Samsung's poke at Apple picked as one of December's most remembered T.V. ads
0. phoneArena 19 Jan 2012, 15:59 posted on
Nielsen's list of the Top Ten most remembered television commercials for December shows Samsung coming in at number ten with its hilarious put down of Apple fans while at the same time showing off the Samsung Galaxy S II...
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1. downphoenix (Posts: 3165; Member since: 19 Jun 2010)
It was advertising genius. Im sure it might have woke up a few sheep, or at least angered them :)
2. ilia1986 (unregistered)
LOL I wonder how Apple can laugh at Samsung..
IPhone got bigger screen? Nope.
Faster processor? Nope.
Faster networking? Nope.
Oh oh I know - the iPhone is the only smartphone in the world with an app store on it! Oh wait.. nope as well.
Maybe the iPhone has an Apple-exclusive music store? What? MP3? What MP3? Oh you mean the most popular music format in the world which can be played by any app on any Android device downloaded from anywhere? Nope again then.
What about.. Nope? Are you sure? OK.
And.. Nope? Are you serious? But I thought that the iPhone is the only phone with Multi-touch
But surely.. What do you mean it can change it's keyboard layout? But.. Nope? Ah damnit!!
Wait what? Widgets? Live wallpapers? What are those? Oh that. Yeah.. that. I see that's umm.. that's nice.. Umm.. how much did you say that Galaxy S2 costs?
4. ericsorensen (Posts: 53; Member since: 17 Nov 2011)
I had to watch it again. It really makes a statement - I wonder how iphone people react to it?
5. husser94 (Posts: 24; Member since: 28 Mar 2011)
IF IT LOOKS THE SAME HOW WILL PEOPLE KNOW I UPGRADED?.....LMAO GREAT ADVERTISEMENT!!!!!!
6. oueighteen95 (Posts: 26; Member since: 20 Dec 2011)
I love this commercial, I spent almost 3 years selling Androids and iPhones and this commercial is so accurate. Only 3 types of people buy iPhones, 1. The person who has absolutely no idea how to operate a computer and smartphone and wants something so simple they do not have to exhort any kind of effort to learn about. 2. Someone who is so insecure about themselves they believe if they get a iPhone, people will see them with a iPhone and they will begin to gain confidence about themselves. 3 The person who is a Apple fanboy till the day they die and looks down on others who purchase other smartphones, they often believe apple products are far more superior than other smartphones and computers. They are usually pretty narcissistic.
7. Sackboy117 (Posts: 178; Member since: 17 Oct 2011)
#3 are the people that I hate
#2 are the majority of the iPhone consumers cuz "people buy iPhones just cuz its an iPhone," where's the logic in that?
But i respect the people that buy it because of their preferences.
9. oueighteen95 (Posts: 26; Member since: 20 Dec 2011)
Yea the #3's suck and it sucks even more when you have to work with one and all they push is iPhone.
13. BattleBrat (Posts: 1476; Member since: 26 Oct 2011)
My Dad is a 1, my Mom has a Droid X2, I asked her why she prefers Androids, she said "Because I know how to use a computer" that and she doesn't like Apple products, she's encountered them and doesn't like them.
10. InspectorGadget80 (unregistered)
AD OF THE YEAR OF 2011. That was GREAT SAMSUNG!
11. brikz4real (Posts: 173; Member since: 24 Dec 2008)
My favorite part:
"Nine hours down, and we're almost in the door...."
12. Galen20K (Posts: 541; Member since: 26 Dec 2008)
it was definitely one of the best ads of the year if not "the" best. - )