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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