Interesting Hardware Issue: Photoelectric Effect on R Pi 2

Recently Raspberry Pi 2 released. One of the user trying to take a photo of his board (at that time board in running condition). When his camera flash went off, board power also went off. After testing few times, user posted this issue in the forum. R Pi team analysed and found out an interesting hardware issue – Photoelectric Effect Issue (similar to ESD in early days).

Read this blog: http://www.raspberrypi.org/xenon-death-flash-a-free-physics-lesson/

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