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Raspberry Pi Model Comparison Table

May 27, 2018

Raspberry Pi Model B Comparison

RPi model BRPi model B+RPi model 2 BRPi model 2 B v1.2RPi model 3 BRPi model 3 B+
Raspberry Pi Model B Specifications
Feature Pi 1 B Pi 1 B+ Pi 2 B Pi 2 B V1.2 Pi 3 B Pi 3 B+
Released Apr 2012 Jul 2014 Feb 2015 Oct 2016 Feb 2016 Mar 2018
Architecture ARMv6Z
32-bit
ARMv6Z
32-bit
ARMv7-A
32-bit
ARMv8-A
64/32-bit
ARMv8-A
64/32-bit
ARMv8-A
64/32-bit
SoC Broadcom BCM2835 Broadcom BCM2835 Broadcom BCM2836 Broadcom BCM2837 Broadcom BCM2837 Broadcom BCM2837B0
CPU 700 MHz
ARM1176JZF-S
700 MHz
ARM1176JZF-S
900 MHz
ARM Cortex-A7
900 MHz
ARM Cortex-A53
1.2 GHz
ARM Cortex-A53
1.4 GHz
ARM Cortex-A53
Cores 1 1 4 4 4 4
GPU Broadcom VideoCore IV HD 1080p Broadcom VideoCore IV HD 1080p Broadcom VideoCore IV HD 1080p Broadcom VideoCore IV HD 1080p Broadcom VideoCore IV HD 1080p Broadcom VideoCore IV HD 1080p
Memory RAM 512 MB 512 MB 1 GB 1 GB 1 GB 1 GB
Operating System Primarily Linux based Primarily Linux based Primarily Linux based Primarily Linux based Primarily Linux based Primarily Linux based
USB 2.0 Ports 2 4 4 4 4 4
Camera Input 15-pin CSI (Camera Serial Interface) 15-pin CSI (Camera Serial Interface) 15-pin CSI (Camera Serial Interface) 15-pin CSI (Camera Serial Interface) 15-pin CSI (Camera Serial Interface) 15-pin CSI (Camera Serial Interface)
Video Output Composite 3.5 mm RCA and HDMI HDMI, Composite, DSI (Display Serial Interface) HDMI, Composite, DSI (Display Serial Interface) HDMI, Composite, DSI (Display Serial Interface) HDMI, Composite, DSI (Display Serial Interface) HDMI, Composite, DSI (Display Serial Interface)
Audio Output Analog 3.5 mm jack, Digital via HDMI Analog 3.5 mm jack, Digital via HDMI Analog 3.5 mm jack, Digital via HDMI Analog 3.5 mm jack, Digital via HDMI Analog 3.5 mm jack, Digital via HDMI Analog 3.5 mm jack, Digital via HDMI
Storage SD slot Micro SD slot Micro SD slot Micro SD slot Micro SD slot Micro SD slot
Ethernet 10/100 Mbps 10/100 Mbps 10/100 Mbps 10/100 Mbps 10/100 Mbps 10/100/1000 (max 300) Mbps
Onboard WiFi None None None None 2.4 Ghz 802.11 b/g/n 2.4 Ghz and 5 Ghz 802.11 b/g/n/ac
Onboard Bluetooth ® None None None None 4.1 BLE 4.2 BLE
Input/Output Pins 26 40 40 40 40 40
Power (less peripherals) 5v 700 ma 5v 320 ma 5v 750 ma 5v 750 ma 5v 850 ma 5v 950 ma
Size 85 mm x 56 mm 85 mm x 56 mm 85 mm x 56 mm 85 mm x 56 mm 85 mm x 56 mm 85 mm x 56 mm

Raspberry Pi Model A and Model Zero Comparison

RPi model ARPi model A+RPi model ZeroRPi model Zero v1.3RPi model Zero W
Raspberry Pi Model A and Model Zero Specifications
Feature Pi 1 A Pi 1 A+ Pi Zero V1.2 Pi Zero V1.3 Pi Zero W (Wireless)
Released Feb 2013 Nov 2014 Nov 2015 May 2016 Feb 2017
Architecture ARMv6Z
32-bit
ARMv6Z
32-bit
ARMv6Z
32-bit
ARMv6Z
32-bit
ARMv6Z
32-bit
SoC Broadcom BCM2835 Broadcom BCM2835 Broadcom BCM2835 Broadcom BCM2835 Broadcom BCM2835
CPU 700 MHz
ARM1176JZF-S
700 MHz
ARM1176JZF-S
1 Ghz
ARM1176JZF-S
1 Ghz
ARM1176JZF-S
1 Ghz
ARM1176JZF-S
Cores 1 1 1 1 1
GPU Broadcom VideoCore IV HD 1080p Broadcom VideoCore IV HD 1080p Broadcom VideoCore IV HD 1080p Broadcom VideoCore IV HD 1080p Broadcom VideoCore IV HD 1080p
Memory RAM 256 MB 512 MB 512 MB 512 MB 512 MB
Operating System Primarily Linux based Primarily Linux based Primarily Linux based Primarily Linux based Primarily Linux based
USB 2.0 Ports 1 1 1 Micro USB 1 Micro USB 1 Micro USB
Camera Input 15-pin CSI (Camera Serial Interface) 15-pin CSI (Camera Serial Interface) None 15-pin CSI (Camera Serial Interface) 15-pin CSI (Camera Serial Interface)
Video Output HDMI, Composite RCA, DSI HDMI, Composite TTRS, DSI (Display Serial Interface) Mini HDMI, Composite on PCB Mini HDMI, Composite on PCB Mini HDMI, Composite on PCB
Audio Output Analog 3.5 mm jack, Digital via HDMI Analog 3.5 mm jack, Digital via HDMI Digital via mini-HDMI Digital via mini-HDMI Digital via mini-HDMI
Storage SD slot Micro SD slot Micro SD slot Micro SD slot Micro SD slot
Ethernet None None None None None
Onboard WiFi None None None None 2.4 Ghz 802.11 b/g/n
Onboard Bluetooth ® None None None None 4.1 BLE
Input/Output Pins 26 40 40 (pins not mounted) 40 (pins not mounted) 40 (pins not mounted)
Power (less peripherals) 5v 300 ma 5v 200 ma 5v 300 ma 5v 300 ma 5v 300 ma
Size 85 mm x 56 mm 65 mm x 56 mm 65 mm x 30 mm 65 mm x 30 mm 65 mm x 30 mm
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