Valve has shared a preview of the Steam Deck’s final package design forward of the hand held gaming PC’s not too long ago delayed launch date.
Every Steam Deck comes with the console and a carrying case, and Valve revealed in these pictures that every gadget additionally comes with its personal USB-C energy provide, that means you gained’t should supply your individual like you must with many current smartphones. The field additionally has a handful of enjoyable Easter eggs for Valve superfans — I’ve noticed a couple of Portal references myself.
Valve says it’s testing the packaging design, so there might be some adjustments from what you see within the footage when the Steam Deck ships subsequent 12 months. The corporate additionally says it has accomplished its design validation manufacturing construct of the Steam Deck and that there can be “additional minor changes in the final product.”
In November, Valve delayed the Steam Deck’s launch by two months, from December 2021 to February 2022, as a consequence of international provide chain points. The corporate revealed quite a lot of particulars in regards to the gadget at a developer summit only a couple days later.
Correction, December 2nd, 6:54PM ET: Valve delayed the Steam Deck’s launch date final month, not this month as we initially said. We remorse the error.