[Tiny-tux] Fwd: What processor is used?

John Elis neurofog at gmail.com
Sun Jul 24 08:40:45 PDT 2011


Remember that $25.00 computer? I finally got a reply.

The BCM2835 hasn't been publicly released, hence the weird lack of
identified processor publically.

-John


---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Eben Upton <eben.upton at gmail.com>
Date: Sun, Jul 24, 2011 at 12:59 AM
Subject: Re: What processor is used?
To: John E <neurofog at gmail.com>


Hi John
It's a Broadcom BCM2835 application processor. No schematics or PCBs
yet - this isn't necessarily an open hardware project.

Cheers
Eben

On Thu, Jun 9, 2011 at 7:43 PM, John E <neurofog at gmail.com> wrote:
> Greetings,
>
> What processor is used in the Raspberry Pi?
> Trying to figure out what ARM11 chip is available that cheap.
> Do you have a schematic/PCB files etc available yet?
>
> Congrats on an interesting project.
>
> Thanks
> John Ellis
>
> Sent From NoiseBridge,
> San Francisco, CA
>


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