The MagPi — Issue 55


Build a retro gaming masterpiece with the new Raspberry Pi Zero W; Keep your files safe with our expert guide; Improve your projects with Ben Nuttall’s help

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On page 17 during the big build feature, we allude to the Raspberry Pi Zero W having a 3.5mm headphone jack. This is obviously incorrect and we’ve forced Features Editor Rob to write out every actual port on the Pi Zero 100 times on a blackboard so that he remembers in the future.

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