Qualcomm Imagines a World Without Smartphones in Hilarious New Ad

by Jacob Kleinman | July 12, 2013

If you thought Qualcomm’s keynote at CES earlier this year was out of control, just wait til you see this new commercial from the CPU maker (and if you haven’t seen the company’s insane CES performance yet watch it here). The new commercial imagines what today’s world would be like if smartphones didn’t exist but we still had mobile access to Twitter, Email, Angry Birds and more; it doesn’t really makes sense but somehow I don’t think that’s the point.

There’s not much more to say besides the obligatory musing on how much we really do depend on our smartphones nowadays. I’ll leave the rest to Qualcomm though, so check out the company’s hysterical commercial above, or if you don’t have time you can scroll through some screenshots below.


Jacob Kleinman

Jacob Kleinman has been working as a journalist online and in print since he arrived at Wesleyan University in 2007. After graduating, he took a...