Raspberry Pi Zero 2 W is a $15 quad-core mini PC

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The Raspberry Pi Foundation just has chest A new model called the Raspberry Pi Zero 2 W comes with a quad-core processor and is priced at an affordable $15.

The highlight of the new Raspberry Pi is the quad-core 1.0 GHz Arm Cortex-A53 processor, a substantial upgrade over the 1 GHz single-core processor that was included with the Zero W. More flexibility when compared to the first computer in this line.

In fact, the new Raspberry Pi Zero 2 W uses the Raspberry Pi RP3A0 system in a package with the BCM2710A1 die that can bring significant performance gains. Like its predecessor, it comes with 512MB LPDDR2 SDRAM, which should be enough to do what this type of PC needs to do.

It comes with 802.11n WiFi and Bluetooth 4.2 connectivity with Bluetooth Low Energy. As for the ports, there is a mini HDMI port, a micro-USB power jack, a micro-SD slot, and a USB 2.0 OTG port. There is also a 40-pin GPIO connector that can be used for all kinds of DIY projects.

The Raspberry Pi Foundation says this board will be in production until 2028, so you can count on it being around for a long time.

The new Pi is Available for $15 The United Kingdom, the European Union, the United States, Canada, and Hong Kong, with other countries to receive it in the future. Due to chip shortages, the Raspberry Pi Foundation will ship 200,000 units this calendar year, with another 250,000 units in the first half of 2022, so it will be somewhat limited.

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