Daniel Craig was against Sony and Samsung phones in Spectre because "James Bond only uses the best"

The amount of money discussed for Android product placements in the new James Bond movie Spectre was staggering. Daniel Craig, who stars as the suave and debonair British spy, was offered $5 million to be seen with the Sony Xperia Z4 in the movie. Sony offered $18 million for marketing and promotion for the film, a figure trumped by a $50 million bid by Samsung...
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153 Comments

126. sambaqai

Posts: 2; Member since: Dec 16, 2014

"There Really Isn't much Better Android Phone Than What Sony Has To Offer" umm you got Nexuses

129. Arch_Fiend

Posts: 3944; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

Top 5 Android Phones S6, Note 5, Nexus 6p, Sony Z5, And Nexus 5X In No Particular Order. That's My Opinion Anyway. And You Can Add Each Phones Counter Parts To That List If You Want, S6E, S6E+, And Z5P. So Yeah Like I Said Not Many Android Phones Better Than What Sony Has To Offer.

164. dazed1

Posts: 786; Member since: Jul 28, 2015

LOL. Big bezels check. Inferior cameras even when using best sensors check Below average displays, with gamma @2.4 and white point @7500+ grainy and terrible check.

32. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

Not interested in Jame Bond movie. Its one of the most stereotype movie around.

72. Ashoaib

Posts: 3269; Member since: Nov 15, 2013

all previous james bond were cool... denial craige doesnt look like a james bond... he is boring

82. camhiliciouz

Posts: 18; Member since: Dec 11, 2014

so much for being boring and UN-james bond, his movies have the highest ticket sales. so the franchise rather have this boring actor and earn billions mate.

166. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

This new only has one source, Apple Insider LOL! I always amaze by the amount of bulls**t, Apple Insider fed to the Apple faithful.

57. engineer-1701d unregistered

and we wanted someone that could act and write good movies but we get stuck with some of the worst bond movies ever

65. FrankUnderwood2

Posts: 243; Member since: Oct 01, 2015

please gimme some. Me too hungry. :-P

86. BLUEBLASTER

Posts: 913; Member since: Feb 23, 2014

Nah more like Nokia 3310. Unbreakable for Bond!

105. jroc74

Posts: 6023; Member since: Dec 30, 2010

I would like to know what they considered the best. But as far as a spy using a phone....I would think Android would fit the bill. Being highly customizable.

109. tedkord

Posts: 17132; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

Can't be. Bond's devices are always highly customized to do cool things. I can't see Q handing him an iPhone, and James asks him, "What does this do?" "It makes calls, surfs the Internet and runs apps that are arranged in a grid." At the time of filming, the best was the S6, I'd imagine.

114. Acer_Predator unregistered

Bcos capple offeed 1000 milion .. Ppl I said it 3 years ago I remember when in films we only seen nokias... now?? Fkin sht tacky piphoe...

118. Scott93274

Posts: 6025; Member since: Aug 06, 2013

It hurts my head just trying to read your comments. also, 1000 million isn't a real number, I think you meant to type 1 billion. Why are you so butthurt in an article that clearly everyone is making jokes about in the comments section? You need to take your meds and chill.

123. Acer_Predator unregistered

Am waiting your head will explode that you will SHUT YOUR GAP ALREADY!!

131. Scott93274

Posts: 6025; Member since: Aug 06, 2013

You're still not making any sense....

124. marorun

Posts: 5029; Member since: Mar 30, 2015

I think he should use a fully custom phone with no real brand on it. a phone made by thats super tech departement he has for is own need. This way no freaking isheep or shamesung or any fanboy crap.

130. akki20892

Posts: 3902; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

142. XpeRyan25

Posts: 18; Member since: Aug 18, 2015

no, he wanted a NOKIA 3310 which is the best.( •_•)>⌐■-■ (⌐■_■)

2. darkkjedii

Posts: 30833; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

Get that man a Note 5.

35. Doakie

Posts: 2478; Member since: May 06, 2009

Nexus 6P.

102. darkkjedii

Posts: 30833; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

6P is tite, but the N5 is boss bro.

41. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

Daniel Craig should either take the money or keep his mouth shut. Product placement in movie are part and parcel of modern day movie production. Neither like it nor dislike it as long as they don't call their new dinosaur in Jurassic World, Cocolasaurus or Pepsisaurus.

59. NoToFanboys

Posts: 3231; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

Exactly

3. Commentator

Posts: 3722; Member since: Aug 16, 2011

I hope someday to find myself in a position to actually consider turning down five million dollars for really stupid reason too...

15. Scott93274

Posts: 6025; Member since: Aug 06, 2013

You and me both... sigh...

106. jroc74

Posts: 6023; Member since: Dec 30, 2010

I think this is the main thing to take away from this.

5. TyrionLannister unregistered

Oh, this is going to be funny. Just notice how quickly the comments section gets filled up.

120. SuperAndroid507

Posts: 361; Member since: Jan 06, 2014

Of course it is, this site needs product placement too you know.

6. vuyonc

Posts: 1088; Member since: Feb 24, 2014

How entitled do you have to be to complain about the specific smartphone you use for about an hour of total time in acting when you're getting paid millions anyway?

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