Quite unexpectedly, Valve announced something that may surprise and delight players from around the world at the same time. The first information about Steam Deck, a “portable PC” that will connect directly to the Steam platform and even launch AAA games, has appeared.
According to the information made available, the pre-sale on Steam Deck will start today, July 16. The premiere of this equipment is scheduled for December 2021.
- Processor: AMD APU
- CPU: Zen 2 4c / 8t, 2.4-3.5GHz (up to 448 GFlops FP32)
- GPU: 8 RDNA 2 CUs, 1.0-1.6GHz (up to 1.6 TFlops FP32)
- APU Power: 4-15W
- 16 GB LPDDR5 RAM (5500 MT / s)
- 64 GB eMMC (PCIe Gen 2 x1) – $ 399
- 256 GB NVMe SSD (PCIe Gen 3 x4) – $ 529
- 512 GB high-speed NVMe SSD (PCIe Gen 3 x4) – $ 649
All Steam Dock models will be available with a microSD card slot. We charge this equipment in a special docking station or using a classic USB-C cable. The Steam Dock has a 7-inch LCD screen with a refresh rate of 60 Hz. The available resolution is 1280×800 px (16:10).
Additional information can be found on the official website.