Raspberry Pi 3 model B (Quad Core Broadcom BCM2837, 4x1.2GHz ARM Cortex-A53, RAM 1GB, 4xUSB, Ethernet, HDMI, Wifi, Bluetooth)
The Raspberry Pi 3 Model B is the third generation Raspberry Pi. Built on the latest Broadcom 2837 ARMv8 64bit processor the new generation Raspberry Pi 3 Model B is faster and more powerful than its predecessors.
It replaced the Raspberry Pi 2 Model B in February 2016.
Compared to the Raspberry Pi 2 it has:
Like the Pi 2, it also has:
The Raspberry Pi 3 has an identical form factor to the previous Pi 2 (and Pi 1 Model B+) and has complete compatibility with Raspberry Pi 1 and 2.
We recommend the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B for use in schools, or for any general use. Those wishing to embed their Pi in a project may prefer the Pi Zero or Model A+, which are more useful for embedded projects, and projects which require very low power.