Raspberry Pi, the cheapest Computer on Sale; Specs and Price (Video)
Finally here is the world’s cheapest computer known as Raspberry Pi and probably the smallest too with its features. Yes certainly we have seen computer like MK802 PC-on-a-stick powered by Android but this one is more sophisticated with neat features you may want for your everyday computing and take wherever you go.
The Raspberry Pi has all the necessary features you need to get it hooked up with other gadgets, monitor, TV or even internet. Raspberry Pi was first spotted almost a year ago, but finally it is here for you to grab and start your computing on the tiny and cheapest system.
Let’s take a look what it can offer you for the cheap price tag , $25. The Raspberry Pi is powered by 700MHz ARM processor and runs on Linux operating system. There are all the necessary ports that will keeps you connected and running. The Raspberry Pi features 256MB RAM that should be good for such a tiny device, and ports include an Ethernet port to keep you connected, an HDMI port that lets you connect the device with bigger screen, two full sized USB port and an audio out. Would you expect more than this for a computer that costs only $25 ? certainly not, oh yes the Rasberry Pi stores all your data on SD card.
There is a complete user guide and is up for pre-order on Amazon.uk and barnesandnoble.com for price of $19.99. User guide is promised to offer you everything you need to get started with the Rasberry Pi. The user guide includes step by step introduction that include an introduction to Linux for total beginners, getting your SD card working, programming in Scratch and Python, using the Raspberry Pi as a home media centre and using the GPIO to do some physical computing.
That is all about the Raspberry Pi, check out the video below and feel free to share what you think about the world’s cheapest computer.