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Kano Computer Kit (2016 Edition)

4.2 out of 5 stars 315 customer reviews
About the product
  • A computer anyone can make. With simple steps and a storybook, build your own computer and bring it to life. For ages 6+ (no technical skills required)
  • With playful projects and challenges you'll learn to code art, music, apps, games and more
  • Trusted by thousands of educators worldwide. Winners of the Family Choice Award, Webby Award, Red Dot Award, Cannes Gold Lions and more
  • Includes everything you need. Raspberry Pi 3, case, speaker, wireless keyboard, memory, HDMI and power cables, coding challenges, stickers and lots of apps
  • Connect to any HDMI screen, or buy the Kano Screen Kit; the brain of your computer is a Raspberry Pi 3

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Product Description

Kano is a computer anyone can make. It’s the simplest way for all ages to build a computer, learn to code, and create with technology. The kit comes with everything you need, including a Raspberry Pi 3, plug-and-play components, a step-by-step storybook, and dozens of hours of coding challenges. The most awarded beginners coding product ever and trusted by thousands of educators and innovators worldwide

From the Manufacturer

A Computer Anyone Can Make

The Computer Kit comes with everything you need to make your own computer. A simple story will show you how to build it, bring it to life and start coding . No tools needed, simply plug the parts together, anyone can do it.

Learn real coding skills

Kano introduces you to basic programming languages. Through fun challenges that use simple code blocks, typed code and Linux commands you learn real code. Python – great for web development. Javascript – for creating websites, games and apps. Terminal commands – to control computers faster.

150+ hours of creative play

The Kano Computer Kit lets all ages code Minecraft, Pong, Scratch, Art, and Music. Step-by-step stories demystify hardware and software. Comes with browser, YouTube, Google suite, and more.

Learn step-by-step

Through friendly, step-by-step challenges you level up slowly. Rewards at every turn increase computational confidence. Learn real code by making games, art, music, animations, photo filters and more.

Backed by brilliant minds

Steve Wozniak, Apple Co-founder. Cherisse Campbell, Principal of Amana Academy. Jimmy Wales, Wikipedia Founder. Imogen Heap, Singer. Karlie Kloss, Model, Coder. Zach Sims, Codecademy Founder.

As loved by

CNN, Fortune, Fact Company, Forbes, Fox, TechCrunch, The Verge, and many more!

About the Startup

Describe your product in 3 words.

Anyone Can Make!

How did you come up with the idea for this product?

Kano started because of a challenge from Micah, 6. He wanted to build his own computer. But didn’t want “anyone to teach him.” It had to be “as simple and fun as Lego".

What makes your product special?

The Kano Computer kit allows anyone to learn to code through play. Through hundreds of specially designed challenges users can learn to make apps, art, and more by learning the essentials of programming.

What has been the best part of your startup experience?

We've been able to work with hundreds of passionate creative technology advocates, inspiring creators across the world - from South London to South Africa.

Product information

Style: 2016 edition
Technical Details
Item Weight0.96 ounces
Product Dimensions14.4 x 8.1 x 2.6 inches
Item model number1000D-01
Batteries:1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
Style2016 edition
Item Package Quantity1
Batteries Included?Yes
Batteries Required?Yes
Additional Information
Customer Reviews 4.2 out of 5 stars 315 customer reviews
Best Sellers Rank #25,303 in Toys & Games (See top 100)
Shipping Weight2 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
Domestic Shipping Item can be shipped within U.S.
International Shipping This item can be shipped to select countries outside of the U.S. Learn More
Manufacturer recommended age:24 months and up
Date First AvailableMarch 13, 2015
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