Steam users who occur to possess a new Samsung Smart TV are in luck, as they no longer need to dump $50 on a earthy Steam Link box in sequence to play PC games on their television. Following a beta exam behind in early July, a central Steam Link app can now be downloaded from a Smart Hub store on Samsung Smart TVs, permitting users to play games from a PC in another room, reduction a pre-release bugs.
Users contingency have a 2016 or 2017 indication Smart TV, and it needs to be regulating a latest firmware chronicle before a Steam Link app can be installed. Games can be streamed from a PC over WiFi or a connected network connection, and a latest Smart TVs will even support displaying them in full 4K.
With a recover of a final app, Steam has suggested that users can play games over Link regulating a connected or wireless Xbox 360 controller, connected Xbox One controller, Logitech’s F510/F710 controllers, as good as a Steam Controller.
Steam records that it’s still operative on a loiter emanate caused a Xbox controllers’ quivering function, and hopes to have a patch to repair it in a nearby future. Sadly there’s no word if a Xbox One controller will be upheld with a wireless connection.