Touting HDR, a bigger screen, a bigger battery, and a more efficient APU. The Steam Deck OLED is launching November 16, 2023 in all current regions. The first-gen Steam Deck also got a nice discount.
Steam just got a bit smarter. The new Steam client will now remove related files, like shader caches, left over from Non-Steam apps on removal.
Get gamepad support and better performance using Prism Launcher and the Fabulously Optimized modpack.
Steam's latest Hardware Survey is out and the percentage of Linux users has reached 1.47%, an all-time high for Linux. Steam OS also accounts for over 25% of Linux players.
The Steam Deck's success has reached a new milestone in November 2022. Over one quarter of all Linux users on Steam during the month were playing on a Steam Deck.
The official Docking Station for the Steam Deck has just launched, offering HDMI and DisplayPort. Steam Deck production has also increased to the point where pre-ordering is no longer required.
Valve's July 2022 hardware survey is out and shows that AMD is now the most common CPU among Linux users. SteamOS-based distros are also holding steady at 7.5%.
Steam's monthly hardware and software survey data shows that over 5% of Linux users are running SteamOS 3.0/holo. Suggesting that the Steam Deck has had a decent launch.
Valve and iFixit have teamed up to bring Steam Deck, and Index VR, replacement parts and teardown guides.