The Raspberry Pi open-source laptop that you’ve been waiting for has arrived with the pi-top v2! With this kit you can unleash your inner inventor to create projects and explore technology while using the famous Raspberry Pi. pi-top strives to inspire inventors and creators to seek the skills of tomorrow and create their future, today. The new pi-top is a modular laptop and introduces the world’s first, all-new sliding keyboard.
Slide the keyboard down and add your Raspberry Pi in a few simple steps. Switch on and explore an extraordinary collection of projects and inventions – limited only by your imagination.
The new pi-top includes a load of familiar apps such as Google Suite, Google’s Chromium web-browser, a full Microsoft Office compatible suite, 3D printing software, Scratch block-based Coding and more. In addition, it offers fun games, such as Minecraft for Pi, and pi-top’s own exciting space exploration game, CEEDuniverse, to develop your range of digital skills.
What’s in the box?
1 x pi-top modular laptop
1 x SD Card with pi-top OS
2 x Guide Booklets
1 x Power Supply Unit with 4x Plug Heads
4 x Inventor’s Cardboard Cutouts
1 x Inventor’s Kit:
Sparkly LED lights
Ultrasonic range sensor
Noise sensor microphone
Various buttons and sensors and lots more!
Note! Raspberry Pi is not included but we have the compatible Pi 1 B+, Pi 2, Pi 3 Model B and Pi 3 Model B+ in the store! Pi 3 Model B and B+’s are best since they have built-in Wi-Fi.
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Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.