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Raspberry Pi camera module coming to UK on May 14

The Raspberry Pi camera module will be coming to the UK on May 14

Trace Hagan | May 13, 2013 at 11:31 pm CDT (0 mins, 40 secs reading time)

Raspberry Pi's long-awaited camera module will be coming to the UK come May 14. While the price is still unknown, the small, yet still capable, camera module will be available from CPC/Farnell come May 14. CPC/Farnell has already invited users who signed up for info on the module on the Raspberry Pi forums to preorder the device tomorrow.

Raspberry Pi camera module coming to UK on May 14 | TweakTown.com

If the device can be ordered tomorrow, it's likely we will also know the final price. Current estimations put the price at $25, so we'll see if that holds true. The camera is capable of taking pictures 2592x1944 in resolution, 1080p video at 30 FPS, 720p video at 60FPS and VGA at 60 or 90 FPS. One of the modules has made it into the wild and you can see the video it took embedded below.

Last updated: Mar 9, 2014 at 12:00 am CST

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