In the market, there are still not too many offers of Steam Machines to entertain the players, but still you can find one of your taste starting from $450 to $6000. Previously at the fair GDC 2015 we have seen that, manufacturers slowly coming into this solution and they have presented 14 Steam machines and one of them is from Zotac model SN970.

Zotac Steam Machine SN970 will go on sale in November


Steam Machine is inspired from computers and consoles or you can say they are the hybrid. In steam machines you can enjoy gaming with the power of the PC and feel of the Consoles. Zotac Steam Machine SN970 is distinguished by a completely new design – concept of futurism combination of practical design modern home design. The eyes shed is also slightly rounded, raised edges that provide better air circulation.

On the cover you can see rich set of connectors – on the front it is equipped with memory card reader SD / SDHC / SDXC, two audio connectors and two USB 3.0 ports, while the back of the two USB 2.0 ports with a quick charger, two more USB 3.0 ports, two network connections RJ45 (Gigabit LAN), one HDMI input, and four HDMI 2.0 – it is therefore possible to connect up to four monitors simultaneously. Last but not least Steam Controller is added.


It also produces a variety of performances to comfortably play newer games. Because its heart is a new generation of Intel Skylake processor, 8 GB of RAM and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970m graphics card. In addition, each unit is equipped with SSD M.2 a capacity of 64 GB and a traditional HDD 1TB. You can enjoy incredibly fast and smooth gameplay non network because Zotac Steam Machine is equipped with 802.11ac wireless connection.

Zotac SN970 is running SteamOS out of the box, which starts already during the first connection, saving valuable time of the game. Some of the innovations introduced by SteamOS are streaming at home, multimedia playback, and the ability to share files library, making friendly platform for the whole family.

Specifications of Zotac Steam Machine SN970:

  • Processor: Intel Core 6 Gen (Skylake)
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 (3 GB GDDR5)
  • SSD: 64GB M.2
  • HDD: 1 TB SATA 2.5 inch
  • Network: 2x GbE LAN, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.0
  • Video Output: 4x HDMI 2.0

Steam Machine SN970 will go on sale in the second half of the year, it will cost you $999.99.

We have learned that the manufacturer is also planning a similar model, but with an Intel Core i3-5010U (Broadwell). Both computers of go on sale in November and will cost  $ 999.99. What, you think it’s a good price for such configuration?


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