Latest reviews in Desktops & Servers »

A Life Of (Raspberry) Pi

Advantages: Cheap, tiny, useful
Disadvantages: Limited processing power

A QUANTUM LEAP BACKWARDS In the early days of ‘home computing’, the hardware around at the time, e.g. Sinclair Spectrum, BBC B, Acorn and such-like served a dual purpose. You could run other people’s software on them, or, heaven forbid that you shoul ...

BNibbles 28.09.2013 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: exceptional
Review of Raspberry Pi Miniature Computer

Speed

Design

Manufacturer Support

Ease of use

Value For Money

Pi - simple, but not easy

Advantages: £35 gets you a basic unit
Disadvantages: Additional equipment required

You gets what you pays for – or so they say. I’ve worked in IT since 1982, although it was eight years before I eventually shelled out for a home computer, I did learn my trade, however, at the same time as the ZX80, ZX81 and Sinclair Spectrum were still ...

dobieg 21.03.2013 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Raspberry Pi Miniature Computer

Speed

Design

Manufacturer Support

Ease of use

Value For Money

Full Computing Functionality Without Leaving Your Wallet Empty!

Advantages: So much power for the price!
Disadvantages: Requires either knowledge or a little extra time reading to set it up to begin with, fragile.

The Raspberry Pi is a credit card sized personal computer designed to give you all the functionality of a standard household computer without the price tag associated with it. There are multiple "boards" available, however I will be basing this review ...

NotMyToothbrush 16.01.2013 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Raspberry Pi Miniature Computer

Speed

Design

Manufacturer Support

Ease of use

Value For Money

It's a wonderful day for Pi

Advantages: Amazing for what it can do
Disadvantages: Frequent SD card corruption

I received the Raspberry Pi as a Christmas present and after doing some scouting around online, I found that the model I received (a Model B) retails for around £35, whereas the Model A retails for around £20. With that being said, what does it do that w ...

SolidReviewer 05.05.2014 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Raspberry Pi Miniature Computer

Speed

Design

Manufacturer Support

Ease of use

Value For Money

I'm just using you

Advantages: had no problems with it, yet
Disadvantages: the tower is a bit tacky, can fall apart easy

Hi! at the moment my beloved PB 3120 Laptop, is dun-dun-duh!! BROKE. It didn't last very long but eh! neither would anything the way I treat it, or would it. Well a year and a half on my Packard Bell IConnect 1350 still works, and I tells ya, it has had a ...

BadBoy 26.08.2002 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of HP PSC1350

Speed

Design

Manufacturer Support

Ease of use

Value For Money