Santa appears in latest Apple iPhone 4S ad, using Siri to help him make his deliveries

Santa appears in latest Apple iPhone 4S ad, using Siri to help him make his deliveries
It is so obvious that we would bet that many of you thought about it weeks ago. The "it" we are referring to is a commercial that would feature Jolly Ol' Saint Nick using Siri to get directions as he flies across the Christmas sky with his bag full of presents. Of course, with Christmas a week away, Apple had the same idea that everyone else did and if you click on the video below, you will see the Santa uses Siri ad just in time to give you some holiday cheer.

Santa also uses Siri to check on the weather (14 degrees in Cleveland? Brrr!) and gets an email with a list of who has been naughty and who has been nice. Of course, Apple is exaggerating when the ad makes it seem that Siri is capable of keeping track of 3.7 billion appointments, but it is all in good fun and we doubt any Scrooges from the competition will file for a preliminary injunction against the ad.

source: YouTube via CNET
 

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17 Comments

1. p0rkguy

Posts: 685; Member since: Nov 23, 2010

lol @ 3.7b appointments.

6. Synack

Posts: 688; Member since: Jul 05, 2011

I hate Apple but this is a pretty hilarious commercial

17. tedkord

Posts: 17043; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

It's a cute commercial, but the best Santa commercials this Christmas are the Best Buy spots. Those are truly funny.

2. DetroitTech

Posts: 66; Member since: Nov 02, 2011

Slow news day? It's hilarious how blogs need to replay commercials for Apple products all the time. Yeah, it's a commercial, we'll end up seeing it a hundred times more before Christmas.

11. iamcc

Posts: 1319; Member since: Oct 07, 2011

So you missed the articles about Samsung ads?

3. wassup

Posts: 565; Member since: Jun 23, 2011

umm... he's not supposed to be able to use it with gloves is he? and i think this better be an US only add, cos siri don't work outside the US but... nice ad anyway

5. wassup

Posts: 565; Member since: Jun 23, 2011

nevermind, just saw he had no gloves on... -__- sorry..

8. E.N.

Posts: 2610; Member since: Jan 25, 2009

oh my gawd, are we really doing this right now. lol

4. bossmt_2

Posts: 459; Member since: Oct 13, 2009

Lamest commercial ever. I want to know though how Siri knows where Billy Grant lives. SIRI IS A STALKER

16. iDroidx650

Posts: 83; Member since: May 26, 2010

because every person is in Santa's contacts and he knows the address for each person DUHHHHHH!!!!

7. mctcm

Posts: 204; Member since: Oct 19, 2011

Why did apple use Santa? Apple must hate jews

9. Murph359

Posts: 6; Member since: Dec 18, 2011

Well you don't see many talking Menorah's using iPhones now do you?

10. Cwebb

Posts: 501; Member since: Oct 05, 2011

And that is why Apple sells: Great marketing

12. Sackboy117

Posts: 178; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

true, its entertaining to watch their ads

13. ILikeBubbles

Posts: 525; Member since: Jan 17, 2011

so.... last time i checked global census said we have more than 3.7Bil?

14. Sniggly

Posts: 7305; Member since: Dec 05, 2009

Not everyone is a Christian or subscribes to a Christmas tradition.

15. ardent1

Posts: 2000; Member since: Apr 16, 2011

I took the 3.7 billion appts to mean households or homes.

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