Camera add-on coming to Raspberry Pi, quantity restrictions removed

By Shawn Knight · 4 replies
Jul 17, 2012
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  1. Raspberry Pi founder Eben Upton recently announced that owners of the first generation DIY computer will soon be able to purchase a camera add-on. The 5MP camera will connect to the computer via a small ribbon cable and will cost……

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  2. I have yet to put my hands on one of them raspberry pi's without having to pay 100 USD + overseas shipping ¬¬
  3. ikesmasher

    ikesmasher TS Evangelist Posts: 2,998   +1,317

    I thought the camera module would end up being 5-10 bucks...oh well.
  4. Ranger12

    Ranger12 TS Evangelist Posts: 621   +122

    Agreed, given the overall price I was expecting something cheaper than 25 for the camera.
  5. Vrmithrax

    Vrmithrax TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,352   +293

    Got my R-Pi delivered to Oregon for $40 total from Newark... I think you're doing something wrong!
    (Of course, I was part of the early pre-order wave, got mine in June finally).

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