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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_personal_computers

The history of the personal computer as a mass-market consumer electronic device began with ... Early personal computers – generally called microcomputers – were sold often in electronic kit form and in limited numbers, ..... IBM 5100 was a desktop computer introduced in September 1975, six years before the IBM PC.

lowendmac.com/2014/personal-computer-history-the-first-25-years

Apr 26, 2014 ... The first personal computers, introduced in 1975, came as kits: The MITS ... and Adventure, the first text adventure for microcomputers, were ...

www.history.com/topics/inventions/invention-of-the-pc

Find out more about the history of Invention of the PC, including videos, ... The earliest electronic computers were not “personal” in any way: They were ...

www.computerhope.com/issues/ch000984.htm

In 1964, the first desktop computer, the ... Programma 101 computers were sold, each with ...

www.computerhistory.org/timeline/computers

While many early digital computers were based on similar designs, such as the .... example of a 'personal computer,' that is, a computer made for a single user.

www.historylearningsite.co.uk/inventions-and-discoveries-of-the-twentieth-century/the-personal-computer

In 1980, more than one million personal computers had been sold and by the ... The microchip also lead to computers being made that were small enough to get  ...

www-03.ibm.com/ibm/history/exhibits/pc25/pc25_birth.html

Non-IBM personal computers were available as early as the mid-1970s, first as ... IBM's own Personal Computer (IBM 5150) was introduced in August 1981, only ...

www.livescience.com/20718-computer-history.html

Sep 6, 2017 ... 1981: The first IBM personal computer, code-named "Acorn," is introduced. It uses Microsoft's MS-DOS operating system. It has an Intel chip, ...

www.pc-history.org

It was first introduced in the January, 1975 issue of Popular Electronics ... The Atari Models 400 and 800 were considered the best personal computers for ...