Valve has today introduced its new Valve Big Picture Beta project, which has been designed to bring Steam gaming into your living room, allowing you to navigate Steam, surf the web, play games and chat.
No special hardware is required to enjoy the new Valve Big Picture project, just connect an internet connected laptop or PC to your HDTV via a HDMI cable. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the Valve Big Picture Beta project and see it in action.
Valve has designed their new Valve Big Picture Beta to work with console controllers, but if you prefer you can also use a keyboard and mouse. Valve explains:
“Why give up your games, your friends, and all that you love about Steam when you play games in the living room? With Big Picture, we’ve reformatted Steam for use with your TV and game controller, so you can enjoy your Steam games from the comfort of your couch.”
For more information on setting up Valve Big Picture Beta in your living room jump over to the Valve website for details.
Source: ValveFiled Under: Gaming News