My Unboxing of the 1984 EPSON PX-8 Portable Computer

Epson released their second notebook computer in 1984, the PX-8. Their first was released in 1982, called the HX-20. The PX-8 had a full sized keyboard, slim design (relatively speaking), and an 80 column by 8 line LCD display. A 3.5 inch disk drive, RAM module, and a modem were available for this neat vintage laptop computer.

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Seeker of 1980s nostalgia, rummager of vintage computers and player of retro video games.When not writing posts of The Retroist, I'm converting Retroist audio podcasts to Retroist video podcasts.My own videos can be found at
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