Sony starts GoogleTV ad campaign

October 16, 2010: 2:32 PM ET

Sony Internet TVs with GoogleTV go on sale this weekend, with a new commercials to along with it.

Sony's (SNE) devices are in stock at Best Buys (BBY) and Sony Experience stores already.   Logitech's (LOGI) devices are available to purchase now but won't ship for a couple more weeks.

The ad to me is a fun song with some good content but I don't think GoogleTV translates well into the huge crowd scene.  If anything, GoogleTV (GOOG) is more about personal choices and finding more obscure content vs. mainstream content you find on traditional cable TV.

Mishka makes a cameo though, so it's still a winner in my book.

Join the Conversation
About This Author
Seth Weintraub
Seth Weintraub

Google went from searching the Web to worming its way into nearly every facet of business and government. Seth Weintraub unveils where the company is going, who it's competing with, who it's about to compete with and how market forces push the company to veer or adhere to its Don't Be Evil motto. For 15 years, Weintraub was a global IT director for a number of companies before becoming a blogger.

Email Seth
Current Issue
  • Give the gift of Fortune
  • Get the Fortune app
  • Subscribe
Powered by WordPress.com VIP.