Apple fights back with four new Get a Mac ads

Posted on Monday, Apr 20 2009 @ 21:03 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
DailyTech reports Apple has four new "Get a Mac" ads to combat Microsoft's Laptop Hunter ads.
After a few years of ad beatings, Microsoft decided to respond in like with its laptop hunter commercials, which featured normal Joes and Janes eschewing Macs due to their high prices, in favor of bargain PCs (and often making snide comments about Macs in the process).

The ads were certainly effective in stirring up the internet tech community and they officially kicked off what can only be described as "ad wars". Now, on heels of criticism of the Microsoft commercials by an Apple spokesperson and pro-Apple blogger, Apple has launched its own counterstrike against Microsoft, airing four new "Get a Mac" commercials.
Here are the four Apple ads:









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