Aluminium Heat Sink for Raspberry Pi 3
Your Raspberry Pi 3 opens up a whole world of programming possibilities, but it can run a little hot. With this Raspberry Pi heat sink, it will keep working at its best!
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Why use a Raspberry Pi heat sink?
Your Raspberry Pi 3 runs many features that can make it overheat a little bit. To protect itself, the board will automatically adjust its clock speed. Yet if you still push it, you could damage it entirely, unless you use this heat sink to cool it down!
A high-quality heat sink for your Raspberry Pi
This heat sink for Raspberry Pi 3 is made of aluminium for optimum heat dissipation. It enables the board to deliver up to 14% higher performance with all 4 CPUs running than a board without a heat sink. It’s compatible with all Raspberry Pi models, but has been specifically designed for the Pi 3. Simply peel off the protective film and press the heat sink firmly onto the chip.
Technical specifications of the heat sink for Raspberry Pi 3
- Dimensions: 14 × 13.8 × 8.2 mm
- Weight: 1.8 g
Resources for the Raspberry Pi 3 heat sink
The Adafruit team has published a short video to explain the benefits of the heat sink for Raspberry Pi 3: