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Raspberry Pi 4 Model B - 2Gb

Raspberry Pi 4 Model B - 2Gb

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The Raspberry Pi 4 Model B stands out as the centerpiece of the Raspberry Pi computer line, propelling the world of retro gaming to unprecedented heights, especially when paired with Recalbox. Far surpassing its predecessor, the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B, the latter offers a significant increase in processor power, multimedia performance, memory and connectivity. While retaining valuable backwards compatibility and maintaining judicious power consumption, the Raspberry Pi 4 Model B offers retro gaming enthusiasts performance that rivals that of entry-level x86 PC systems.

Key Features of the Raspberry Pi 4 Model B for Retro Gaming with Recalbox:

  1. Exceptional Processing Power: Featuring a 64-bit quad-core Cortex-A72 (ARM v8) processor clocked at 1.5 GHz, the Raspberry Pi 4 delivers superior processing power, perfect for running Recalbox emulators smoothly.

  2. Immersed Multimedia Experience: Hardware video decoding up to 4Kp60 and dual display support up to 4K via micro-HDMI ports ensure a captivating retro-gaming multimedia experience.

  3. Abundant Memory for Intense Sessions: With 2GB of LPDDR4-2400 RAM, the Raspberry Pi 4 Model B offers generous memory for smooth gaming sessions, especially for resource-intensive games.

  4. Versatile Connectivity for Online Gaming: Dual-band 2.4/5.0 GHz wireless LAN connection, Bluetooth 5.0, and Gigabit Ethernet ensure reliable connectivity for game downloads and exciting online sessions.

  5. USB Ports for Expanded Possibilities: 2 USB 3.0 ports and 2 USB 2.0 ports provide expanded connectivity for controllers, keyboards, and other essential retro-gaming accessories.

  6. Assured Retro-Gaming Compatibility: The 40-pin GPIO connector guarantees full compatibility with retro-gaming accessories, providing an authentic and nostalgic experience.

  7. Advanced Video Outputs for Optimal Quality: The 2 micro HDMI ports support video resolutions up to 4K 60Hz, enabling a retro gaming experience with exceptional display quality.

  8. MIPI DSI/CSI Connectors for Customization: 2-lane MIPI DSI/CSI ports provide the ability to customize the gaming experience with specific cameras and displays, adding a personalized dimension to retro gaming.

  9. Suitable Storage and Power: The Micro SD card slot simplifies OS and data storage, while the power requirement is 5.1V, 3A via USB-C or GPIO.

  10. PoE (Power over Ethernet) Option for Increased Convenience: With the addition of the PoE HAT add-on, the Raspberry Pi 4 Model B offers a convenient power option, ideal for extended retro-gaming sessions.

The Raspberry Pi 4 Model B, in tandem with Recalbox, positions itself as the perfect ally for retro-gaming enthusiasts, providing a solid foundation for revisiting classics with modern performance and versatility. With content including the card alone, it represents the ideal starting point for exciting and immersive retro gaming projects.

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