Microsoft Takes on the iPad Mini with New Ad

Continuing Microsoft’s recent trend of attacking the iPad in its advertisements, the latest commercial pits the iPad mini against the Acer Iconia W3. Who wins? Well, the fact that this is a Microsoft ad should give you a hint, though the Iconia W3 has not been well-received. Microsoft pundit Paul Thurrott wrote the following about the small tablet:

As the world’s first Windows mini-tablet, the Acer Iconia W3 is interesting, and a peek at the future. But its infuriatingly poor screen and surprising heft relegate this device to also-ran status.

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