A few weeks ago I highlighted the new Thinkpad X300, an ultra-portable from Lenovo going head to head with Apple's MacBook Air. It's a good competitors to Apple's ground-breaking machine, with each device offering it's own sets of compromises.
Apple of course has laid the gauntlet down for the category, forcing every competitor to fit their offering in a common , office manila envelope. Apple's ubiquitous commercials have made that point well.
It's good to see that someone at Lenovo has a sense of humor, given this competitive parody commercial that's sprung up on the web in recent days:
It's a good response to Apple. But to be fair, see how the X300 really fares in a manila envelope, at the end of this 5-minute video review from PC Magazine:
As they say in the review, it brings to mind OJ and his court-room antics with the infamous glove. Apple, consider yourself zinged.