The company's line of laptops Apple. Positioned as productive solutions for professionals, as opposed to iBook - much more affordable laptops for undemanding users and students.
The first model of the line appeared in 1991 - PowerBook 100 (production processor Motorola with a frequency of 16 MHz, 256 KB of memory, a screen with a VGA resolution). Name powerbook - company idea Lexicon Branding Inc.that gave names to such famous brands as Pentium и blackberry.
It was on the laptops of this line that the “touchpad” appeared for the first time in history (however, referred to by the Apple "trackpad") - the PowerBook 520 model.
By the way, one of the reasons for the transition to processors Intel it is precisely the impossibility of creating a compact laptop based on the G5 processor, without the risk of constant overheating, is called.