Raspberry Pi Model B now ships with more RAM, same $35 price

Jos

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Answering to the cries of tinkerers worldwide, the Raspberry Pi foundation today announced you'll be able to get their credit card sized computer with double the amount of RAM. But rather than launching a new and more expensive model they'll...

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Nah, no reason for them to be upset. The pi's next to useless compared to even low-end 'real' systems in terms of doing REAL work.

But from the perspective of using it as a learning platform for how to program such a "supercomputer," it's fantastic, and continues to be fantastic without the extra RAM.

Plus, this is a fact of life for geeks. Buy something today, and within a week a newer, higher-end model will get released, lol
 
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I wonder if samsung would release a similar product making a "barebone" of samsung galaxy y gt-5360 (sans cellphone casing) and adding hdmi out.
3g + wifi b/g/n + 32gb microsd card expansion + android 2.3.6 gingerbread (lol) + hdmi out = almost win
 
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I still haven't received the original one, and I ordered this thing back in June.
 
I am currently a sophomore in high school I go to a career tech and I have to use the out dated raspberry pi I am going to tell my teacher bout this and I will ask if we can use these new ones I will comment again if we get them and if they are any good.