Pi-Top - A Laptop Kit for Raspberry Pi B+ / Pi 2 / Pi 3

$592.79

Part Number:  AF-3065
Brand:  Adafruit Australia

Description The Raspberry Pi open source laptop that you've been waiting for has arrived with the Pi-Top! With this kit you can build your very own "laptop" which at it's core runs off of the famous Raspberry Pi. The laptop case comes with a screen, base top, base bottom, and the Pi-Top Hub PCB to take care of power management, the screen driver, and more...
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Description

The Raspberry Pi open source laptop that you've been waiting for has arrived with the Pi-Top! With this kit you can build your very own "laptop" which at it's core runs off of the famous Raspberry Pi.

The laptop case comes with a screen, base top, base bottom, and the Pi-Top Hub PCB to take care of power management, the screen driver, and more for you. Raspberry Pi not included! A Raspberry Pi 3 is the best Pi to match up with this laptop kit.

The mission of Pi-Top is to take users from a beginner level to an advanced level of programming, design, and comfort. Let's get computing!

What's in the box?

  • Screen - Connect the screen by simply slotting the metal hinge into the base bottom piece. A single cable is plugged into the Pi-Top Hub and away you go!
  • Base Top - Attach and remove the base top piece by sliding it over the base bottom and pressing down. You will hear a satisfying 'click' when you have popped it into place.
  • Base Bottom - The base bottom contains the battery and modular rail where you will pop in the Hub and Raspberry Pi 2. No wires or tools are required, like a lego laptop you snap everything into place. The Pi-Top smart battery pack is protected by a sheet of brushed stainless steel, so you can be sure your battery is securely in place.
  • Hub - With over 150 components on this circuit board, the Pi-Top Hub PCB takes care of power management, Adafruit's screen driver and a host of other functionality which allows us to turn the Raspberry Pi into a great open source laptop.
  • 1x - 8GB SD Card with Pi-Top OS
  • Cables connecting Pi-Top pieces
  • Charger
  • Instruction Booklet

Note! Raspberry Pi is not included but they have the compatible B+, Pi 2, and Pi 3 in the store! Pi 3 is best since it has built in WiFi

The cables and screws can be hard to find in the packaging. This video will help you find them.

Shipping theyight reflects UPS' new dimensional theyight regulations.

Technical Details

  • Screen Details:
    • 13.3” HD LCD screen with eDP interface
    • 1366x768 resolution
    • Colour active matrix TFT LCD module with anti-glare finish
    • 3W power consumption
    • PWM screen dim control (available on PCB rail)
    • 60Hz refresh rate
    • 262K colours
    • eDP 1.2 interface
  • Base Top:
    • Keyboard
    • Fully reprogrammable via USB
    • Any character can be put on any key position, to suit user’s exact preferences
    • UK and US vinyl layouts available
    • 2.2mm operating distance
    • 28 pin FPC cable
    • Trackpad
    • PalmCheck feature helps prevents unwanted mouse clicks
    • PS/2 interface
    • 1N mouse click operating force
    • 8 pin FPC cable
  • Base Bottom:
    • Smart Battery Pack
    • Two–wire SMBus v2.0 interface
    • JEITA recommended charge profile
    • Over–current, over–voltage, over–temperature and short–circuit protection
    • Charge balancing for extenxed lifetime
    • 51.8 Watt–hour capacity
    • 10–12 hours run time
  • Hub:
    • Power management
    • Screen driver (HDMI to eDP conversion)
    • Battery LED indicators
    • 18V. 3A input
    • 5V. 3.5A output
    • 3.3V 500mA output
    • Persistent 3.3V output (available even when powered off)
    • PCB rail specification pinout connects UART, I2C and SPI to Raspberry Pi for use with add-on boards.
  • Dimensions (assembled): 342mm x 211mm x 45mm / 13.5" x 8.3" x 1.8"
  • Weight (assembled with a Pi inside): 1515g / 3.3lb
  • Note: This product comes with a US power cable, you'll need this cable to use it in Australia.

For product support, replacement parts and warranty contact [email protected]directly.

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