The Tiny $5 UK computer

In the UK one can buy a tiny computer for just the equalvilant of five dollars.Really!

A hobby company in the UK now offers a starter kit for just five dollars. Does that sound too good to be true? No, the company has already sold millions of the early models of this experimenters computer to hobbyists and engineers.

Anybody who want to learn about this small and useful miniature computer can now afford it. . It is actually possible to set this little thing up with the keyboard and monitor and some kind of Internet connection and you can actually surf the Internet using this tiny computer. It is capable of playing music and showing video and doing the things that you normally expect from a personal computer.
Although it is a little slow on speed then a little bit short on memory, it has everything necessary to play basic games and to do fundamental Internet operations.
With the tiny computer lacks is a power supply and the keyboard and the complete interface for the monitor. Even so, you can test out the unit and make sure it works even without having the complete video interface. The additional parts are very modestly priced and you might be able to use something you  have at hand. For example, the power supply can also be the battery charger for your smart phone. The battery charger plugs into a micro USB connector switches now nearly a standard on many smart phones.

A standaerd The keyboard can be hooked up to the vice using a standard USB port. Once you have a video circuit installed you can watch it on a standard monitor and the picture quality is quite good for such a small device.

Here is one of the links that will take you to lare more:
New Rasberry PI.

 

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