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It’s time to ditch microSD

This video is from Jeff Geerling. Are microSD cards days numbered on Raspberry Pi 5? Raspberry Pi has a new M.2 HAT for the Pi 5, but there are many others. Which one’s best?

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Paying for Cloud Storage is Stupid

This video is from Linus Tech Tips. If you are tired for paying for Cloud Storage like Google Drive or ICloud? Then we found the NAS Device for you! This tiny computer is so small it can fit in your pocket and have over 30TB of SSD Storage. For under $100 you can have a […]

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Why RISC-V isn’t killing Arm (yet)

This video is from Jeff Geerling. The Mars CM is neat. But is it an adequate replacement for the Raspberry Pi CM4? Links: Mars CM: https://milkv.io/mars-cm ARACE store: https://arace.tech/products/milk-v-mars-cm Mars CM test data: https://github.com/geerlingguy/sbc-reviews/issues/22 StarFive VisionFive 2 review: https://www.jeffgeerling.com/blog/2023/risc-v-business-testing-starfives-visionfive-2-sbc

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What Happens When you plug the AMD Radeon RX 6700 XT into a Raspberry Pi

This guy bought an AMD Radeon RX 6700 XT and plugged it into a Raspberry Pi to see what would happen. Contents: 00:00 – How much did it cost? 00:50 – Unboxing 04:05 – Pi Problems 05:40 – Plugging it in 09:59 – No explosions, yay! 12:18 – Needed: a Driver 12:40 – Compiling the […]

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Is This the Fastest Raspberry Pi SATA RAID NAS?

Jeff Geerling shows us how he built the fastest native SATA RAID array on a Raspberry Pi Compute Module 4, and set it up as a NAS server, testing out hard drives and SSDs, and different RAID setups like RAID 0, 1, and 10.

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The Raspberry Pi Compute Module 4 Review

Jeff Geerling puts the Compute Module 4 through its paces and compares it to the Raspberry Pi 4 and Compute Module 3+, highlighting some great new features like a PCI Express 1x slot on the IO board and NVMe support. Content index: 00:00 – Introduction 03:29 – A Complete Redesign 04:35 – PCIe, USB 3, […]

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