Raspberry Pi Model A+ (256MB)
Raspberry Pi Model A+ (256MB)

Raspberry Pi Model A+ (256MB)

Regular price $ 28.44
/

  • Fully HAT-compatible
  • 256MB RAM
  • 40-Pin GPIO
  • 1x USB 2.0 Port
  • Size : 65mm x 56mm (shorter than Raspberry Pi A/B/B+)


Building something with robotics, or any project that doesnÃââ„t need Ethernet networking? The lightweight, low-poweràRaspberry Pi A+àmight be a great fit. Smaller and lighter than the Raspberry Pi B+, on the A+ the mounting holes are in the same place as the B+,àmaking swapping a B+ for an A+ really easy.



The A+, as the B+, is compatible with the new Hardware Attached on Top (HAT) standard for Raspberry Pi add-on boards - it has the same improved GPIO (General Purpose Input/Output) as the B+. The outline of a Model A+ and a HAT board is identical, making an A+ with aàHAT expansion boardàa sleek stack.The design is based around a Broadcom BCM2835 SoC, which includes an ARM1176JZF-S 700 MHz processor and VideoCore IV GPU.


à


Smaller, thinner (only 12mm, limited by the low-profile USB port) and even less power-hungry than the B+, the A+ is considerably cheaper.


What's been reduced from the B+ to the A+:

  • one USB port, 256MB RAM and no Ethernet port

  • otherwise electrically identical to the B+


Raspberry Pi A+ Hilights:


  • benefits from the B+Ãââ„s improved power chain

  • microSD card for booting and long-term storage

  • powered via the USB data portsà



    à


    Raspberry Pi typically usesàLinux kernel based operating systems. The Raspberry Pi does not come with a real-time clock; it cannot keep track of the time of day when not powered on.àAs alternatives, a program running on the Pi can get the time from a network time server or user input at boot time.àA real-time clockà(such as the DS1307)àwith battery backup can be added via the IÃC interface.à

    Why choose us?

    Our commitment

    When you buy from us you are shopping with the full confidence of the Blueproton support team.
    Fast shipping, excellent customer support and the best brands to meet your needs

    You may also like