Monthly Archives: December 2014

IBM ThinkPad 701c

I am an avid ThinkPad collector, having owned (at one point or another) more than 50 ThinkPads as of December 2014. The one that stands out as having the cleverest …

IBM PS/2 L40 SX

The L40SX was a well-built IBM Personal System/2 laptop, released around 1991. It had a monochrome screen (since this was before the CL57SX) but it was crisp and clear. The …

IBM WorkPad Z50

The IBM WorkPad Z50, released in 1999, was not like IBM’s other WorkPad models. It more closely resembled the Handheld PC’s of the time (not to be confused with PocketPC’s …

Toshiba T5200/100

The T5200 was a “laptop” with an amber gas plasma screen. Yes, you heard me correctly. It’s a portable computer with a beautiful orange-on-black screen, and an excellent keyboard. The …

IBM PS/2 CL57SX

The IBM PS/2 CL57 SX was IBM’s first Color Laptop. It was announced around the end of 1991, and released in the first quarter of 1992. This particular 386 had …

IBM PC110

Introduction The IBM PC 110 is a palmtop computer that’s roughly as wide and tall as a VHS Tape, and half as long. It was released in 1995 in Japan …