Steam On Linux Usage Receded Slightly In September
The August numbers had Steam on Linux at 1.27% compared to 1.23% in July and 1.18% in June. The Steam Survey numbers published this evening show Linux falling back to 1.23%, a 0.04% decline month-over-month.
The September 2022 Steam Survey results show Windows gaining 0.18% to a 96.41% marketshare, macOS falling by 0.14% to 2.36%, and then Linux at 1.23%.
When pulling in the Linux-specific data, the SteamOS "Holo" use grew by 3.35% this month, now accounting to 17.04% of all Steam on Linux usage. Meanwhile the Linux numbers on the "AMD AMD Custom GPU 0405" as the GPU powering the Steam Deck's Van Gogh APU is also indicating a 17% popularity among Linux gamers.
The Linux-specific numbers also show the AMD CPU marketshare by Linux gamers up by 1.26% month-over-month, now to 52.27% over Intel's 47.73%. The Steam Deck is powered by an AMD APU.
Those wanting to go through all of Valve's monthly Steam Survey data can find the results via SteamPowered.com.