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Raspberry Pi Gaming - Second Edition by Shea Silverman

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Chapter 1. Getting Started with the Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi is an inexpensive, feature-rich modern computer created by the Raspberry Pi Foundation. Since the release of the Model B in 2012, the community surrounding the computer has grown, allowing for an incredible amount of projects and software to be created for the device. These range from programming languages, educational applications, hardware prototypes, and of course, video games.

In this chapter, you will learn the following topics:

  • The different flavors of a Raspberry Pi
  • Setting up an SD card
  • Hooking up your Raspberry Pi

The different flavors of a Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has released four major models of the Raspberry Pi computer. They the are Model A, Model B, Model ...

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