Inspire the future. pi-top strives to inspire inventors and creators to seek the skills of tomorrow and create their future, today.
pi-topCEED is a fully integrated, modular desktop computer powered by the Raspberry Pi where you can code, invent electronics and play games! A great Christmas present to get kids and adults creating with technology not just consuming it.
Experience how to build your own computer - put it all together in a few simple steps. Switch on and explore an extraordinary collection of projects and inventions – go as far as your imagination can take you.
The pi-topCEED, powered by a Raspberry Pi, 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.
It includes familiar apps such as Chromium web-browser, Google Suite, a full Microsoft Office compatible suite, 3D printing software, Scratch block based Coding and more.
Become an inventor
Discover the world of experimentation through coding and building electronics - spaceships, robots and more. Use HAT compatible add-ons to do even more with your pi-topCEED. Explore technology together and create inventions with all the bits and accessories in the kit!
Tying it all together - Software
Like all our pi-top products, the pi-topCEED comes with an 8GB SD card with the full pi-topOS software suite. It is the only maker product endorsed by a leading examination board, OCR, in the world! The pi-topOS Polaris powers pi-top products and makes them unique. You can find exclusive apps such as pi-topCODER and CEEDuniverse only available from pi-top.
In the pi-topCODER app, you can find hundreds of hours of step-by-step fun activities and the 20+ inventions. CEEDuniverse is a revolutionary space exploration game. Unlock your limitless imagination by playing while flexing your creativity and problem-solving skills. Discover a breathtaking world of STEAM inspired challenges as a space explorer. Learn real-world scientific elements in a science fiction gaming environment. In addition, pi-topOS software suite lets you:
- browse the web
- check emails
- create and edit Microsoft Office Suite compatible files
This allows for a seamless experience between your pi-top and any other laptop.
Features and Benefits
Available in bright green or dark grey Optimised for Raspberry Pi 3:
• Quad-core 1.2 GHz 64-/32-bit ARM Cortex-A53
• Memory: 1 GB RAM at 900 MHz
• Storage: SD Card 8GB as standard
Slim form factor for easy storage
Rubber anti-slip surface points
Add-on board compatible - modular magnetic rail
14" HD LCD screen:
• 1366 x 768 resolution
• PWM screen brightness control (available from pi-top OS)
• 262 K colours
• Anti-glare screen
What is in the package?
• pi-top CEED desktop (with 14" HD screen)
• pi-top hub
• 18V power supply
• Internal cables
• 8GB SD card preloaded with pi-top OS
Pre-loaded Software and OS
pi-topOS based on Raspbian (Jessie with Pixel)
pi-topOS provides users with a familiar and stylish interface, improving the out-of-the-box experience. It also comes with a specifically designed software suite to integrate with pi-top hardware.
pi-topDASHBOARD is an interface that simplifies the way you interact with Raspberry Pi and lets you personalise your pi-top to your liking!
pi-topCODER is an interface that allows you to access a number of Raspberry Pi resources and projects. It will teach you to code, track your progress, and test your code in real time! It includes a customized code editor with dynamically draggable views for text input, application output and learning instructions in a single screen.
• Python IDE
• Minecraft Pi
• 3D Slash
• Full Libre Office Suite
• Sonic Pi
CEEDuniverse is our gamified educational software pre-installed with every copy of pi-topOS. It includes real-world computing problems integrated into puzzle-based game play. The course will take the user from learning about basic data types and variables to writing complicated functions in new, fun and engaging ways.
Find out more about CEEDuniverse at www.pi-top.com/ceeduniverse