The definitive couch gaming experience

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What is it?

GamerOS is an operating system that provides an out of the box couch gaming experience. After installation, boot directly into Steam Big Picture and start playing your favorite games.

If you want Steam in your living room, you need GamerOS.


● easy to install

boot into your new gaming system within minutes

● minimal

only what you need to play games and nothing more

● out of the box

start gaming right away with zero configuration thanks to Steam Tweaks

● always up to date

regular updates delivering the latest drivers and software for an optimal experience

● zero downtime updates

fully automatic updates that run in the background without disrupting gameplay (more info)

● controller first

fully controller compatible interface with no mouse or keyboard required (but you can still use a mouse and keyboard if you want to)

● use any controller

support for Xbox 360, Xbox One, DualShock 3 & 4, Switch Pro, Steam controllers and more (compatibility varies by game)

● play any game

out of the box support for installing and playing non-Steam games using Steam Buddy


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See the GitHub project for the current state of things and what is coming up next.


A list of answers to frequently asked questions is available on our FAQ wiki page.

Known Issues

See the GitHub issues for a list of current limitations and bugs.

Steam Curator

Follow our curator to get information on games fully tested for out of the box compatibility with GamerOS


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