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Valve unveils 13 Steam Machines with prices, specs at CES 2014

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Valve has officially unveiled 13 third-party Steam Machines at CES 2014 in Las Vegas.

Many of the machines will feature custom specs with prices ranging from $499 (£304) to $6,000 (£3,659).

Manufacturers include Alienware, Alternate, Digital Storm, CyberPower, Webhallen and Zotac.

Scan - NC 10 Steam Machine

© Scan - NC 10

Scan - NC 10 - Priced at $1090. CPU: Intel Core i3 4000M. RAM: 8GB. Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 765M. Storage: 500GB


AlienWare Steam Machine

© AlienWare

AlienWare - No specs available


Alternate Steam Machine

© Alternate

Alternate - Priced at $1339. CPU: Intel Core i5 4570. Graphics: Gigabyte GTX 760. RAM: 16GB. Storage: 1TB SSHD


CyberPowerPC Steam Machine

© CyberPowerPC

CyberPowerPC - Priced at $499 & up. CPU: AMD/Intel Core i5 CPU. Graphics: AMD RAdeon R9 270 / NVIDIA GTX 760. RAM: 8GB. Storage: 500GB


Digital Storm - Bolt II Steam Machine

© Digital Storm - Bolt II

Digital Storm - Bolt II - Priced at $2,584. CPU: Intel Core i7 4770L. RAM: 16GB. Graphics: GTX 780 Ti. Storage 1TB HDD + 120GB SSD


Gigabyte - Brix Pro Steam Machine

© Gigabyte - Brix Pro

Gigabyte - Brix Pro - Price not released yet. CPU: Intel i7-4770R. Graphics: Intel Iris Pro 5200. RAM: 2 x 4GB. Storage: 1TB SATA 6Gb/s


Falcon Northwest - TIKI Steam Machine

© Falcon Northwest - TIKI

Falcon Northwest - TIKI - Priced at $1799 - $6000. CPU: Customisable. RAM: 8GB - 16GB. Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX TITAN. Storage: Up to 6TB


iBuyPower Steam Machine

© iBuyPower

iBuyPower - Priced at $499 & up. CPU: Quad core AMD or Intel. RAM: 8GB. Graphics: Radeon GCN Graphics. Storage: 500GB+


Materiel.Net Steam Machine

© Materiel.Net

Materiel.Net - Priced at $1098. CPU: Intel Core i5 4440. RAM: 8GB. Graphics: MSI GeForce GTX 760 OC. Storage: 8GB+1TBSSHD


Origin PC - Chronos Steam Machine

© Origin PC - Chronos

Origin PC - Chronos - Price not yet announced. CPU: Intel Core i7 4770k. Graphics: 2x6GB NVIDIA GeForce TITAN. RAM: Up to 32GB 2133 MHz. Storage: Up to 14TB with 4 Hot Swap Drives


Next Spa Steam Machine

© Next Spa

Next Spa - Price not yet announced. CPU: Intel Core i5. RAM: 8GB. Graphics: NVIDIA GT 760. Storage: 1TB


Webhallen Steam Machine

© Webhallen

Webhallen - Priced at $1499. CPU: Intel Core i7 4771. RAM: 16GB. Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 780. Storage: 1TB SSHD


Zotac Steam Machine

© Zotac

Zotac - Priced at $599. CPU: Intel Core (TBC). RAM: TBC. Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX (TBC). Storage: TBC


Maingear will also release a Steam Machine, although it wasn't included in Valve's CES showing.

Valve's Gabe Newell said that the Steam Machines offer something different for every gamer.

"The first generation Steam Machines offers something for every gamer, which is a critical part of extending Steam into the living room," Newell explained.

First images of the iBuyPower Steam Machine prototype

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The iBuyPower Steam Machine prototype


"With over 3,000 games and more than 65 million gamers on Steam, it's important to offer gamers a variety of Steam Machines that allow them to select what makes the most sense for them," he added.

Powered by Valve's SteamOS, the company's Steam Machines aim to bring cutting-edge PC gaming to the living room.

Units have been sent out to testers ahead of a planned 2014 launch.

Watch a Steam Controller demonstration video below:

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