Timeline of Laptop

Events

The MCM/70 was the first laptop made.

January 1, 1974

The Osborne 1 was the first square screened laptop.

January 1, 1981

The Tandy Radio Shack Model 100 was the first affordable laptop made.

January 1, 1983

The first Mac laptop was made.

January 1, 1989

The Poquet PC was a minicomputer. It ran off two AA batteries.

November 17, 1989

Apple's PowerBook 500 was the first portable computer to include a touchpad.

November 17, 1994

The IBM Thinkpad comes out.

November 17, 2005

The first tablet, Lenovo X41, was introduced.

November 17, 2005