Raspberry Pi are small single-board computer. Raspberry Pi Foundation along with Broadcom developed it in the United Kingdom. It was released in 2012 and quickly became so popular, it sold over 45 million Raspberry Pis. Each generation has been more powerful and versatile than the previous generation.
Raspberry Pi Foundation is releasing its latest single-board computer, Raspberry Pi 5 in October 2023. It is going to be the most powerful Raspberry Pi.
This smartphone is more versatile than the previous generations. It will be a great choice for both beginners and experienced users.
Check out the Features of Raspberry Pi 5
It has a new custom-designed Broadcom BCM2712 processor. This processor is up to 2-3 times faster than the processors used in the previous generations.
It has LPDDR5 RAM which includes 4GB, 8GB, and 16 GB. It is more efficient than previous Raspberry Pi RAMs.
PCle 2.0 port
It uses a PCle 2.0 port for connecting to external devices which are graphics cards, M.2 storage drives, and high-speed networking cards.
Dual four-lane MIPI transceivers
2 four-lane MIPI transceivers are there to connect to the cameras, displays, and other MIPI-compatible devices.
New RP1 I/O controller
A new RP1 I/O controller is there which will handle I/O functions.
Dual-band Wi-Fi 6 Bluetooth 5.2 Gigabit Ethernet 2x USB 3.0 ports 2x USB 2.0 ports
PCle 2.0 port 2x four-lane MIPI transceivers 40-pin GPIO header
2x micro-HDMI ports
5V DC via USB-C connector
Price of Raspberry Pi 5
Uses of Raspberry Pi 5
It can be used to
Build a desktop computer
Create a media center
Make a retro gaming console
Build a robot
Create an IoT device
Learn to code
Raspberry Pi 5 will be more versatile and it would be a great choice for both experienced users as well as beginners. Let’s wait for the official release to get to know more about this device, till then stay connected with Oreonow.