52midnight
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Is device ID written into system ROM?

Thu Nov 03, 2016 8:36 pm

I have a very early Model B (256MB RAM) and would like to identify it as accurately as possible.

Is there a device ID code or something similar in the system ROM or elsewhere that I can use for this?

scotty101
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Re: Is device ID written into system ROM?

Thu Nov 03, 2016 8:54 pm

Yes it is possible to identify what model, manufacturer and other details

http://www.raspberrypi-spy.co.uk/2012/0 ... d-version/
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52midnight
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Re: Is device ID written into system ROM?

Fri Nov 04, 2016 1:52 am

Thanks, Scotty. Quick solution.

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