HTC markets the One with a new Bachelorette parody ad

HTC markets the One with a new Bachelorette parody ad
HTC had two great phones last year with the HTC One X and the One S, and this year it has outdone itself with the unibody aluminum beauty that is the HTC One, but as it makes gorgeous designs, the company continues lacking sorely in marketing. And this last push does not seem to help.

HTC has produced a downright cheerless The Bachelor parody. Good job for getting Internet meme star James Van Der Beek, but with a terrible script things just aren’t funny.

So what is this new ad all about? Well, the HTC One appears to be fighting (and spoiler - winning) a bachelorette’s attention. It is “the One one.” The true love. Would she prefer it over a real person and a bunch of other phones (an iPhone spoof is also in the mix). Take a look at the unfunny parody below.

source: Funny or Die

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13 Comments

1. evarod48

Posts: 154; Member since: Oct 30, 2012

should have chosen the rotary phone, he looked like a winner

2. sheik

Posts: 249; Member since: Sep 12, 2012

One is a striking beauty

8. poopApple

Posts: 38; Member since: Apr 12, 2013

n the girl was equally beautiful

10. KingKurogiii

Posts: 5713; Member since: Oct 23, 2011

smooth for a poop.

3. Whateverman

Posts: 3295; Member since: May 17, 2009

What!!! Over that sweet Motorola Startac!?!? Clearly she knows nothing about phones, lol.

4. xperiaDROID

Posts: 5629; Member since: Mar 08, 2013

Ooo......the One is so shiny! :P

5. Gtrav

Posts: 13; Member since: Mar 31, 2013

It made me chuckle ...but kinda cheesy. Phones been pre-ordered so they don't have to fight for my business.

6. amats69

Posts: 1527; Member since: Nov 12, 2012

its nice! but im looking forward for HTC to get Jet Li to promote the HTC ONE coz Jet Li is the Original THE ONE lol!

7. KashAli

Posts: 105; Member since: Apr 01, 2013

You pathetic phone companies always choose top girls to advertise. :@

9. KingKurogiii

Posts: 5713; Member since: Oct 23, 2011

it wasn't that bad. it was only in the parts they were actually talking about the One that it went downhill but hey, the girl was cute!

13. Taters

Posts: 6474; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

And you said that you were not an HTC fanboy. This proves it, only a fanboy can think that this commercial wasn't horrible.haha

14. KingKurogiii

Posts: 5713; Member since: Oct 23, 2011

just because i didn't think it was horrible that doesn't make me a fanboy. it was cheesy as hell and the parts where the One was actually being used were pretty cringingly bad but it was still pretty silly and the girl man! the girl! :P

11. osmaankhaan unregistered

aaahhh... a 4 min nap is all i wanted..and i got ONE

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