Reply To: Raspberry Pi 3 freezes? Home › Forums › RetroPie Project › Everything else related to the RetroPie Project › Raspberry Pi 3 freezes? › Reply To: Raspberry Pi 3 freezes? 03/12/2016 at 17:53 #120113 gamesfanParticipant Do you have any heatsinks or fans? I use them with my RPI2 as it would freeze in some long gaming sessions. Once I put on the heatsinks and fans the issues went away. Also the RPI3 requires a beefier powersupply at 2.5amps , maybe your PS isnt giving it enough current and that is causing the lockups.