Fun toy, but remember the hidden costs 10/21/2013
This review is from: Raspberry Pi 83-14421 Computer - Model B (512M RAM)
Does what it does very well
Inexpensive and full-featured embedded solution
Slow and weak for an SBC
ARM software support is spotty
Much has been made about how RasPi is a $35 computer (plus shipping and/or markup). That only includes the OEM board and absolutely nothing else; to do anything useful with it you'll need, at minimum:
-HDMI cable if you want video output, powered USB hub for anything more demanding than a small keyboard
Still a bargain compared to normal embedded SBCs but suddenly it's not so cheap anymore. Get it because making stuff is awesome, not because "wow, 35 dollars".
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