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== About ==
 
== About ==
A [https://www.raspberrypi.org/ Raspberry Pi] is a [[Electronics_Bench#Microcontrollers|Microcontroller]] that has all of the fixings of a full-sized computer in addition to its
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A [https://www.raspberrypi.org/ Raspberry Pi] is a [[Electronics_Bench#Microcontrollers|Microcontroller]] that has all of the fixings of a full-sized computer in addition to its I/O pins. Though they are only about the size of a credit card, they can fully run many Linux operating systems.
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The Idea Shop currently stocks the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+
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===Hardware===
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The Pi 3 B+ comes with the following hardware connectors
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*Ethernet port
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*4 USB 2.0 ports
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*HDMI port
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*Audio and Composite video jack
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*CSI camera connector
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*DSI touchscreen connector
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The Raspberry Pi also comes with WiFi and Bluetooth capabilities.
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===Software===
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As mentioned above, a Raspberry Pi is a full computer, and can run a variety of operating systems. Once set up, programs can be written for the Pi to control the GPIO pins and much else in
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*[[Python]]
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*[[Java]]
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*Scratch
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*C
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*C++

Revision as of 18:34, 3 April 2020

About

A Raspberry Pi is a Microcontroller that has all of the fixings of a full-sized computer in addition to its I/O pins. Though they are only about the size of a credit card, they can fully run many Linux operating systems.

The Idea Shop currently stocks the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+

Hardware


The Pi 3 B+ comes with the following hardware connectors

  • Ethernet port
  • 4 USB 2.0 ports
  • HDMI port
  • Audio and Composite video jack
  • CSI camera connector
  • DSI touchscreen connector

The Raspberry Pi also comes with WiFi and Bluetooth capabilities.

Software


As mentioned above, a Raspberry Pi is a full computer, and can run a variety of operating systems. Once set up, programs can be written for the Pi to control the GPIO pins and much else in