Getting Started with My Raspberry Pi – Part 2: RPi Specs and Peripherals


Recently I got myself a Raspberry Pi model B Revision 2.0 with 512MB RAM. In this post, I list the specs of my RPi as well as the peripherals I have bought for it.

Raspberry Pi 


  • Adafruit Pi Box:
  • I have modded this one a bit, as I wanted my jumper wires to be connected directly on the board (instead of using a ribbon cable and an external PCB). So basically, I have removed a part of the corner where the GPIO pins are located.


Power Adapter

WiFi Adapters

HDMI Adapter



  • Dell MOA8BO wired USB optical mouse

USB 2.0 Hub

  • Standard 4-port USB 2.0 Hub with a 2100mA power supply



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    […] Pi hardware and peripherals (including the relay board and WiFi adapter) can be found here: Getting Started with My Raspberry Pi – Part 2: RPi Specs and Peripherals. It should be noted that, for this build, we used the Edimax EW-7811Un WiFi adapter in favor of […]

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