Puppy Linux Discussion Forum Forum Index Puppy Linux Discussion Forum
Puppy HOME page : puppylinux.com
"THE" alternative forum : puppylinux.info
 
 FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   RegisterRegister 
 ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 

The time now is Sat 25 Oct 2014, 04:49
All times are UTC - 4
 Forum index » Advanced Topics » Hardware
my new mobile computer (raspberry) ;-)
Moderators: Flash, Ian, JohnMurga
Post_new_topic   Reply_to_topic View_previous_topic :: View_next_topic
Page 1 of 1 Posts_count  
Author Message
MU


Joined: 24 Aug 2005
Posts: 13642
Location: Karlsruhe, Germany

PostPosted: Sun 14 Apr 2013, 13:05    Post_subject:  my new mobile computer (raspberry) ;-)  

lol, it is more just a proof of concept.
Outside, I prefer my tablet Wink

It is a Raspberry Pi running Puppy.

You might prefer model A for this purpose, it consumes 1/3 less energy, but has just 256 MB Ram and no ethernet. Price is about 30 Euro + 6 Euro for a case, and 5 Euro for a SD-Card.

Attached are:

- Headphone
- 3.5 inch Car Monitor (Video out, usually used for rear cameras, ~20 Euro)
- A wireless keyboard with touchpad (~30 Euro)
- a 10.000 m/Ah powerbank with 5 V DC for the Raspi and 9 or 12 V for the Monitor (with 9 V the image is slightly worse), ~40-50 Euro

I used the cables I had, for the "final version" I will replace them with very short ones.

It is difficult, but possible to read text, so the main purpose for such a system would be to watch videos or use it for special purposes, like measurements.

Mark
Image_00033.jpg
Description 
jpg

 Download 
Filename  Image_00033.jpg 
Filesize  106.13 KB 
Downloaded  144 Time(s) 
Image_00032.jpg
Description 
jpg

 Download 
Filename  Image_00032.jpg 
Filesize  120.57 KB 
Downloaded  142 Time(s) 
Image_00030.jpg
Description 
jpg

 Download 
Filename  Image_00030.jpg 
Filesize  129.1 KB 
Downloaded  131 Time(s) 
Image_00026.jpg
Description 
jpg

 Download 
Filename  Image_00026.jpg 
Filesize  298.38 KB 
Downloaded  143 Time(s) 

_________________
my recommended links

Edited_times_total
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message Visit_website 
ally


Joined: 19 May 2012
Posts: 852
Location: lincoln

PostPosted: Sun 14 Apr 2013, 13:10    Post_subject:  

that's very cool

Smile
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message Visit_website 
Display_posts:   Sort by:   
Page 1 of 1 Posts_count  
Post_new_topic   Reply_to_topic View_previous_topic :: View_next_topic
 Forum index » Advanced Topics » Hardware
Jump to:  

Rules_post_cannot
Rules_reply_cannot
Rules_edit_cannot
Rules_delete_cannot
Rules_vote_cannot
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2005 phpBB Group
[ Time: 0.0449s ][ Queries: 12 (0.0084s) ][ GZIP on ]