Does the Steam Deck have expandable storage?
Games are getting bigger and you can never have too much storage.
Quick Answer: Yes, the Steam Deck features expandable storage. Valve designed the Steam Deck with a microSD slot, allowing you to switch or upgrade storage capacity as needed.
For a long time, the handheld gaming space has been dominated by Nintendo with devices like the Switch and the DS.
But now, Valve is looking to enter the market with Steam Deck.
Steam has been a staple in PC gaming for years, and the company is now looking to expand the platform’s reach to mobile devices.
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But what about expandable storage? Can you beef the handheld console up with more storage space? Does the
Great questions, let’s find out.
So, can you add storage to
Short answer: Yes.
You can even load up multiple microSD cards with games you want to play and switch them in and out whenever you feel like it.
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As a note, the two more expensive Steam Deck options with more storage are fitted with NVMe internal storage, which is much faster than a microSD card.
So, if speed is one of your top priorities when gaming, then one of the more expensive options might be better.
Otherwise, you can easily get away with opting for the cheaper 64 GB model and just add microSD cards for storage whenever you need to.
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