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Steam Deck vs Next-Gen Gaming: Ray Tracing/Flight Simulator/Unreal Engine 5 + More Tested!

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We've tested Steam Deck against PlayStation 4 - and we came away impressed. However, the RDNA 2 GPU within the Deck contains features that last-gen consoles do not. So to what extent is Steam Deck next-gen ready? How does it compare against Xbox Series X in titles like Metro Exodus Enhanced Edition and the super-taxing Microsoft Flight Simulator? What about Unreal Engine 5's staggering Lumen and Nanite technologies? It's all in here - along with Windows 11 vs Steam OS benchmarks.



3.3 GB

1920x1080, 59.94fps, 17.3mbps

AC3 2.0, 448kbps, 48000Hz



2.6 GB

1920x1080, 59.94fps, 13.4mbps

AC3 2.0, 448kbps, 48000Hz

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