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#Guide: What to do with the Raspberry Pi 3

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The Raspberry Pi 3 is a mini PC with low power consumption equipped with a connector of inputs / outputs (GPIO of 40 pins) which will allow you to realize many DIY projects that are often found in promo. It is the platform to start learning or develop connected objects, robotics, home automation server, retro-gaming console …

The Raspberry Pi 3 is equipped with a 64-bit Cortex-A53 quad-core processor (Bradcom BCM2837) running at 1.2GHz, 4 USB 2.0 ports, 1GB of memory, 1 HDMI 1.3a video output, 1 10/100 Ethernet port, 1 audio / video jack. Version 3 adds support for Bluetooth 4 BLE (BCM43438) and more WiFi 802.11 b/g/n (BCM43438). Finally, it has a CSI connector to connect a compatible camera. For example, you can realize IP surveillance camera projects, take pictures on a microscope or telescope, film animals at night … Here are some articles to learn more and start projects with a camera. A touchscreen connector that will make a dashboard for a home automation server, connected objects…

What to do with Raspberry Pi 3?

The Raspberry Pi 3 is a powerful and versatile mini-PC. On a daily basis he can sit behind a monitor and be used as an extra computer to surf the Internet, check his emails and go on social networks. The HDMI output and the ARM 64bits processor is powerful enough to watch videos on youtube or streaming. For DIY enthusiasts, Raspberry Pi 3 can be used in many other DIY projects. Here are some ideas to get you started.

A home automation server 100% DIY Jeedom, Domoticz, Home Assistant

The Raspberry Pi is powerful enough to serve as the basis for the manufacture of a 100% DIY home automation server. This is probably his first use. There are a lot of free open source software. Jeedom entirely in French, Domoticz supported by a large community, Home Assistant for geeks and many others. To start, here are some articles published in the home automation category

Read this guide for more details.

A media center, a file server, a retro gaming console,

The OSMC, Kodi or Open Elec Linux distributions allow you to broadcast your holiday videos, photos, music, movies on a TV.

An old XBox 360 / PS4 controller, a Raspberry Pi and you’re ready to turn your Pi into a gaming console for under $90 with the Retropie or Recalbox projects!

Develop connected objects, learn robotics, learn programming

You want to get into programming, the Raspberry Pi is an ideal platform! With its input / output connector (GPIO), you can connect probes, actuators (relay, servo motor, pump, motor …). It’s so exciting to be able to interact with the real world!

An DIY IP Surveillance Camera

Cheap surveillance cameras are the main source of attacks on the internet. Their firmware can be easily hacked! Thanks to its CSI connector and the compatible camera, it is very easy to make your own surveillance camera from the Raspberry Pi 3 or Raspberry Pi Zero W. It is cheaper and you will retain control of your privacy!

And many other projects!

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Raspberry PI 3 Model B 1.2GHz 64-bit quad-core ARMv8 CPU, 1GB RAM, RASPBERRY PI

Price: $34.99
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Current Price $34.99 14 December 2018
Highest Price $39.99 11 June 2018
Lowest Price $29.99 23 May 2018
Since 21 May 2018

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$34.98 14 December 2018
$34.99 13 December 2018
$35.00 30 November 2018
$36.99 27 November 2018
$35.00 26 November 2018

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B Quad Core CPU 1.2 GHz 1 GB RAM Motherboard, Raspberry Pi

Price: £34.24
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Current Price £34.24 14 December 2018
Highest Price £38.59 19 September 2018
Lowest Price £31.50 9 June 2018
Since 22 May 2018

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£34.24 10 December 2018
£34.73 9 December 2018
£34.24 7 December 2018
£34.22 4 December 2018
£34.24 3 December 2018

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B ARM-Cortex-A53 4x 1,2GHz, 1GB RAM, WLAN, Bluetooth, LAN, 4x USB, RASPBERRY PI

Price: 31.49
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Current Price €31.49 14 December 2018
Highest Price €39.99 5 July 2018
Lowest Price €29.99 31 October 2018
Since 20 June 2018

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€31.49 8 November 2018
€29.99 31 October 2018
€31.49 23 October 2018
€31.99 17 September 2018
€38.85 13 September 2018


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Mini-PC | TV-Box: Raspberry Pi

Brand | manufacturer: Raspberry Pi



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Power supply: 5VDC


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