a device by Valve for streaming games from a PC to a TV over a local network. It allows players to connect and play games from their Steam account from the comfort of their living room. Use this tag for questions regarding the features, settings, or setup of the Steam Link.
The Steam Link is a device by Valve for streaming games from a PC to TV over a local network. It allows players to connect and play games from their Steam account from the comfort of their living room.
Use this tag for questions about setting up, troubleshooting or using the Steam Link, it's features or settings, or gaming questions specific to to the Steam Link.
- For questions pertaining to the use of controllers, consider the controllers tag.
- For networking questions use the networking tag.
- For other Steam features as they pertain to the Link, use steam, steam-big-picture, or steam-os
- A host computer running SteamOS, or Steam Big Picture Mode on Windows Vista or newer, Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite) or newer, Linux Ubuntu 12.04 or newer.
- A TV or display capable of running at 720p or 1080p resolution
Home network connectivity to both Steam Link and host computer.Wired network strongly recommended.
Supports Steam Controller, Xbox One or 360 Wired Controller, Xbox 360 Wireless Controller for Windows, Logitech Wireless Gamepad F710, or keyboard and mouse