If you’d bought $400 of Apple stock in 1995, you’d have lost it all overnight. Apple had some very bad years there. I don’t see any value in imagining some past where we perfectly predict the future. It’s tautological. Of course that would be great. No shit, Sherlock. It’s not adding anything to our lives to think about it.
Maybe one day it can be appreciated as vintage audio gear. I also own one of the Sony portable mini-disc players. It (Net MD Walkman MZ-NE410) plays as well today as it ever did and gives a remarkable 50+ hours of playback on a single alkaline AA cell.