-held gaming
- Full-sized controls
- 7" touchscreen
- WiFi and Bluetooth ready
- USB-C port for accessories
- microSD slot for storage expansion
- 3 different storage options available