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Steam Deck Articles & Reviews

Radeon Gaming/Graphics Performance: Windows 11 vs. Linux GPU Benchmarks   Display Drivers   2022-12-29
Trying Out JSAUX's Assortment Of Steam Deck Accessories   Peripherals   2022-11-29
Valve Steam Deck Docking Station Hands-On   Peripherals   2022-10-11
Steam Deck AMD APU Performance For Non-Gaming CPU Workloads   Linux Gaming   2022-03-09
For Linux Enthusiasts Especially, The Steam Deck Is An Incredible & Fun Device   Computers   2022-02-25
An Early Look At The AMD P-State CPPC Driver Performance vs. ACPI CPUFreq   Software   2021-09-22

Steam Deck Linux & Open-Source News

Linux 6.3 Features, Intel Sapphire Rapids & More Made For An Exciting January   Phoronix   2023-01-31
Kodi 20 Released With VA-API AV1 Support, Steam Deck Controls Support   Multimedia   2023-01-15
A Prominent Linux Kernel Developer Re-Joins AMD   Linux Kernel   2023-01-05
Valve Revises Steam Survey Results For December - Still Pointing Down For Linux   Valve   2023-01-02
Steam On Linux Metrics End Out 2022 With Some Odd Numbers   Valve   2023-01-02
Radeon RX 7900 XT/XTX, EPYC Genoa & Linux 6.2 Developments Made For An Exciting Month   Phoronix   2023-01-01
AMD Continued Its Great Linux Embrace In 2022 With Better Launch-Day Support + Optimizations   AMD   2022-12-31
VKD3D-Proton 2.8 Brings Many Improvements For Direct3D 12 On Vulkan   Valve   2022-12-15
Steam On Linux Usage Climbs Higher Thanks To The Steam Deck   Valve   2022-12-01
AMD EPYC Genoa, Linux 6.1 & Rust Efforts Excited Linux Users In November   Phoronix   2022-12-01
RADV Mesa Driver Lands Several NGG Stream-Out Fixes   Radeon   2022-11-26
Valve Implements Opt-In VK_KHR_present_wait For Mesa Vulkan Drivers   Mesa   2022-11-24
Proton 7.0-5 Gets More Games Running On Linux & The Steam Deck   Valve   2022-11-23
OneXPlayer AMD Sensor Driver Coming For Linux 6.2   Linux Gaming   2022-11-13
DXVK 2.0 Released With Many Improvements For Direct3D Over Vulkan   Linux Gaming   2022-11-10
Steam Linux Use Tips Up In October Thanks To The Steam Deck   Valve   2022-11-02
Improved Big Picture Mode Now Available For Testing In Latest Steam Beta   Valve   2022-10-27
VKD3D-Proton 2.7 Released With Eight Months Worth Of Changes   Vulkan   2022-10-27
Mesa Adds "Block On Depleted Buffers" Option To Reduce Latency   Mesa   2022-10-25
Steam Deck Now Available For Immediate Ordering, Steam Deck Dock Also In-Stock   Valve   2022-10-06
Steam On Linux Usage Receded Slightly In September   Valve   2022-10-01
Open-Source Radeon Vulkan Driver Lands APU Fix For Red Dead Redemption 2   Radeon   2022-10-01
AMD Engineers Held Several Interesting Talks At This Week's Linux Conferences   AMD   2022-09-15
Distrobox 1.4 Released - Easier Container Upgrades, Local Podman Install For Steam Deck   Operating Systems   2022-09-08
Steam On Linux Marketshare Crawls Up To 1.27% For August 2022   Valve   2022-09-01
Open-Source Arc Graphics, Apple M2, Mesa GPU Drivers & Linux 6.0 Excited Readers In August   Phoronix   2022-08-31
Atomic Async Page Flips Proposed, Valve's Gamescope Compositor Has Support Pending   Valve   2022-08-25
Proton 7.0-4 Released For Steam Play With Many Game Fixes, More Playable Titles   Valve   2022-08-16
AMD Developing "PMF" Linux Driver For Better Desktop/Laptop User Experience   AMD   2022-08-04
Valve Expanding Steam Deck Availability To Asian Markets   Valve   2022-08-03
SteamOS 3.3 Now Available With Many Improvements For The Steam Deck   Valve   2022-08-02
Steam For Linux In July Shows A 1.23% Marketshare, AMD CPUs Now More Common Than Intel On Linux   Valve   2022-08-01
AMD Hiring For Another Open-Source GPU Driver Developer With Multimedia Expertise   AMD   2022-07-06
Steam On Linux Marketshare Ticks Up To 1.18% For June   Valve   2022-07-01
SteamOS 3.3 Beta Released With Updated Drivers, Many Fixes   Valve   2022-06-30
Proton 7.0-3 With More Games Running Well On Linux, Experimental Preps More Changes   Valve   2022-06-14
Phoronix Turns 18 Years Old For Covering Linux Hardware   Phoronix   2022-06-05
Wine 7.10 Brings 56 Fixes, Proton 7.0-3 RC Prepared With Support For More Games   WINE   2022-06-04
Arch Linux Hits Top Linux Spot Over Ubuntu In May's Steam Survey   Valve   2022-06-01
NVIDIA's Open-Source Kernel Driver, Graviton3 & Fedora 36 Made For An Exciting May   Phoronix   2022-05-31
SteamOS 3.2 Released With More Improvements For The Steam Deck   Valve   2022-05-26
XWayland Adds New Option To Expose Dummy Modes For Gamescope / Steam Deck   Wayland   2022-05-20
Mesa 22.1 Released With Many Vulkan Improvements, Kopper For Zink, Imagination Driver   Mesa   2022-05-18
Steam On Linux Gaming Usage Grew In April   Valve   2022-05-02
SteamOS 3.2 Beta Brings Improved Fan Control, Experimental Refresh Rate Switching   Valve   2022-04-28
Mesa 22.1-rc1 Brings Radeon Vulkan Enhancements, Imagination Driver & Microsoft Dozen   Mesa   2022-04-14
Linux 5.18 Preparations, AMD Servers, Spectre BHI & Other Highlights From March   Phoronix   2022-04-02
Steam On Linux For March Drops Down To 1.00%   Valve   2022-04-01
Lutris 0.5.10 Released With Steam Deck Support   Linux Gaming   2022-04-01
Steam Deck, Ryzen Servers, Apple M1 On Linux & Milan-X Excited Linux Users In Q1   Phoronix   2022-03-31
AMD Recruiting More Linux Engineers For Debug, CXL Enablement & More   AMD   2022-03-26
How To Use The New AMD P-State Driver With Linux 5.17   AMD   2022-03-22
KDE Improves Breeze-GTK App Experience, Discover Warns Users Of Proprietary Software   KDE   2022-03-19
RADV Driver Adds Support For Valve's New VKD3D-Proton Focused Vulkan Extension   Radeon   2022-03-15
AMD P-State Tracer Tool To Be Included With Linux 5.18   AMD   2022-03-13
AMD Posts Some New Linux Job Openings From Client CPU To Server   AMD   2022-03-09
Steam Survey Results For February 2022 Put Linux Right Above 1.0%   Valve   2022-03-07
Anker's USB-C Hub Has Been Working Out Well With Valve's Steam Deck   Hardware   2022-03-06
LatencyFlex v0.1 Released As Drop-In Replacement To NVIDIA Reflex   Linux Gaming   2022-03-04
Valve Launches "Aperture Desk Job" As A Free, Short Game For The Steam Deck   Valve   2022-03-01
Steam Deck, GNOME 42 Advancements & AMD Linux Updates Excited Readers In February   Phoronix   2022-03-01
KDE Had An Exciting Week With Plasma Available On The Steam Deck, Many Fixes   KDE   2022-02-26
AMD Quietly Working On New Linux GPU Driver Support Block By Block   Radeon   2022-02-18
Radeon Vulkan Driver Lands Dynamic VRS To Help With Power Savings - Helps The Steam Deck   Radeon   2022-02-16
Proton 7.0 Released With More Games Running On Linux, EAC Support, Many Other Updates   Valve   2022-02-16
Steam Deck CAD Files Published Under Creative Commons   Valve   2022-02-11
AMD Is Hiring Again For Their Linux - Client - Effort   AMD   2022-02-07
Steam Deck Platform Driver Posted For The Linux Kernel   Valve   2022-02-06
Steam On Linux Hovered Just Above 1% For January 2022   Valve   2022-02-05
Steam Will Now Flush Its Stale Shader Cache To Help Save Space   Valve   2022-02-05
Valve's Gamescope Compositor Adds AMD FidelityFX Super Resolution Support   Valve   2022-02-01
Intel Alder Lake & Linux Kernel Advancements Made For An Exciting January   Phoronix   2022-02-01
Valve To Formally Launch Steam Deck On 25 February, Shipping Begins 28 February   Valve   2022-01-26
Valve Working On Radeon Dynamic VRS For The Steam Deck To Increase Power Savings   Mesa   2022-01-26
Valve Rolling Out Dynamic Cloud Sync For Moving Between The Steam Deck & PC   Valve   2022-01-25
Valve Is Sponsoring More CI Testing For The Open-Source Radeon Linux Graphics Driver   Valve   2022-01-22
New AMD P-State Driver Headlines The Power Management Updates For Linux 5.17   Linux Kernel   2022-01-11
AMD P-State Driver To Premiere In Linux 5.17 With Aim To Deliver Better Power Efficiency   AMD   2022-01-05
Steam On Linux Ended 2021 At 1.11% Marketshare   Linux Gaming   2022-01-03
Mesa's RADV Driver Lands Workaround For Flickering Issue With F1 2021   Linux Gaming   2022-01-01
Happy New Year & A Wrap On 2021   Phoronix   2021-12-31
2021 Brought A Convenient Installer For Arch Linux, Powering The Steam Deck   Arch Linux   2021-12-31
The Most Exciting AMD Linux / Open-Source News Of 2021   AMD   2021-12-29
Valve's Steam Winter Sale Is Now Underway   Valve   2021-12-22
Sparse Mapping Improvements Help Radeon RADV Driver With Some Games   Mesa   2021-12-16
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Adds Experimental Vulkan Support   Valve   2021-12-14
Ubisoft Is Hiring A Linux Developer For An "Unannounced Project" But Don't Get Too Excited   Linux Gaming   2021-12-13
RADV Working On ETC2 Emulation Support For Newer Radeon GPUs To Satisfy Android   Radeon   2021-12-08
More BattlEye-Protected Games Now Working With Steam Play On Linux   Linux Gaming   2021-12-03
RADV Driver Improvement Yields More Reasonably Sized Captures For Radeon GPU Profiling   Radeon   2021-12-02
Steam On Linux Marketshare Edges Tiny Bit Higher In November   Valve   2021-12-01
Alder Lake, Kernel Optimizations & Steam Deck Happenings That Excited Linux Fans   Phoronix   2021-11-30
AMD-Pstate Driver Updated A 5th Time For Improving Ryzen Power Efficiency On Linux   AMD   2021-11-30
Valve Posts Updated Steam Deck FAQs To Address More Community Questions   Valve   2021-11-29
Valve Shares New Steam Deck Details, Proton Update Available For Testing   Valve   2021-11-12
Steam Deck Release Pushed Back To February 2022   Valve   2021-11-10
It's Been 9 Years Since Valve Rolled Out The Steam Linux Beta   Valve   2021-11-06
BattlEye Support In Good Shape With Steam Client Beta + Proton Experimental   Valve   2021-11-05
Steam On Linux Marketshare Hits New Multi-Year High, AMD Powering ~40% Of Linux Gaming Systems   Valve   2021-11-01
The 15 Most Interesting Linux 5.15 Kernel Features From NTFS3 To KSMBD & DAMON   Linux Kernel   2021-10-31
AMD Posts Latest Revision To Its New P-State Linux Driver   AMD   2021-10-29
Games Relying On CEG DRM Should Now Be Able To Run With Steam Play   Linux Gaming   2021-10-29
Linux 5.16 Will Be A Great Christmas Gift For Open-Source Fans With Many New Features   Linux Kernel   2021-10-25
DXVK-Native 1.9.2a Released For Direct3D-Over-Vulkan With Native Games   Valve   2021-10-22
Steam Continues Improving Its Shader Pre-Caching Support, Other Beta Improvements   Valve   2021-10-22
Valve Launches "Steam Deck Verified" Program For Games That Run Well On The Steam Deck   Valve   2021-10-18
Linux 5.15, AMD / Radeon Advancements, Intel SDSi Dominated Discussions This Month   Phoronix   2021-10-01
New AMD Linux Audio Driver Patches Posted - Aimed For Enhancing Chromebook Support   AMD   2021-09-30
Steam Beta Improves Its Vulkan Pre-Caching System, PipeWire Capture Now Opt-In   Valve   2021-09-28
BattlEye To Support Valve's Steam Deck / Proton   Linux Gaming   2021-09-24
Epic Games Announces Easy Anti-Cheat For Linux - Including Wine/Proton   Linux Gaming   2021-09-23
Updated "FUTEX2" futex_waitv Patches Posted To Address Latest Feedback   Linux Kernel   2021-09-23
Valve Publishes New Steam Deck FAQ With A Few New Details Shared   Valve   2021-09-22
DXVK 1.9.2 Released With More Games In Better Shape   Linux Gaming   2021-09-20
AMD + Valve Focusing On P-State / CPPC Driver With Schedutil For Better Linux Efficiency   AMD   2021-09-18
Linux 5.16 To Add Quirk For The Steam Deck, Other DRM-Misc-Next Changes   Linux Kernel   2021-09-16
AMD Publishes Initial Firmware For Yellow Carp APUs   Radeon   2021-09-15
Mesa Lands Option That Can Help XWayland-Based Gaming On The Steam Deck   Mesa   2021-09-13
Linux 5.15 Is A Very Exciting Kernel For AMD   AMD   2021-09-12
AMD Posts New "AMD-PSTATE" CPUFreq Driver Leveraging CPPC For Better Perf-Per-Watt   AMD   2021-09-09
FUTEX2 Revised Again For Helping Steam Play But Will Miss Out On Linux 5.15   Linux Gaming   2021-09-05
Steam On Linux Continues Hovering Around The 1% Mark   Valve   2021-09-02
Debian 11, Valve Happenings, Linux 5.14 & More Excitement From August   Phoronix   2021-09-01
AMD Van Gogh Firmware Published, Other Radeon GPU Firmware Updated   Radeon   2021-08-12
KDE Kicks Off August With Many Bug Fixes To Benefit Steam Deck & More   KDE   2021-08-07
AMD Hiring For Open-Source GPU Driver Work With Mentions Of Tesla Model S, Steam Deck   Radeon   2021-08-03
AMD + Valve Working On New Linux CPU Performance Scaling Design   AMD   2021-08-02
Steam Survey Shows Linux Marketshare Hitting 1.0%   Valve   2021-08-01
LE9, Canonical's Profits, Steam Deck, & Loongson 3A5000 Made For An Exciting July   Phoronix   2021-08-01
Steam Beta Brings New Downloads Page, Linux Container Updates   Valve   2021-07-29
AMD Pushes Improvements To Help Debug S0ix Power States On Linux   AMD   2021-07-17
KDE's KWin Reworks Its DRM Code, Many Other Improvements   KDE   2021-07-17
Valve Announces Steam Deck As Portable SteamOS + AMD Powered Portable PC   Valve   2021-07-15