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HP Omnibook 300, 1993

At the time of its introduction in 1993, the HP Omnibook 300 was the smallest and lightest PC on the market to feature a full-size keyboard and full VGA (video graphics array) screen. It weighed only 2.9 pounds and was based on the Intel 386 processor. It included Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word and a pop-up mouse.

Introduced as a "superportable" personal computer, the HP Omnibook 300 weighed only 2.9 pounds.