The Stack Overflow podcast is back! Listen to an interview with our new CEO.

Use for questions about the Broadcom VideoCore IV Graphics Processing Unit included in all Raspberry Pis.

The Raspberry Pi is based on the Broadcom BCM2835/BCM2836 system on a chip (SoC), which includes the ARM Processor, GPU and RAM.

The BCM2835 is a cost-optimized, full HD, multimedia applications processor for advanced mobile and embedded applications that require the highest levels of multimedia performance. Designed and optimized for power efficiency, BCM2835 uses Broadcom's VideoCore® IV technology to enable applications in media playback, imaging, camcorder, streaming media, graphics and 3D gaming.

history | excerpt history