I was looking for something in some archives, family tree stuff and found, "ByteWrite" Autumn 1984 the Byte Shop's "newspaper' full of adverts and stuff.
This caught my eye, an advert for the IBM portable.
Dual Floppy Drives, capable of containing 360K of information each!
9" anti-glare screen (mono, I presume)
WEIGHING ONLY 30 LBS!
Prices FROM £2,245 (plus VAT)
Jeez, we've come a long way.