Navio2 board
Turn your Raspberry Pi® into a drone controller by using the might of sensors and controllers on board



PWM output

Preconfigured OS image

This is a Raspbian you know with ArduPilot and ROS preinstalled and ready to run with a couple of simple commands. Also comes with DroneKit and GStreamer.

Most advanced and full-featured open-source autopilot software. With Navio2 its code is executed directly on Raspberry Pi with preemptive Linux kernel.

6 supported vehicles

Copter, plane, rover, boat, heli and sub

Advanced flight modes

Auto, follow me, guided and others

Waypoint navigation

Full control of missions with multi-platform GCS

A collection of software frameworks for robot software development, providing operating system-like functionality on a heterogeneous computer cluster.

Your ROS application


Use ROS or DroneKit to make your drone perform preprogrammed actions and respond to changing conditions.

Control over
the Internet

Plug in 3G/LTE modem to connect to your drone from anywhere in the world and access video and telemetry data.


Transfer low-latency video from Raspberry Pi camera module to the ground control station using GStreamer.

Awesome Navio2 projects
from our users

Share your project or ask any question on our community forum to get advice from experienced users and Emlid team.

Waterproof quadcopter

Land over water with built-in line drop system working with a servo. The project is selected in the Guardian's favourite projects of 2016.

Mini Bike

Navio2-powered Mini Bike that overcomes a main challenge with two-wheeled vehicles: not falling over. Photo by Alain Herzog.

Drone for Agriculture

The drone for agricultural purposes i.e. crop scouting for water management and pests.

An autopilot Client controller

Written in GoLang from scratch for an RC Blimp with Navio2 on board.

UGV with GoPro

Rover build with gimbal holding Raspi camera and GoPro. The rover has dual GPS and triple compass.


Quickstart guides and comprehensive feature overview. Step-by-step tutorials covering most common applications. Regular updates from our support team.

Emlid education program
More than 200 universities around the world use Navio2 in studies and research

To support science and education, we offer special conditions for students, teachers and educational institutions. Contact us for more details.

Navio2 in the
Emlid Store

Package includes

  • – Navio2
  • – Connector for RPi
  • – 4x spacers
  • – 8x M2.5 screws


Delivery from Hong Kong worldwide, 2-5 days by DHL, up to 3 weeks by airpost.

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