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The Raspberry Pi is simple, fully functional computer that is about the size of a credit card. In South Africa the newest model (Raspberry Pi 2 model B) can be yours for just under R480 from RS Components. It looks and feels very basic, but can be built into any number of electronic geeky projects and is designed to get youngsters interested in coding. Today there are also dosens of accessories and add-ons available to play with.
“It’s been successful beyond our wildest dreams,” said Raspberry Pi Foundation founder Eben Upton at the London launch of the Pi 2 Model B, noting that since launch, 4.5 million Pi boards have been sold to date.”
“Over time it’s become clear that there is interest among children in learning computing.” Upton said.
The newest version will make the Raspberry Pi strong enough to run Windows 10 core!
For more information watch this video and/or see the Raspberry Pi official website.
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