Two engineers from the United States some time ago initiated company to raise funds for a startup PiTop. To implement the project took 80 thousand dollars, but already in the first three days, the company has collected more than 116 thousand dollars, and that amount continues to grow.
PiTop – the world’s first laptop created with 3D printing. With this technology created only certain elements of the computer such as the housing, keyboard, various lids, etc. All branded items are produced at the enterprises. Innovative housing PiTop laptop turns into a kind of constructor, allowing you to easily and without risk to themselves parts to assemble and disassemble the device.
PiTop – the world’s first laptop-designer
Specifications PiTop – this is the most common computer of average quality. Nothing exceptional in this respect, it is not. The operating system on it can be installed almost any supported by this class of devices. However, the basic set is a special program PiTop encyclopedia with detailed instructions.
This encyclopedia is simple, clear and effectively explains why you need each item PiTop. Features of the notebook allow you to open it and see the details directly in the process, without the aid of any tool. Also Encyclopedia says about the principle of operation of each of the elements, and even contains drawings and diagrams that can help in assembling a computer with absolute zero.
PiTop conceived as an educational project for children and teens that are interested in electronics. PiTop will cost as the average computer – about $ 400. It will also be accompanied by a set of “firm” tool and a disc containing a copy of a virtual encyclopedia, as well as 3D models to print on the printer body.