Apple brought back actor John Hodgman for a brief cameo in today’s Arm-centered Mac start occasion, reprising his function as the dorky “I’m a PC” character, now tasked with poking enjoyable at Intel-primarily based PCs in the deal with of an Apple silicon long run for the corporation.
The short slot aired next the close of Tuesday’s “One More Thing” celebration exactly where they confirmed off their new M1 chip and new layouts for their approaching MacBook Air, MacBook Pro and Mac Mini. Hodgman’s character appeared in a white home amid the vintage advertisement campaign’s signature tune, when touching on some of the new machines’ developments in electric power administration.
There was notably no cameo from Justin Prolonged, and it is unclear whether or not Hodgman’s visual appearance will only grace today’s event or regardless of whether Apple has options for a throwback ad marketing campaign. Nonetheless, it was a enjoyable nod to a popular marketing campaign from Apple.
You can capture the appearance under at the 45:27 mark.