Raspberry Pi 3 Model B

Single-board computer with wireless LAN and Bluetooth connectivity

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What is a Raspberry Pi?

Getting Started

You'll need (not included):

  • Micro SD card with NOOBS
  • Micro USB power supply (2.1 A)

And to use it as a desktop computer, you'll need:

  • TV or monitor and HDMI cable
  • Keyboard and mouse

For a step-by-step guide to getting your Pi up and running, check out our online Getting started guide.

Specification

The Raspberry Pi 3 Model B is the earliest model of the third-generation Raspberry Pi. It replaced the Raspberry Pi 2 Model B in February 2016. See also the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+, the latest product in the Raspberry Pi 3 range.

  • Quad Core 1.2GHz Broadcom BCM2837 64bit CPU
  • 1GB RAM
  • BCM43438 wireless LAN and Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) on board
  • 100 Base Ethernet
  • 40-pin extended GPIO
  • 4 USB 2 ports
  • 4 Pole stereo output and composite video port
  • Full size HDMI
  • CSI camera port for connecting a Raspberry Pi camera
  • DSI display port for connecting a Raspberry Pi touchscreen display
  • Micro SD port for loading your operating system and storing data
  • Upgraded switched Micro USB power source up to 2.5A

Compliance

The Raspberry Pi 3 Model B has undergone extensive compliance testing, and meets the following European standards:

  • Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive (EMC) 2014/30/EU
  • Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) Directive 2011/65/EU

View and download global compliance certificates for Raspberry Pi products.

Obsolescence Statement

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B will remain in production until at least January, 2022

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Our Mission

Our mission is to put the power of computing and digital making into the hands of people all over the world. We do this so that more people are able to harness the power of computing and digital technologies for work, to solve problems that matter to them, and to express themselves creatively.