Recently Valve has been selling off the few remaining batches of its Steam Link hardware and has recently announced that the remaining Steam Link boxes are almost gone. Valve has recently decided to discontinue it’s PC gaming streaming hardware while recently offering great discounts for the device over the last few months.
According to the community update, Valve has almost sold out of its few remaining units in most of the US and in Europe. The good news is that if you’ve got one, Valve has announced that they will continue providing support to Steam Link boxes as well as patches and updates.
The Steam Link box allows users to use their PC hardware to render the game graphics and stream it to a TV over an HDMI interface.
Play your Steam games on any TV in the house with Steam Link. Setup is easy. Just connect your Steam Link to your TV and home network, where it will automatically discover any computer running Steam. Then grab a controller and play your collection of games from the comfort of your couch.
At the time of writing this article, the the boxes are still available from the Steam Store for $49.99 USD.
Steam Link Specifications
- 1080p resolution at 60 FPS
- Wired 100 Mbit/s Fast Ethernet and Wireless 802.11ac 2×2 (MIMO) networking abilities
- 3 USB 2.0 ports
- Bluetooth 4.0
- HDMI out
- Supports Steam Controller, Xbox One or 360 Wired Controller, Xbox 360 Wireless Controller for Windows, Logitech Wireless Gamepad F710, or keyboard and mouse