21.7.2021 | Steam has Revealed Handheld Steam Gaming Device Called Steam Deck
The video game platform Steam has recently revealed the handheld Steam gaming device called Steam Deck, which will arrive within December in the US, Canada, EU and UK regions with a price of $399.
It is similar to the Nintendo Switch device with seven inch touchscreen, 1280 x 800 resolution and 60Hz refresh rate. It is also said to include dual thumbsticks, 32.5mm square trackpads, analog directional pad, four main face buttons, triggers and a quartet of grip buttons, as well as gyro controls. It will also has a headphone jack, stereo speakers, dual microphones, haptic feedback and weights around 669 grams.
Teaming up with AMD on the hardware, Steam Deck’s custom chipset features a 2.4-3.5GHz processor and 1.0 – 1.6 GHz GPU, 16GB of LPDDR5 RAM and up to 512GB internal storage which can be expanded with a microSD card. Valve says the battery will last between 2-8 hours on a single charge and it will depend on the type of games players will play.