Raspberry Pi 2, Model B

Raspberry Pi 2 Model B delivers 6 times the processing capacity of previous models. This second generation Raspberry Pi has an upgraded Broadcom BCM2836 processor, which is a powerful ARM Cortex-A7 based quad-core processor that runs at 900MHz. The board also features an increase in memory capacity to 1Gbyte.


  • Chip Broadcom – BCM2836 SoC
  • Core architecture – Quad-core ARM Cortex-A7
  • CPU – 900 MHz
  • GPU – Dual Core VideoCore IV® Multimedia Co-Processor Provides Open GL ES 2.0, hardware-accelerated OpenVG, and 1080p30 H.264 high-profile decode Capable of 1Gpixel/s, 1.5Gtexel/s or 24GFLOPs with texture filtering and DMA infrastructure
  • Memory –  1GB LPDDR2
  • Operating System – Boots from Micro SD card, running a version of the Linux operating system
  • Power Micro USB socket 5V, 2


  • Ethernet – 10/100 BaseT Ethernet socket
  • Video Output – HDMI (rev 1.3 & 1.4) Composite RCA (PAL and NTSC)
  • Audio Output – 3.5mm jack, HDMI
  • USB –  4 x USB 2.0 Connector
  • GPIO Connector – 40-pin 2.54 mm (100 mil) expansion header: 2×20 strip Providing 27 GPIO pins as well as +3.3 V, +5 V and GND supply lines
  • Camera Connector -15-pin MIPI Camera Serial Interface (CSI-2)
  • JTAG – Not populated
  • Display Connector – Display Serial Interface (DSI) 15 way flat flex cable connector with two data lanes and a clock lane
  • Memory Card Slot – Micro SDIO

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