Give wings to your dream project with a smart technology Raspberry Pi
- 17 Jul, 2018
From the very first day of launch, Raspberry Pi has won the heart of hobbyists, astronauts, engineers and became popular across the globe as a credit-card sized computer. It was basically created to develop the interest of children towards computer coding that was lacking somewhere. Today, it has become one of the most famous technology items to build smart devices, to execute electronic projects and function as a proper desktop computer. This technology is not limited to the professional or hobbyist, but it has expanded its wings to real-world applications.
Where is Raspberry Pi used?
However, regular people use this technology to perform a wide variety of tasks. It is an ideal option for those projects where you require a computer that consumes less power, available at low cost and save your space. The list of Raspberry Pi uses is provided below:
- Teach the computer code to kids
- Develop a security camera that captures motion or a DIY pan and tilt camera
- Utilized as a desktop PC
- Make an FM radio or a world clock with Pi Zero
- Make an always-on downloading machine or a media centre with Rasplex
- You can make your own retro gaming console
- It puts together a low-cost time-lapse photography camera with the module of the camera.
There are plenty of other things for which Raspberry Pi is perfect. If you are a newbie to Pi, you can Google out to search for the best project for yourself.
Models of Raspberry Pi
Several people get confused among the Raspberry Pi models. Well, there are two naming system levels, means Pi 1, Pi 2, Pi 3 shows the model generation. On the other hand, model A, A+, B, B+ indicates the features and power of particular Pi. Don’t think these as similar to grades, means A is lower than B.
Buying the Raspberry Pi is not enough; there are various components that are required to get the most out of your credit card size computer and to provide it firm protection from all kinds of damages.
Where can you buy components?
If you are a folk in the UK, there is no better company other than SB Components. We are recognized as a credible manufacturer for providing unbeatable quality protective raspberry pi cases and other components for Raspberry Pi at a pocket-friendly price. So, have a look at some of the products that we are offering to our customers.
Raspberry Pi 3 model B+
Raspberry Pi 3 model B+ is one of the latest models that is available with 1 GB RAM, faster 64-bit 1.4GHz 11 quad-core processor, Bluetooth 4.2, faster dual-band 802.11 B/G/N/AC wireless LAN, and faster 300Mbit/s Ethernet. Along with these, you will find 40 GPIO pins, camera interface, micro SD slot and much more.
PiRelay – Relay Shield for Raspberry Pi
It is a perfect solution to control those devices that require high current/voltage and not possible to control directly by RPi’s digital I/Os. With PiRelay, your home will become IoT enabled. Due to its standardized shield form factor, it makes a smooth connection with Raspberry Pi and other compatibles.
Raspberry Pi Camera (D) 5 Megapixel
This camera is compatible with the original and all versions of Pi. It consists of the following specifications:
- 1/4 inch CCD size
- 4 degree diagonal
- 5-megapixel OV5647 sensor in a fixed-focus module
- 1080p sensor resolution
- 8 aperture size
- 37 mm focal length
PiTraffic Light Starter Kit
This hardware shield was designed to enable the Raspberry Pi users to move their first step to interface with the real world. Its kit contents include:
- Class 10 MicroSD card preloaded with example codes
- Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+
- 5V/2.5A power adaptor specially designed for Raspberry Pi 3
- A high-quality protective case for Raspberry Pi
- High-quality flat HDMI cable
- PiTraffic Traffic Light Shield
Official case for Raspberry Pi 2, 3, B+
This protective has an optional clip-on lid that offers protection, but you can remove it when using a HAT. Its side plate is removable that allows the users to access GPIO pins. Along with this, all primary ports are accessible and offer a smart and classy look to your Pi while securing it. It has the ability to keep Raspberry Pi stable due to the availability of anti-slip feet. You can easily view power and activity lights through the end of the case.
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