The Raspberry Pi 3 launched with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth support.

The Raspberry Pi foundation just announced the Raspberry Pi 3 with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth support.
Raspberry Pi 3 is the new computer in the Raspberry Pi line up and surprisingly it still costs just $35.
People were demanding the Wi-Fi  and Bluetooth support in their Raspberry Pi computers since the begging, and today on the fourth birthday of the company Raspberry Pi foundation fulfills this wish too.

The new Raspberry Pi 3 comes up with improved hardware like 64-bit, quad-core 1.2GHz ARM Cortex-A53 Processor, Bluetooth 4.1 and 2.4Ghz 802.11n Wi-Fi . Checkout the full specifications below,

SoC: Broadcom BCM2837
CPU: 4× ARM Cortex-A53, 1.2GHz
GPU: Broadcom VideoCore IV
RAM: 1GB LPDDR2 (900 MHz)
Networking: 10/100 Ethernet, 2.4GHz 802.11n wireless
Bluetooth: Bluetooth 4.1 Classic, Bluetooth Low Energy
Storage: microSD
GPIO: 40-pin header, populated
Ports: HDMI, 3.5mm analogue audio-video jack, 4× USB 2.0, Ethernet, Camera Serial Interface (CSI), Display Serial Interface (DSI)

With the new 64-bit processor clocked at 2.4Ghz the new Raspberry Pi 3 is 50% faster than it’s predecessor checkout the benchmark scores below,




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