From the Byte Magazine archives, originally published in September, 1995, this list includes the Apple II, the Macintosh, the Macintosh II and the Power Macintosh. It begins:
"From soldering irons to SparcStations, from MITS to Macintosh, personal computers have evolved from do-it-yourself kits for electronics hobbyists into machines that practically leap out of the box and set themselves up. What enabled them to get from there to here? Innovation and determination. Here are the top 20 systems that made that rapid evolution possible."
Byte Magazine: Top 20 Small Systems