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Setting up a Raspberry Pi:

Here are the things you need if you like to get your own Raspberry Pi Computer:

  1. Core Device: Raspberry pi motherboard and micro USB power cable.
  2. Input Devices: USB Keyboard and USB Mouse.
  3. Output Devices: HDMI monitor / TV and HDMI cable.
  4. Memory Device: Micro SD card. (Minimum 8GB Recommended)
  5. Networking Device: Ethernet Cable / Wifi and Internet Connection.

How to Setup Raspberry pi in 4 easy steps?

Once all the things above are obtained its time to setup the raspberry pi. To do so:

  1. Connect the Keyboard and Mouse to the USB port of the motherboard.
  2. Connect your Monitor / TV to mother board using the HDMI Cable.
  3. Connect the Ethernet cable, for giving internet connectivity to the system.
  4. Insert the SD Card (loaded with Operating System) into the SD card slot.

Switch on the Rasberry Pi and Enjoy one of the smallest and cheapest computers in the world. If you want, you can also put the Pi in a box which can be bought here.

Item Description Purchase Links
Raspberry Pi Starter Kit (Mandatory)
  1. Raspberry Pi 3 Model B.
  2. Raspberry Pi Enclosure Case (Clear)--Includes Mounting slot and screws for a raspberry pi camera module (the camera module is not included in this kit)
  3. 16GB Micro Sd Card Preloaed with NOOBS.
  4. SD card Adapter.
  5. 2500 mA Micro USB Power Supply -- 5-Feet Long.
  6. High Quality HDMI Cable.
  7. Heatsink for Raspberry Pi - Set of 2 Heat Sink.
  8. Raspberry Pi 3 Quick Start Guide
  9. All Parts of the kit are covered by Manufacturer Full 1 Year Warranty.
Micro SD Card (Mandatory if not buying the Kit)
  1. SD Card of all sizes
Raspberry PI 5MP Camera Board Module (Optional)
  1. 5 megapixel native resolution sensor-capable of 2592 x 1944 pixel static images.
  2. Supports 1080p30, 720p60 and 640x480p60/90 video.
  3. Camera is supported in the latest version of Raspbian, Raspberry Pi's preferred operating system.
Flirc Raspberry Pi 3, 2 and B+ Case (Optional)
  1. Made out of aluminum.
  2. Sandwiched between two soft-coated pieces of black plastic.
  3. Built in heat sink and includes a thermal pad and 4 screws.
  4. GPIO and main connectors are all easily accessible.
  5. Required only when you don't want to use the clear case which comes with the RPi Kit.
GPIO Ribbon Cable Set for Raspberry Pi B plus 2 3 with 2x20 Stackable Header and 2x20 Box Header (Optional)
  1. GPIO ribbon cable (8-inch long).
  2. 2x20 stackable header.
  3. 2x20 box header.
GPIO ribbon cable for Raspberry Pi set with 2x13 stackable header and 2x13 box header
  1. Raspberry Pi GPIO ribbon cable (8-inch long)
  2. 2x13 stackable header
  3. 2x13 box header
Adafruit Flex Cable for Raspberry Pi Camera - 24" / 610mm (Optional)
  1. Cable to connect the camera.
 BrickPi Starter Bundle (Optional)
  1. BrickPi Advanced Board, Power module for extended batter life.
  2. BrickPi case for connecting to LEGO Technic parts.
  3. Raspberry Pi Model B+.
    SD card for your Raspberry Pi with custom software included.
    Contains no LEGO parts or sensors.
Arduberry for the Raspberry Pi (Optional)
  1. Connects Arduino Shields to the Raspberry Pi
  2. Power through USB, the Raspberry Pi, or Barrel Jack.
  3. Fully Assembled
  4. No physical configuration or soldering to work with most shields. Ships ready to work.
  5. Credit card size, stacks on top of Raspberry Pi
CanaKit Raspberry Pi 2 Complete Starter Kit (9-Items) (Optional)
  1. Includes Raspberry Pi 2 (RPi2) Model B Quad-Core 900 MHz 1 GB RAM
  2. 8 GB Micro SD Card (Class 10) - Raspberry Pi Recommended Micro SD Card pre-loaded with NOOBS
  3. CanaKit WiFi Adapter 150 Mbps - Supports Access Point Mode (AP) to allow for WiFi Hotspot hosting
  4. CanaKit 2.5A USB Power Supply with Micro USB Cable and Noise Filter - Specially designed for the Raspberry Pi 2 (UL Listed)
  5. High Quality Raspberry Pi 2 Case, Premium Quality HDMI Cable, Heat Sink, GPIO Quick Reference Card, CanaKit Full Color Quick-Start Guide
Raspberry Pi Pi-Face (Optional)
  1. Allows you to control lights, motors etc and monitor digital inputs, switches, etc
  2. 2 Relays, 8 Outputs, 8 Inputs, 8 LED Indicators, 4 Switches
  3. Easy to use with Python, Scratch and C
  4. Easy to connect with screw terminals
  5. Credit card size, stacks on top of Raspberry Pi
 Arduino UNO R3 board with DIP ATmega328P, A000066 (Optional)
  1. Microcontroller board based on the ATmega328 (datasheet)
  2. 14 digital input/output pins
  3. 16 MHz crystal oscillator
  4. USB connection
  5. Made In Italy
 Humble Pi Kit for Raspberry Pi (Optional)
  1. Latest edition to the PI family of add-on's.
  2. It's the best and most useful prototyping board out on the market.
  3. Arranged with power down the middle and pads in groups of threes you'll find this much easier and faster to work with than other solutions.
  4. Raspberry Pi not included.
TempusĀ® Raspberry Pi B+ Starter Kit (WiFi + LCD Monitor w/ Speaker + Travel Case + Power Supply + HDMI Cable + Travel Size Keyboard/Mouse) (Optional)
  1. WiFi + LCD Monitor w/ Speaker + Travel Case
  2. HDMI Cable
  3. Leather Cased
Flex CSI Cable for Raspberry Pi Camera - 300mm / 12" (Optional)
  1. Dimensions: 50mm x 16mm (2" x 0.6")
  2. This cable will let you swap out the stock 150mm long flex cable from a Raspberry Pi Camera (either 'classic' or 'NoIR' type) for a different size. Works great, just carefully open the connector on the Pi and slip this one in.
  3. This cable is 50mm long We have cables in 50mm, 100mm, 200mm and 300mm so you can have the perfect fit. Each order comes with one cable, Pi Camera not included (but we have those in the shop as well)
  4. Available in 50mm (2"), 100mm (4"), 200mm (8"), 300mm (12") Lengths
  5. Raspberry Pi & Camera Board NOT included
RaspBee premium - ZigBee addon for Raspberry Pi with Firmware (Optional)
  1. Pluggable add on with radio module (IEEE 802.15.4) for Raspberry Pi
  2. Brings Raspberry Pi as LAN-ZigBee gateway
  3. Frequency: 2.4 GHz ISM band, can be used worldwide
  4. Based on AtmelĀ“s single chip microcontroller ATmega256RFR2
  5. With ZigBee firmware and extensive software package to control up to 200 devices
Plugable USB Audio Adapter with 3.5mm Speaker/Headphone and Microphone Jacks (Black Aluminum; C-Media HS 100B Chip; Built-In Compatibility with Windows, Mac, and Linux) (Optional)
  1. Enable USB connectivity with your existing 3.5 mm audio headphones, headset, speakers, or microphone
  2. Perfect to bypass a faulty sound card, audio port, or as a replacement for a broken USB audio adapter
  3. Leave connected to a USB hub or dock to avoid unplugging
  4. No drivers necessary. Fully plug and play. Compatible with any standard USB Audio Class enabled system including Windows XP through 10, Linux, Mac OS X and Google Chromebook
  5. Adapter is lightweight, extremely compact, and constructed of durable aluminum in a black finish.
SainSmart Aluminium Heatsink Heat Sink Cooler Set for Raspberry Pi RPI (Recommended)
  1. Lightweight aluminum heatsinks with adhesive backing strip to stick firm
  2. A set of 3 heatsinks
  3. Exclusively made for Raspberry Pi
  4. With thermal transfer peel-and-stick tape
Adafruit Pi Cobbler Plus (Unassembled) - Breakout and Cable for Raspberry Pi B+ (Optional)
  1. Light soldering required.
  2. Specifically designed for Raspberry Pi Model B+.
  3. Includes: The Pi T-Cobbler Plus kit comes with a 40 pin ribbon cable, a Cobbler PCB, a 40-pin GPIO socket, and some male header strips.
Assembled RPi GPIO Cobbler with 8" 40p to 26p Downgrade Ribbon Cable for Raspberry Pi B+/A+ (Optional)
  1. Compatible with Raspberry Pi Model B+/A+ Downgrade GPIO
  2. 22 pins GPIO pin breakout (Assembled Cobbler)
  3. 22 pins are labeled for easy prototyping
  4. Includes a 8"(20cm) 40p to 26p downgarde ribbon cable
Z-Wave Razberry-Pi GPIO Daughter Card (Optional)
  1. This is the 300 Series chipset.
  2. 500 Series chipset version now available (sold separately).
  3. Newer Z-Wave Plus version sold separately.
LeaningTech Raspberry Pi HIFI DiGi+ Digital Sound Card I2S SPDIF Optical Fiber (Optional)
  1. Using Wolfson's end WM8804G chip and I2S interface; support 16-24 audio data formats
  2. Tall 192kHz sampling rate support, advanced shake reduction technology can be intrinsic jitter (Intrinsic period jitter) control within 50ps RMS.
  3. Expansion board designed for Raspberry pi 3 2 Model B/B +.
  4. Support in hardware volume control (I2C interface).
  5. Raspberry Pi powered, no external power supply; and the use of -type filter power supply design can effectively reduce the interference of power supply.
SwitchDoc Labs Dual WatchDog Timer Board for Arduino / Raspberry Pi (Optional)
  1. Dual Independent WatchDog timers
  2. Programmable from 20 to 230 seconds
  3. Arduino and Raspberry Pi compatible
  4. Drives Arduino reset line directly / Drives Raspberry Pi via P6 reset line or Relay
  5. Documentation on

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