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Raspberry Pi looks to set up African retail channel to make buying a mini computer there as easy as Pi

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Re: Mini computer

Yes, but boost that up to 100 connections or more, like old mini computers could handle...

In pure processing terms, a Pi runs rings around old mini computers. On the other hand, the pure processor speed was just a small part of what made them fast, compared to "much faster" PCs of the time, which crawled in comparison.

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