Arduino vs Raspbery Pi

2021-10-29 08:51:09
Arduino Uno rev. 3Arduino MicroArduino LeonardoArduino NanoArduino Nano EveryRaspberry Pi 3 B+Raspberry Pi 4 BRaspberry Pi BRaspberry Pi Zero WHRaspberry Pi Zero WRaspberry Pi Zero
DescriptionRaspberry pi 3 with updated components.Fourth edition of raspberry pi.First Raspberry Pi.Same as Raspberry Pi Zero W with header already solderedRaspberry pi zero with wifi and bluetooth.The smallest and cheapest version of Raspberry Pi
Excerptmodel B mostly
Price20 EUR9 EUR35 USD35 USD35 USD15 USD10 USD5 USD
Release date2012-11-082008-05-1520192018-03-142019-06-242012-02-152018-01-122017-02-282015-11-30
Width68.6 mm48 mm43.18 mm45 mm85.6 mm85.6 mm85.6 mm65 mm65 mm65 mm
Height53.3 mm18 mm18.54 mm18 mm56.5 mm56.5 mm53.98 mm30 mm30 mm30 mm
Depth17 mm11 mm17 mm13 mm5 mm5 mm
Weight25 g45 g46 g45 g12 g9 g9 g
Wi-FiNoNo Via external module + requires suitable codeNoYes 2.4GHz and 5GHz 802.11 b/g/n/acYes 2.4GHz and 5GHz 802.11 b/g/n/ac- Via USB dongleYes 802.11nYes 802.11nNo
Bluetooth®NoNo Via external module + requires suitable codeNoYes 4.2, BLEYes 5.0- Via USB dongleYes 4.1 BLEYes 4.1 BLENo
RAM2 KB2.5 KB2 KB6 KB1 GB DDR21 GB , 2 GB, 4 GB, 8GB LPDDR4256 MB512 MB512 MB512 MB
HDMI portNoNoYes full HDMIYes 2x micro HDMIYesYes mini HDMIYes mini HDMIYes mini HDMI
USBYes mini-USBYes micro-USBYes 4x USB2.0Yes 2x USB3.0 + 2x USB2.0 + USB-C OTGYes 4x USB 2.0Yes 1x micro OTGYes 1x micro OTGYes 1x micro OTG
SOC TypeBroadcom BCM2837B0Broadcom BCM2711Broadcom BCM2835Broadcom BCM2835Broadcom BCM2835Broadcom BCM2835
Core TypeCortex-A53 64-bitCortex-A72 (ARM v8) 64-bitARM1176JZF-SARM1176JZF-SARM1176JZF-SARM1176JZF-S
No. Of Cores441111
Flash0 MB
CPU Clock16 MHz16 Mhz20 MHz1.4 GHz1.5 GHz700 MHz1 GHz1 GHz1 GHz
EthernetYes Gigabit - Over USB 2.0Yes GigabitYes 10/100MNoNoNo
SATA PortsNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
Analog Audio OutYes 3.5mm jackYes 3.5mm jackYes 3.5mm jack- HDMI audio- HDMI audio- HDMI audio
Analog Audio In- via sound card- via sound cardYes via GPIO, USB Mic or USB Sound Card- via sound card- via sound card- via sound card
Analog Video OutYes shared with audio jackYes shared with audio jackYes Composite video- via unpopulated pin- via unpopulated pin- via unpopulated pin
SPIYes x1Yes 1YesYesYesYesYesYes
GPIO- 14 Digital (6 PWM) + 6 AnalogYes 40-pinsYes 40-pinsYes 26-pinsYes 40-pinsYes 40-pinsYes 40-pins
PackageBare Board
LCD PanelYesYesYes DSINoNoNo
CameraYesYesYes DSIYesYesYes latest version include a camera connector
SD/MMCYes microSDYes microSDYes SD, SDHC and SDXC up to 2TBYes microSDYes microSDYes microSD
Serial- RX/TX UART-- Through Expansion Connector, needs level shifting---
PCB Design
Dedicated Forum
Power ratings1.13 A @5V1.25 A @5V700 mA @5V180 mA180 mA160 mA
Power sourcesmicroUSB, GPIOUSB-CmicroUSB or GPIOmicroUSB or GPIOmicroUSB, GPIOmicroUSB, GPIO
I²CYesYes x1Yes x1YesYesYesYesYesYes
Power Over Ethernet- with PoE Hat- with PoE HatNoNoNoNo
Video tour
Ethernet (LAN, RJ45)NoYes 10/100/1000Yes 10/100/1000No- via USB
CPU16MHz ATmega328PATmega32U4ATmega328ATMega48091.4GHz 64-bit quad-core ARMv81.5GHz Quad core Cortex-A72 (ARM v8) 64-bit1 GHz Low Power ARM1176JZ-F1 GHz Low Power ARM1176JZ-F
GPUVideoCore IVVideoCore VI OpenGL ES 3.xDual Core VideoCore IV® Multimedia Co-ProcessorDual Core VideoCore IV® Multimedia Co-Processor
CAN busNoNoNo
Infrared portNoNoNo
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HAT compatibleYesYesYes
4K compatibleNoYesNoNo
On / Off switchNoNoNo
Programmable Realtime Unit SubSystem (PRUSS) Cores000
Open HardwareNoNoNo
Max. video resolution1080p@30fps
Built-in speakerNoNoNo
Short nameArduino MicroArduino NanoArduino Nano Every
Built-in microphoneNoNoNo
Hall effect sensorNoNoNo
Programming LanguageC/C++C/C++C/C++
PWMYesYes x6Yes x5
ADCYesYes x8 10bitYes x8 10-bit
Temperature sensorNoNoNo
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