The Advanced Camera Device is a DIY project. So you have to assemble the device yourself, but do not worry, you do not need a soldering iron, just a screwdriver and some glue. Also a ungeuber gets the device in under 1 hour mounted.

Parts list

Pos. Parts
Item number Name Producer Supplier
1 1   Raspberry Pi 3 Model B or B+ Raspberry Pi Foundation


2 1   Micro SD-card with UHS-I min. 8GB
e.g. SanDisk Ultra
Various Various
3 1   Renkforce Raspberry Pi USB to M.2 SATA SSD converter Renkforce (Conrad) Conrad
4 1   Renkforce Raspbery PI USB to SD 3.0 (SDXC) converter Renkforce (Conrad)


5 1   Pimoroni HyperPixel 4.0 Touch Display
(Attention is also a display version without touch!)


6 1   M.2 SATA SSD at your choice 16GB to 2TB possible
e.g. Intenso M.2 SATA SSD 256GB
Various Various
7 1   Screw M2,5 x 7 Bopla Reichelt
8 4   Spacer 8 mm, M2.5 S.A BOURQUI JEAN Reichelt
9 4   Spacer 12 mm, M2.5 S.A BOURQUI JEAN Reichelt
10 1   1/4 Zoll - 20 UNC Nut, Steel - Zollshop
11 1   Casing Kit Advanced Camera Device - Xainou
(Lieferbar ab 10/2019)


Tested M.2 SATA SSD's

Please note the manufacturer's instructions when purchasing the SSD. The following SSDs have been successfully tested with the Renkforce converter:

Capacitance Name  Article name Producer Supplier
 256GB M.2 SSD Top Performance 4034303025886  Intenso
 500GB WD Blue 3D NAND SATA SSD WDS500G2B0B  Western Digital





Recommended accessories

Pos Parts
Iten number Name Producer Supplier
1 1   Hot shoe adapter China import Ebay
1 1   Hot shoe adapter with joint / ball joint

2 1   Powerbank Anker PowerCore 13000 Anker Anker
3 1   Charger / power supply Anker PowerPort+ 1 with Quick Charge 3.0 Anker Anker


Assembly Instructions

Operation system

For the operating system you need an 8Gb micro SD card. The card should be as fast as possible, so that the device boots quickly and the programs can be started quickly. How to transfer the operating system image to the SD card you can read here.




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