Minicomputer Raspberry Pi 4 three times more powerful than its predecessor

The new Raspberry Pi 4 mini computer will be sold from Monday for 40 euros. That makes the manufacturer of the computer known.


The new Raspberry Pi 4 mini computer will be sold from Monday for 40 euros. That makes the manufacturer of the computer known.

The new Pi 4 has a processor that is about three times more powerful than its predecessor in the Pi 3, according to the makers. In addition, customers can choose models with 1GB, 2GB or 4GB of memory.

The Ethernet port on the mini-computer now supports gigabit speeds. Two USB ports with higher 3.0 speeds have also been added. The device is powered with a USB-C port.

According to the makers, the new Pi can show 4 images on two 4K screens simultaneously. He would also be able to decode 4K videos properly, which means the device must work well as a media player

Small computer for hobbyists and schools

The Raspberry Pi is a small computer that is sold for a relatively low amount. The device is used for hobby projects and ICT lessons at schools.

The new model is currently only sold by stores that have been approved by the manufacturer. In the Netherlands these are the official Raspberry Pi store and web store Kiwi Electronics.

ref: nunl