Now you probably can't even imagine your life without a computer. But computers weren't always that common and there was a time when computers were advertised on magazine covers. If you like computers and are kind of nostalgic, you'll love these covers.

If you like computers and are kind of nostalgic, you'll love seeing these covers from 30 years ago, when many readers of the Bored Panda weren't even born yet.

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These Covers Of Magazines Advertising Computers In The 80's Will Make You Go Back In Time

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Hans
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3 years ago

"Look! There is a key. And another one, And another one. Yikes, almost one for each letter in the alphabet!"

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These Covers Of Magazines Advertising Computers In The 80's Will Make You Go Back In Time

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Kjorn
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3 years ago

Where is the MICRO in all of these? LOL

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These Covers Of Magazines Advertising Computers In The 80's Will Make You Go Back In Time

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Hans
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3 years ago

From the flavour of the picture, an ash trz with a smoking cigarette is missing...

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Kjorn
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3 years ago

what? don't care about computer right now :-)

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Hans
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3 years ago

I am wondering what this wheel belongs to. Looks like a moped...

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earringnut
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3 years ago

this is an ultra sound of a "smart" phone.

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Rebekah
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3 years ago

"Monitor" - LOL!!!

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Hans
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3 years ago

Switch it on at least!

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earringnut
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3 years ago

the internet was so adorable back then...

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Sean Radford
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3 years ago

Isn't that the daughter from Different Strokes? She's definitely on drugs in this picture. But then again I bet the photographer was too. Oh the 80's.

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Hans
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3 years ago

Soviet TRON?

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Yezid Puerto
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3 years ago

:)

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Kjorn
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3 years ago

that keyboard is not plugged in... i don't think Wireless keyboard existed in 1983

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Clau Razo
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3 years ago

good times for working and being romantic at the office....

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Kjorn
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3 years ago

commodore 64... that bring back lot of memories

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Jonathan Reyes
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3 years ago

The sheer weight of these things will definitely give you that workout :)

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Clau Razo
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3 years ago

i wonder what the uncensored showed? naked lines? dots getting laid???

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Kjorn
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3 years ago

printer Under 400$ wow! i'm sold

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