Foundation Kit Contents

The Foundation Kit comes with every pi-top [4] and includes a range of sensors, LEDs and connectors so you can start learning to code and run experiments immediately.





Foundation Plate 


Modular connector: Single 100p Connector carrying Raspberry Pi GPIOs, USB 2.0, Power, Display Serial Interface (DSI) and Camera Serial Interface (CSI) for interfacing to pi-top [4]


Sensor ports:

8x Digital (inc. 1x PWM, 1x UART)

4x Analogue

4x I2C

Sensors and components

  • 1 x Buzzer 
  • 2 x Red LEDs 
  • 2 x Green LEDs
  • 2 x Yellow LEDs
  • 2 x Rotary Angle Sensors/Potentiometers
  • 1 x Ultrasonic Sensor 
  • 1 x Loudness sensor 
  • 2 x Buttons 
  • 1 x Light Sensor 
  • 3 x Male to Male Headers (2x20 pins, 2.54mm Pitch)
  • 8 x Lego Connector Bracket 
  • 12 x Cables

Foundation Kit 3-1

There are a number of challenges that you can complete using the Foundation Kit available on pi-top's learning platform, Further.