Original URL: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2012/09/06/raspberry_pi_2_ships/

Raspberry Pi 2.0 ready to ship

Two new holes, several fixes, no big changes

By Simon Sharwood

Posted in Hardware, 6th September 2012 02:15 GMT

A new version of the Raspberry Pi has made its way into distribution channels.

Revision 2.0 boards, as the new model is known, don’t feature any substantive changes and the Raspberry Pi Foundation says most of us can ignore the upgrade, as:

“We don’t believe that the changes are large enough to make it worth “holding on” for revision 2.0, unless you have a specific requirement to add an audio codec or you need mounting holes for some industrial application.”

A few of the highlights of the upgrade include: