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The Compaq portable was announced in November 1982 and was the first IBM PC compatible portable computer.
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The first full-colour portable computer, the Commodore SX-64, was launched in January 1984.
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Tech giant Apple's first venture in the world of portable computing was in April 1984 when it launched the Apple IIc. The 'c' in the name stood for 'compact.'
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Apple's Macintosh Portable was released in September 1989, but the product didn't fare well on the sales charts.
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Portable computers found widespeaad acceptance in the form of laptop or notebook computers. But some definitions describe laptops as different from portable computers and put them into a separate category.
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