From Mac Portable to the new Macbook: A history of Apple laptops in photos

Original Powerbook Series

The Powerbook series began with the Powerbook 100, released on October 21, 1991. It was the first series of Apple's popular Powerbook franchise, with both low-end and high-end models. The Powerbook Duo offered a slightly smaller version of the popular machine.

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By Conner Forrest

Conner Forrest is a Senior Editor for TechRepublic. He covers enterprise technology and is interested in the convergence of tech and culture.