The Raspberry Pi 2 – Model B – ARMv7 with 1G RAM is here! Get one and check out our comprehensive guide, benchmarks and performance improvements.
The Raspberry Pi 2 delivers 6 times the processing capacity of previous models. This second generation Raspberry Pi has an upgraded Broadcom BCM2836 processor, which is a powerful ARM Cortex-A7 based quad-core processor that runs at 900MHz. The board also features an increase in memory capacity to 1Gbyte.
- Broadcom BCM2836 SoC
- Quad-core ARM Cortex-A7
- 900 MHz
- Dual Core VideoCore IV® Multimedia Co-Processor
- Provides Open GL ES 2.0, hardware-accelerated OpenVG, and 1080p30 H.264 high-profile decode
- Capable of 1Gpixel/s, 1.5Gtexel/s or 24GFLOPs with texture filtering and DMA infrastructure
- 1GB LPDDR2
- Boots from Micro SD card, running a version of the Linux operating system 85 x 56 x 17mm
- Micro USB socket 5V, 2A
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