LG ‘Crack the Code’ Video Takes Bigger Swipe at Apple [VIDEO]

After a few minutes of digging around LG’s new Optimus One YouTube page, we came across a second promo video. This time around, we’re treated to a 4-minute, cinema style movie with Da Vinci Code-esque clues and Wizard of Oz-like dreams.  As they do with their claymation “Once upon a time…” clip, they take aim for Apple, and Steve Jobs.  Well, not a guy named Steve Jobs, but someone named “Applehead” who wears jeans and a black turtleneck.  Hey, at least this time around, we get to see the phone in action!

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Scott has been running AndroidGuys since 2007 and loves nothing more than reading up on the latest smartphone rumors. His other mobile efforts can be found on Android Update (CNET) where he covers Google's mobile platform.

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3 Comments

  1. gpeasy
    November 07, 11:43 Reply

    this is just as bad as the last one. . . maybe these go over better in Korea????
    Seriously, fire your marketing department, LG!

  2. RidoKilos
    November 07, 21:30 Reply

    This is Utter Shit, LG. I hope that these devices don’t reflect what we see in these commercials.

    The last thing we need (that is the Android community) is to give Apple a viable path to make fun of Android.

    I’m all for cutting down Apple but lets try and do it with a budget. After all, a decent rival like the iphone deserves at least that.

  3. Galactican
    November 08, 08:53 Reply

    Well. This was totally unnecessary, and utterly ridiculous. My daughter gets an Optimus S today, and I hope it works better than this lame video. May have reconsidered ordering it if having seen this first.

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