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Re: [trinity-users] What about a Trinity Raspberry Pi Raspbian-based image?

From: Gerhard Zintel <gerhard.zintel@...>
Date: Fri, 28 Nov 2014 13:28:56 +0100
On Friday 28 November 2014, Alexandre wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> 
> So, I'd like to know if there would be some interest in it, if it worth doing it.
> Also, how many persons here have a Pi?
> 

Hi Alexandre,

I have two Raspberry Pis and one Banana Pi. I might be interested in an implementation but my feeling is - the Banana Pi is more worth to work with. It's nearly as cheap as the Raspberry but is a lot better designed and more powerfull:

	Raspberry Pi Model B+				Banana Pi
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
SoC  Broadcom BCM2835                                 Allwinner A20
CPU  ARM1176JZF-S (700 MHz bis 1000 MHz)    ARM Cortex-A7 Dual-Core (1000 MHz)
GPU  Broadcom VideoCore IV                            ARM Mali 400MP2
RAM  512 MByte                                                1 GByte DDR3 DRAM
LAN  10/100 MBit/s                                           10/100/1000 MBit/s
GPIO 17 Pins                                                    26 Pins, I2C, SPI, UART, CAN bus
SATA	                                                                7-Pin-SATA-Port
USB  4x USB 2.0 Host                                       2x USB 2.0 Host, 1x USB OTG, 1x CSI Kamera
MISC                                                                 Onboard Micro und IR-Receiver
SIZE 85,6 mm x 56,0 mm                                  92,0 mm x 60,0 mm


Price here in Germany: 29 € versus 44 €

Gerhard
PS: hope the crude table formatting goes through