Valve has finally announced pre-order sales of its hotly-anticipated Steam Machine. Considered a viable contender to the PlayStation and Xbox that have largely dominated the gaming hardware market, avid gamers will be pleased to hear that they can soon get their hands on this new console. Valve has teamed up with some of the biggest names in the gaming market to produce its first machine, including Dell’s Alienware. The console will give you access to thousands of existing titles in the Steam library, including both the latest AAA releases as well as independents games. Hardware-wise, the user can choose what suits him or her best, with options ranging from an i3-powered machine with 500GB of storage to an i7 Steam Machine with 1TB of storage. Additionally, the Steam Link allows you to stream your Steam Machine games to any room in the house while each package includes customizable Steam Controller gamepad. Check out more over at its website here, and pre-order now at GameStop.