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Kano Computer Kit Complete – Make And Code Your Own Laptop

SKU: CE05615

$485.00 AUD, inc GST
$440.91 AUD, exc GST
Kano Computer Kit Complete – Make And Code Your Own Laptop
485 AUD

SKU: CE05615

$485.00 AUD, inc GST
$440.91 AUD, exc GST

Shipping:

  • $6.95 Standard (2-4 days, tracked)
  • $9.95 Express (Overnight*, tracked)
  • $3 Economy Post* (3-7 days, no tracking)
  • FREE Pickup (Newcastle only)

Shipping costs may increase for heavy products or large orders.

Exact shipping can be calculated on the view cart page.

*Conditions apply, see shipping tab below.

It's a computer anyone can make

When you build your own Kano computer, you get a real computer, powered by Raspberry Pi 3 and Kano OS. You get all the apps and programs you need. You get a powerful learn-to-code tool, designed to unlock potential, and unleash creativity.

Start with a story

Open the box, pull out the bits, buttons, and boards. Follow the story book, page-by-page. Build your computer, just like Lego. No technical wizardry required.

Exclusive With Computer Kit Complete

Explore how your computer works

Learn about HDMI, pixels, processors, and binary. Follow along with Story Mode. Kano’s unique operating system cracks open the secrets of sealed screens and slick software, giving you the power to take control.

Learn to code, with simple steps

From beginner to master, anyone can learn to code. Take on step-by-step coding challenges: type code, drag simple blocks, guided by your own computer! Learn Python, JavaScript, Unix. Understand loops, variables, and logic. Earn XP and medals as you level up

  • Python, great for web development
  • JavaScript, create websites, games and art
  • Unix commands, get complete control

150 hours of Kano Coding Challenges

Learn by making. Code paintings and mathematical masterpieces. Create animations that move to your voice. Build your own musical instruments and sound machines. Don’t just play games, change the rules. Take control of Minecraft, Pong, and Snake. Make it your own.

Unleash creativity, make art & more

Use written code and blocks to make interactive art, animations, and beautiful masterpieces, all in code.

Don't just play Minecraft...

Hack it! Gain powers, make instant shelters. Build your own worlds. Also, take control of retro games, or make your own.

Get into the guts

Go on an epic command-line adventure, use Linux commands to solve a mystery, unlock computer secrets, and save the town.

Make some noise!

Create your own bouncing beats and instruments. Use your sound sensor to make voice-controlled apps and animations.


What is Kano OS?


+100's of Apps to Download

Make with friends

The Computer Kit comes with Kano World. It’s a global community, full of amazing creations, made by people of all skill levels. Get inspiration, tweak and hack the code to make it your own.

What's in the kit?

Technical Specifications

This product is listed in:

Documentation and Resources:
  • The Maker Revolution
  • The Maker Revolution celebrates the creation of new devices and the modification of existing ones - the transition from a consumer buying goods to eventually having a major part in their creation. The Maker Revolution places strong emphasis on free (...

Product Comments

Exact shipping can be calculated on the view cart page (no login required).

We deliver Australia-wide with these options:

  • $3 for Small Items (3-7 days, not tracked, only available on selected small items)
  • $6.95 for Standard Post (2-4 days, tracked)
  • $9.95 for Express Post (Overnight for most of Australia, 2+ days for rural, tracked)
  • Pickup - Free! Only available to customers who live in the Newcastle region (only after we email you to notify your order is ready)

International Orders - the following rates are for New Zealand and will vary for other countries:

  • $11.49 for Pack and Track (3+ days, tracked)
  • $16.50 for Express International (2-5 days, tracked)

If you order lots of gear, the postage amount might increment based on the weight of your order.

Our physical address (here's a PDF which includes other key business details):

Unit 18, 132 Garden Grove Parade
Adamstown
NSW, 2289
Australia

Take a look at our customer service page if you have other questions such as "do we do purchase orders" (yes!) or "are prices GST inclusive" (yes they are!). We're here to help - get in touch with us to talk shop.

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