The new Raspberry Pi 3 is out.It replaced the previous model of Raspberry Pi 2 Model B. The Raspberry Pi 3 has an identical form factor to the previous Pi 2 (and Pi 1 Model B+) and has complete compatibility with Raspberry Pi 1 and 2.
So what’s new in Raspberry Pi 3?
A 1.2GHz 64-bit quad-core ARMv8 CPU
A new next Generation QUAD Core Broadcom BCM2837 64bit processor which has 10x the performance of Raspberry Pi 1.
Integrated 802.11n wireless LAN and Bluetooth 4.1 (BLE)
This is a good news for those Iot hobbyist. You can save a ports or two by having the bluetooth and wifi integrated and you do not need to look for a compatible USB wifi or bluetooh.
Switched power source up to 2.5 Amps
You can now power more USB devices from your Raspberry Pi. No more USB hub!
On Sale Now
The new Raspberry Pi 3 Model 3 is now in stores and priced at $35. Find out more at RaspberryPi.org.