New Microsoft Ads Point Out, Cough, High Cost Of Macs Laptop Hunters $1000 – Lauren Gets an HP Pavilion

They’ve got a point on the cost to feature ratio of Macs v. Windows machines in this new Microsoft ad. I have to say, these things are getting a lot better over time. And the price difference is the key weak point in the Apple product lineup. Mac fanatics couldn’t care less. But to a recession-beaten regular computer user, this message is right on the money. “I’m just not cool enough to be a Mac person,” the actress says after visiting an Apple store and not finding any laptops in her price range.

See our coverage of other recent Microsoft ads here, here, here.

Via Steve Clayton.