Gift Cards

What Are Steam Gift Cards Used For?

A Steam Gift Card is a type of gift card used on the Steam platform, which gives people access to buy numerous games, software, and hardware online. This card is accepted in assorted stores, however, it is only processed online by activating the steam code, which if not activated, the Steam Gift Card can’t be used. When you decide to purchase a Steam Gift Card, you will need to activate it with an activation code that will show the value of the Steam Gift Card in your Steam account wallet.

Nonetheless, Steam Gift Cards are acknowledged globally and they are created either as Physical cards or digital code(E-code). They come in different money denominations ranging from, $50,$100,$200, and so on.

Before we talk about what Steam Gift Cards can be used for, let us see how you can activate your Steam Gift Card on the Steam platform.

How To Activate A Steam Gift Code

  1. Visit the Steam website, and log in to your account (the account you want to activate the code for). 
  2. In the dialogue box on the page, type in the gift code from your gift card, or copy and paste it into the box if you have the E-code.
  3. Steam will verify the code and after a while, the value of the gift card will be added to your Steam wallet.

What Are Steam Gift Cards Used For?

  1. Buy multiple games from game developers across the globe.   

See also: 7 PC games you can buy with your Steam gift card

  1. Buy device hardware.
  2. Send digital gifts to friends or loved ones.
  3. Use the gift card as a gift by giving it out.
  4. Buy any type of digital software.
  5. Connect and join millions of users on Steam
  6. Exchange your Steam Gift Card for another option like cash.

There are several ways you can use your Steam Gift Card but the most popular is using it to buy video games on the Steam Platform. This may seem like a great choice for avid gamers who love to explore new games on the internet.

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