The ad is shown by title “Surface Pro 4 is the one for me“, was published on YouTube and featuring a women trying Surface pro 4 and its new features, it has trying to compare all the features with MacBook Air. All the while, a melody man plays a musical keyboard and quirkily sings the praises of Microsoft’s PC offering over against the Apple machine, which he calls “less useful, like a hat for your cat”.
The lighthearted ad plays upon the Surface Pro 4’s signature features like the detachable keyboard, pen, and touchscreen, as well as the machine’s relative lightness compared to the MacBook Air, which is “slower, heavier, and a bit square,” sings the keyboard player. The ad ends with the tagline: “Surface does more. Just like you.”
The commercial follows a similar anti-Apple theme adopted by Microsoft in recent ads, which have previously compared the iPad Pro with the Surface Pro 4, the Surface Book with the MacBook Pro, and Windows 10 with OS X.
The 12.3-inch Surface Pro 4 starts at $899 for 128GB of internal storage and 4GB of RAM, and goes up to as much as $1,799 for 256GB of internal storage and 16GB of RAM.
Comparatively, the 11-inch MacBook Air starts at $899, with 128GB of storage and 4GB of RAM, increasing to $1099 for 256GB of storage and 8GB of RAM, while the 13-inch model starts at $999 for 128GB of storage and 8GB of RAM, and rising to $1199 for 256GB of storage.
Source : macrumours.com