These are some common tools used to work on this device. You might not need every tool for every procedure.

The pi-top is the build-it-yourself laptop version of pi-tops learning computer series. Their goal is to provide an introduction to a world of physical computing and project-based learning for computer science. The pi-top runs on a regular Raspberry Pi 3 and is equipped with an additional board to handle I/O, power supply, the display, keyboard and touchpad.

It features a programmable keyboard with 82 keys, a small trackpad with palm recognition and is powered by a 3.7V battery with 2900mA (10.73Wh).


  • HD 13.3” anti-glare screen w/ eDP interface
  • 1920 x 1080 resolution
  • PWM screen brightness control
  • 262k colour

Raspberry pi 3:

  • 1.2ghz quad-core arm Cortex A53p
  • 4x USB port
  • 40 GPIO pins
  • HDMI port
  • Ethernet port
  • 802.11 b/g/n wireless lan
  • Bluetooth 4.1
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • Camera interface
  • Display interface
  • Micro SD card slot
  • Videocore IV 3D graphics core


  • 12hr battery life
  • Two–wire SMBUS v2.0 interface
  • Programmable keyboard & trackpad w/ palmcheck
  • Over-current, over- voltage, over-temperature protection
  • Modular rail for add-ons

Included hardware:

  • 8GB class 10 SD card w/ pi-topOS
  • Internal cables
  • Power supply

Software & OS:

  • pi-topOS: Polaris

pi-top: Official Page

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