Lenovo eight years ago, predicted the future of the MacBook Pro [video]
8 years ago Steve jobs introduced the first ultra-thin laptop Apple MacBook Air. When he got the computer out of the envelope in the audience was heard by the amazed exclamations. Most of the audience thought “is he Really so thin?”. The Cupertino-based company proved once again that from the design point of view it has no equal.
During this time, the MacBook Air completely transformed the industry of laptops. The device was placed with standard office package – this is what was demonstrated by the founder of Apple, announcing the computer.
But the design and practicality — things are not always compatible. Soon after the announcement of the MacBook Air, Lenovo took a humorous promotional video, which mocked the new Apple. Marketing companies have focused on that in my new laptop cupertinos have sacrificed convenience: users have to use multiple adapters, adapters and hubs, which clearly do not fit in the envelope along with the laptop. At the same time, the Lenovo ThinkPad X300 no problem with that.
After 8 years this video is topical again. As in the case of the first owners of MacBook Air new MacBook Pro with USB-C you have to use adapters and reducers. In response to criticism of users, the company even announced a temporary reduction of prices on accessories USB-C in its online store.