Raspberry Pi packs more power into its $15 Zero 2 W board | Engadget

With that, it delivers a significant performance boost over the original Zero, up to five times faster for multithreaded chores. Additionally, it introduced a new official Raspberry Pi Zero 2 USB power supply unit ($8) that can also power the Raspberry Pi 3B or 3B+. While just as tiny as the original Zero (about a quarter the size of a US bank note), it's highly capable. It uses a mildly downclocked version of the same Broadcom BCM2710A1 SoC die used in the $35 Raspberry Pi 3, along with 512MB of LPDDR2 SDRAM. The Raspberry Pi Zero 2 W is now available to buy in the UK, EU, US, Canada and Hong Kong for $15 / 13.50.Please enter a valid email address
Raspberry Pi has introduced a new version of its tiny wireless Zero W board, the Zero 2 W, with much improved performance, added features and a slightly higher $15 price tag. It uses a mildly downclo… [+1108 chars]