News Camera Shy - Raspberry Pi. The 2 that is

Discussion in 'PC Hardware and Software' started by JD666, Feb 8, 2015.

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  1. JD666

    JD666 RAID Leader Staff Member

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    This is as funny as it is unique. Reviewers and users of the Raspberry Pi 2 have found that the board is Camera shy. If you click a photograph with a Xenon flash equipped camera, it causes the device to freeze and reboot!

    Yep, check out the video -

    The issue is not seen with an LED flash equipped camera/mobile, but does happen with a Xenon flash. Discussions from spikes due to the capacitive discharge to what not are abound. Check it out -

    Raspberry Pi • View topic - Why is the PI2 camera-shy ?

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