$5 Computer Sells Out In One Day

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Educational nonprofit Raspberry Pi has released a computer motherboard called the Zero that retails for just five dollars, selling out of the product in a single day and giving away an additional 10,000 free units with each copy of their print magazine’s December issue. What do you think?

“Once I give up on trying to put it together, it’s nice to know I’ve only wasted five bucks.”

Gordy Loughman • Pamphlet Editor

“They should have a little more confidence in their product. I’m sure it’s worth at least eight dollars.”

Erin Reid • Calendar Manager


“We’ve come so far since the 1976 Cray-1 supercomputer came free with a magazine.”

Beau Hitchens • Promotional Wholesaler