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Raspberry Pi 2 Model B

by Raspberry Pi
Price: $35.00

  • Raspberry Pi 2 - Model B Board
  • 900 MHz Quad-Core ARM Processor
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 4 USB Ports
  • 40 GPIO Pins

Product Description
The Raspberry Pi is a single-board computer developed in the UK by the Raspberry Pi Foundation. A credit-card sized computer that plugs into your TV and a keyboard, it's a capable computer which can be used for many of the things that your desktop PC does, like spreadsheets, word-processing and games. It also features Media Center capability and high-definition (HD) video playback capability.

The Raspberry Pi 2 Model B is the second generation Raspberry Pi. It replaced the original Raspberry Pi Model B+ in February 2015. Compared to the Raspberry Pi Model B+, the Raspberry Pi 2 Model B has 6 times the performance, featuring:

  • A 900MHz quad-core ARM Cortex-A7 CPU
  • 1GB RAM

    Similar to the Raspberry Pi Model B+, it also has:

  • 4 USB ports
  • 40 GPIO pins
  • Full HDMI port
  • Ethernet port
  • Combined 3.5mm audio jack and composite video
  • Camera interface (CSI)
  • Display interface (DSI)
  • Micro SD card slot
  • VideoCore IV 3D graphics core

    Because it has an ARMv7 processor, it can run the full range of ARM GNU/Linux distributions, including Snappy Ubuntu Core, as well as Microsoft Windows 10 IoT Core.

    The Raspberry Pi 2 has an identical form factor to the Rapsberry Pi Model B+ and has complete backwards compatibility.

    Technical Specifications:

    CPU: 900MHz Quad-Core ARM BCM2836 Cortex-A7 CPU
    GPU: Dual Core VideoCore IV® Multimedia Co-Processor
    Memory: 1 GB
    Video Input: CSI Camera Port
    GPIO Pins: 40
    On-board Storage: MicroSD
    Audio/Display Output: HDMI, DSI Display Port, Component over 3.5mm
    USB Port: 4 x USB Ports (USB 2.0)
    On-board Network: 10/100 Mbit/s Ethernet
    Power Source: 5V MicroUSB