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Valve delays Steam Deck console release by two months

Valve revealed its Steam Deck gaming console in a surprise announcement earlier this year, which aims to play PC games in a handheld design resembling the Nintendo Switch. There have been many attempts at a handheld gaming PCs in the past, but the backing of Valve and promised integration with Steam have many people excited....

Valve Steam Deck reservations open up today – Here’s how to get one!

Valve yesterday revealed its new handheld, the Steam Deck. This Switch-like handheld is more or less a small PC that can run most AAA games. Boasting impressive internal hardware and an unconventional button and trigger layout, the Deck can be paired with a dock that outputs at up to 8K as well as many other...

Valve’s Steam Deck is a Switch-like gaming PC starting at $399

Valve, the company behind the popular PC gaming platform Steam, has announced the Steam Deck. The Steam Deck is a handheld gaming PC that seems to be taking some inspiration from the Nintendo Switch. We've seen a few devices like this crop up, but they've mostly been from relatively small or unknown companies. Even Qualcomm...

Valve is reportedly making a Nintendo Switch-like portable gaming PC

Valve is reportedly working on a Nintendo Switch-like portable gaming PC that might hit the market later this year. The handheld console codenamed "SteamPal" will let users access a vast library of games on the Steam PC platform via Linux. According to Ars Technica, several sources familiar with the matter have confirmed that the hardware has been...

Steam Remote Play Together now supports non-Steam users

Valve has announced that its Remote Play Together feature now allows users to play with friends who don’t have a Steam account. The feature is currently in beta for those who opt into the Steam Client Beta. Remote Play Together is a feature on Steam that makes it easy to stream local multiplayer games with friends...

Valve launches the Steam Chat app on Android and iOS

Valve's money-making machine, Steam, is more than just a marketplace these days. It's a hub for community creations, user feedback, and social interaction. Having its own dedicated friends feature allows Steam to give users an end-to-end experience when it comes to playing with others. Now, Valve has launched Steam Chat on Android and iOS. The launch...

Steam Link’s latest beta lets you stream PC games to Android from anywhere

Valve has announced a new feature for its Steam Link service that will allow you to stream games outside of your home. Steam Link Anywhere is a new service and it greatly expands upon the previous functionality of Steam Link for Android. The Steam Link app launched on Android nearly a year ago, but there were...

Steam Link optimized for the Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S8, Galaxy Note 8, and others now available

With the Steam Link released mid last month, it has already gone through a number of optimizations and changes on the Google Play Store. One update saw the Steam Controller gain access to Bluetooth Low Energy mode so that it could be connected to a mobile phone. Now, Valve (the company behind Steam) has announced...

[Update: Available Now] Steam Link is coming to Android to stream your PC game to your Android device

For many, games on Android are casual. They tend to be timewasters, with very few Android games actually being serious. That's set to change with the introduction of the Steam link application launching on May 21st (in beta) on Android. It is also planned for an iOS launch at a later date. Users of the...

Steam Controller gains Bluetooth LE to support the Steam Link app

Valve recently announced that Steam Link was coming to iOS and Android so you can stream your games from your PC to your phone. The announcement mentioned that we would be able to control our games through the Steam Controller. This lead to some confusion—the Steam Controller's Bluetooth radio isn't actually usable and hasn't been...