Previous two mini computer by Raspberry were very popular among the peoples as they were compact in a size and the processor performance, features etc were quite well in such a small size. The Raspberry pi 3 is been announced with a increase in a performance, with WiFi. It is been said that the third generation of Raspberry pi 3 is 50% more powerful in processor performance.
The Raspberry Pi 3 is quite similar to its predecessor and it’s most of its components and connectors are at same place. You would have to look very closely to notice that the Raspberry Pi 3 has a small new silver component on the underside of the board close by the micro SD slot.
The BCM43438 wireless chip that provides 802.11b/g/n WiFi and Bluetooth 4.1 capability underside of the board.
|Product||Raspberry Pi 3 Model B|
|Processor||Broadcom 1.2GHz BCM2837 SoC based on quad-core Cortex-A53|
|Display Graphics||Broadcom VideoCore IV GPU supports resolutions up to 1920×1200|
|Others||microSD slot, 10/100 Ethernet, 4 x USB 2.0, HDMI, audio/video jack socket, GPIO header, microUSB power, DSI and CSI, 802.11b/g/n WiFi and Bluetooth 4.1, 85.6mm x 56mm|