Steam Deck’s 30fps Limiter Rocks, But A 45fps Cap Would Be Better

The Steam Deck is a surprisingly powerful gaming PC considering its $399 starting price. So I’m perfectly content playing a game like Cyberpunk 2077 at 30fps, especially when the Deck delivers such a smooth and sublime 30fps courtesy of its built-in FPS limiter. But Valve has bigger plans for this feature; in fact, what you’re […]

Steam Deck Has 1-Click App Installs: Here’s Why That’s AWESOME

Steam Deck: 1-click Google Chrome installation

As I write this, we’re only 30 hours away from the Steam Deck embargo lifting and roughly 100 outlets sharing their reviews. As you’re reading this, reviews are live and my 5500-word review is a click away. But even now, Valve continues to add major functionality to the console! Most of us are polishing up […]

Why It Matters That Valve Rolled AMD FSR Into Steam Deck’s OS

AMD FSR: The Steam Deck's secret weapon

Valve’s Steam Deck begins shipping out to early adopters at the end of February. And some of you lucky Deck owners might feel tempted to switch over to Windows for 100% game compatibility. But Valve has an awesome (and proven) secret weapon to keep you on Deck’s default OS. The Arch Linux-based SteamOS 3.0 now […]