Raspberry Pi: How to Create a Linux Image for the SD Card

This page contains links to SD card images for various Linux distributions. For each distribution, we provide both a direct HTTP download, a torrent file and a SHA-1 hash; the total number of concurrent direct downloads is limited, so we encourage you to use the torrent file if at all possible. It’s helpful to us … Read more Raspberry Pi: How to Create a Linux Image for the SD Card

Raspberry Pi Model B Linux Specs

SoC Broadcom BCM2835 (CPU, GPU, DSP, and SDRAM) CPU: 700 MHz ARM1176JZF-S core (ARM11 family) GPU: Broadcom VideoCore IV, OpenGL ES 2.0, 1080p30 h.264/MPEG-4 AVC high-profile decoder Memory (SDRAM): 256 Megabytes (MiB) Video outputs: Composite RCA, HDMI Audio outputs: 3.5 mm jack, HDMI Onboard storage: SD, MMC, SDIO card slot 10/100 Ethernet RJ45 onboard network … Read more Raspberry Pi Model B Linux Specs

Raspberry Pi Power supply confirmed as 5V micro USB

There has been a lot of speculation about the power supply design for the production Raspberry Pi devices. The alpha boards use a pair of switch-mode power supplies to generate 5V and 3V3 rails from a 6-20V input on a coaxial jack, and LDOs to generate the low-current 2V5 and 1V8 rails for the analog … Read more Raspberry Pi Power supply confirmed as 5V micro USB