Steam Deck gets a lock screen and more in its latest update
You can also switch between multiple windows with the latest update.
The Steam Deck continues to improve as Valve constantly pushes updates to the device. The most recent update shipped earlier this week and includes a new smartphone-like lock screen among a few other additions.
Valve, the company behind the
The lock screen looks similar to what you might find on a smartphone or tablet. You can set a six-digit PIN that you’ll have to enter whenever you want to play.
Additionally, you can set when the lock screen will come up so you can personalize your security to match your needs.
Like a phone lock screen, you will be able to enter your PIN using the touchscreen on your Steam Deck. Alternatively, you can use the
Additional features in the update include an improved achievements page. The page now loads faster and the user interface has improved. Valve also added keyboards for 21 different languages and layouts, with plans for Japanese, Chinese, and Korean keyboards currently in the works.
And the last major feature added with this
You can read the full patch notes for this update here. As long as Valve maintains consistent updates and improvements like this, I have no doubt that the
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