pi-top 3

pi‑top is a modular laptop that gives you the tools to complete amazing DIY projects and bring your inventions to life. It’s the perfect tool to help you learn to code, create awesome devices, and take your knowledge to the next level.

Sliding Keyboard Design

Slide out the keyboard to reveal the built in Modular Rail. It's a workspace for you to build your creations, using pi-top accessories and electronic components.

Inventor's Kit

pi-top teaches you to create your own inventions on your journey as an inventor. We’ll help you get started with this awesome inventor’s kit click the icons to see what you can make.

Choose your Inventor's journey!

  • Music Maker - Invent your own Music Synth! Use LEDs, buttons, resistors and potentiometers along with your own code to create awesome beats, smooth rhythms and dramatic baselines. Create your own beat with your very own Music Maker!

  • Space Race - Compete to race around your very own Space Race, use LEDs, resistors and copper wire along with your own code to create a fun game with skills that can be applied to your own inventions and projects!

  • Smart Robot - Invent a robot that interacts with you! Use LEDs, resistors, proximity sensors, and a microphone to create your own robotic friend. Use code to make him interact with you and its environment. Bring your robot to life with step by step instructions, code and components.




14” full HD LCD screen
1920 x 1080 resolution
180° screen angle range


1.4GHz quad-core arm cortex A53P
4 USB ports
40 GPIO pins
HDMI port
Gigabit Ethernet port
802.11 B/G/N dual-band wireless LAN
Bluetooth 4.2
3.5mm audio jack
Camera interface
Display interface
Micro SD card slot
Videocore IV 3D graphics core


6-8 hour battery life
105mm sliding keyboard for internal access (US layout)
104x75mm trackpad with Gesture Control
Modular Rail for pi-top accessories


18V, 2.5A charger with AU, EU, UK and US adapters
8GB class 10 SD CARD with pi-topOS
SD Card Removal Tool


Please note: not compatible with pi‑topSPEAKER mk1
Version can be identified on underside of the pi‑topSPEAKER