Our favorite barista returns in another new Samsung ad

Our favorite barista returns in another new Samsung ad
Earlier this morning we showed you the latest ad from Samsung and we were a bit disappointed. The edge seemed to be missing from that commercial, but the Korean manufacturer might have recaptured some of the magic in the second new spot to be released on Monday. And this time, our favorite Apple iPhone lugging barista is back.

Unlike the other ads, this time the action starts away from the line to buy the next Apple iPhone. This ad opens in a coffee shop where our old friend the barista works. He happens to be serving a customer with a Samsung Galaxy S II (natch) who says, "Latte art. I see you're still creative." ZING! A couple of the barista's pals come into the shop and the talk turns to camping and quickly the Samsung Galaxy S II owner uses 4G speeds to find a camping site. ZING!

Of course, the rub there is that the Apple iPhone does not have a 4G model while the Samsung phone does offer 4G connectivity. Oh yeah, the camping out that is being referred to is actually waiting on line for the next iPhone. "Urban Camping," it is called and the barista adds, "This is our generation's Woodstock." And so it is.

source: YouTube

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22 Comments

1. biophone

Posts: 1994; Member since: Jun 15, 2011

Alright samsung much better job on this ad. It was clever well done. However I would have liked to have seen the sgs2 more. Anyway a phone arena article used zing. Who wrote this the miz. O no it couldn't have been its coherent.

2. biophone

Posts: 1994; Member since: Jun 15, 2011

O yea I forgot ZING! @MIZ

3. Carlitos

Posts: 668; Member since: Oct 23, 2011

LMAO! Samsung is on a role! Google should use this as an example, and help android gain more ground, with commercials.

4. Meth7

Posts: 20; Member since: Dec 13, 2011

classic.

5. digicon

Posts: 121; Member since: Aug 11, 2011

Notice how Samsung says nothing about Android . ? .

6. Meth7

Posts: 20; Member since: Dec 13, 2011

Technically, it's not Samsung's responsibility to say something about Android. They're spending money to advertise their own products whether they implemented Android as the main OS or not.

7. vishu9

Posts: 252; Member since: Mar 03, 2011

LOL...I love these ads!!... AND especially coz its about my phone and I love showing it to my iPhone friends!! :D

8. Jericho unregistered

Just make ads i love it but the samsung galaxy s2 and iphone both got #smokedbywindowsphone.

16. xiobnb

Posts: 74; Member since: Nov 11, 2011

why are you coping the miz with naked guys pics

9. Jericho unregistered

Just make ads i love it but the samsung galaxy s2 and iphone both got #smokedbywindowsphone.

18. asimo

Posts: 41; Member since: Jan 05, 2012

Double post fail, your screen's too small too

10. christianqwerty

Posts: 467; Member since: May 05, 2011

iPhone 4s and Samsung galaxy s2 are both 4g hspa+ phones? The Samsung galaxy s2 skyrocket is the only Lte 4g one

11. Sniggly

Posts: 7305; Member since: Dec 05, 2009

If you look at an iPhone 4S it still very clearly says "3G" at the top. I should know. I activate a couple of them once every two weeks.

20. ngo2dd

Posts: 896; Member since: Jul 08, 2011

The att iPhone 4s is HSPA. The CDMA one are just 3G

21. kshell1

Posts: 1143; Member since: Oct 05, 2011

holy s**t one model woohoo! all versions of sgs2 have some sort of 4g even the epic 4g touch though even though wimax is extremely limited

13. chadrick0814 unregistered

maybe iPhone 5...good luck

12. krazdjokr26 unregistered

This one was a lil better... But still the iPhone users show no care for the Samsung phone lol... He went thru the trouble to use 4G to search a camping site and they wasn't even talking about camping for real lol... waiting in line to get the most desired phone on the market... It reminds me of how crazy people are about waiting in line to purchase retro air Jordan's... Again if your gonna make an ad please create a feeling for the consumer that they MUST HAVE your product...

14. belovedson

Posts: 1061; Member since: Nov 30, 2010

the unfortunate thing is most apple users have not experienced 4g and they will when the 5 comes out until then they get to use their outdated phones, in the meantime im in lte bliss omg its so sweet

15. xiobnb

Posts: 74; Member since: Nov 11, 2011

i love how the girl said great !!

17. XiphiasGladius

Posts: 813; Member since: Aug 21, 2011

"This is our generations Wood Stock."

19. ivanko34

Posts: 617; Member since: Sep 04, 2011

sadly only apple users know the fun to wait outside the shops for days and hours as apple has patented the urban camping too

22. jamrockjones

Posts: 345; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

Haha, I love these commercials!!!

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