Steam Deck hands-on: prolonged dialogue


On August fifth I visited Valve’s workplace for PC Gamer’s first hands-on with the Steam Deck, Valve’s new handheld gaming PC. You may examine my expertise utilizing the {hardware} proper right here. This week I noticed I had extra to say, so I talked with {hardware} author Jorge Jimenez about all issues Steam Deck.

Take a look at our dialogue above for extra hands-on footage and dialog concerning the Steam Deck’s controls, warmth and energy utilization, Steam OS 3.0, emulation and extra.

Here is extra of our Steam Deck protection thus far:

Wes Fenlon

Wes has been masking video games and {hardware} for greater than 10 years, first at tech websites like The Wirecutter and Examined earlier than becoming a member of the PC Gamer group in 2014. Wes performs a bit little bit of every thing, however he’ll all the time bounce on the probability to cowl emulation and Japanese video games. When he is not obsessively optimizing and re-optimizing a tangle of conveyor belts in Passable (it is actually turning into an issue), he is in all probability enjoying a 20-year-old RPG or some opaque ASCII roguelike. With a concentrate on writing and enhancing options, he seeks out private tales and in-depth histories from the corners of PC gaming and its area of interest communities. 50% pizza by quantity (deep dish, to be particular).