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Steam Deck

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Steam Deck
Front side of Steam Deck
ManufacturerQuanta Computer
Release dateFebruary 25, 2022
Introductory price
MediaDigital distribution
Operating systemSteamOS 3.0
System-on-chip usedAMD custom APU
CPUZen 2, 4-core, 8-threads,
variable frequency @ 2.4–3.5 GHz
Memory16 GB LPDDR5 @ 5500 MT/s
  • Base model: 64 GB eMMC
  • Mid model: 256 GB NVMe SSD
  • Top model: 512 GB NVMe SSD
  • All models use M.2 2230 interface
Removable storagemicroSD/SDXC/SDHC
  • 7-inch, 1280 × 800 Touchscreen LCD @ 60Hz
  • Docked: Up to 8K @ 60Hz or 4K @ 120Hz
GraphicsAMD RDNA 2 with 8 CUs,
variable frequency @ 1.0–1.6 GHz
CameraAmbient light sensor
TouchpadMulti-touch capacitive (x2)
Power40 Wh Lithium-ion battery
Online servicesSteam
Dimensions298 mm × 117 mm × 49 mm (11.7 in × 4.6 in × 1.9 in)
Mass669 grams (1.475 lb)

The Steam Deck is a mobile gaming computer made by Valve and released on February 25, 2022. The Steam Deck can be played as a handheld or connected to a monitor similar to the Nintendo Switch. It is an x86-64-v3 that lets user access the Steam library and other Microsoft Windows PC games there was always kind of this classic chicken and egg problem with the Steam Machine.