Valve, which we know with many different productions, especially half-life, On July 15, Nintendo…
Valve, known with many different productions, especially Half Life, announced the portable game console steam deck, which it developed on July 15 as a competitor to Nintendo Switch. Sad news came for those waiting for the device, which was scheduled to meet users in December, and a delay of about two months was made.
In this context, the first orders will be delivered in February 2022. In a statement on the subject, Valve stated that they have made great efforts to solve the supply chain problems affecting the whole world, but due to material shortages, the components did not reach their production facilities on time.
Steam Deck release delayed for two months
In addition to preparations on the production side, game developers advance the optimization process valves new device. The 7-inch LCD screen of this portable console, which can play a significant proportion of computer games, offers a solution by 1280 x 800 pixels and a refresh rate of 60Hz.
Driven by AMD APU solution and equipped with 16 GB LPDDR5 RAM, the device has three different versions as 64GB, 256GB and 512GB. Although eMMC is used in the entry-level model, that is, in the 64 GB option, we meet NVMe SSD in other storage options.
Specifications Steam Deck
- CPU: Zen 2 4c/8t, 2.4-3.5GHz (up to 448 GFlops FP32)
- GPU: 8 RDNA 2 CUs, 1.0-1.6 GHz (up to 1.6 TFlops FP32)
- APU Power Consumption: 4-15W
- RAM: 16GB LPDDR5 RAM (5500 MT/s)
- 64GB eMMC (PCIe Gen 2 x1)
- 256GB NVMe SSD (PCIe Gen 3 x4)
- 512GB NVMe SSD (PCIe Gen 3 x4)
- Resolution: 1280 x 800 pixels (16:10)
- Size: 7 inches
- Brightness: 400nits
- Refresh rate: 60 Hz
- Touch Support: Yes
- 1 x USB-A 3.1 port
- 2 x USB-A 2.0 ports
- DisplayPort 1.4
- HDMI 2.0
- Bluetooth 5.0
- Dual-band Wi-Fi radio, 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz, 2 x 2 MIMO, IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Global supply problems affect almost every area. BMW announced last week that some of its new vehicles will not have touchscreens due to a shortage of chips. Apple, on the other hand, does not seem to be affected by these problems, but is suffering financial losses.