Gorgeous Homemade Tablet Powered by #RaspberryPi 3 with Modified Components | #piday
As someone who has yet to jump on the tablet bandwagon – because that’s what it is – I highly understand (and respect) Stefan Vorkoetter’s homemade Pi-powered tablet – especially for the modified components (including some SMT work). The specs are fairly impressive for something packed into a just-over-1-pound package (also, it looks beautiful!):
CPU: Raspberry Pi 3B with 1.2GHz quad core ARMv8 and 1Gb RAM
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