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Here's the Nokia advert that's making people angry on Twitter


IF YOU SPEND a lot of time watching telly, you may have seen the new ad for the Nokia Lumia 630.

Launched six weeks ago, it features a young woman who is totally baffled by the phone’s technical features. But she knows that it takes lovely photos!

Source: Microsoft UK/YouTube

Many viewers have been irritated by what they see as the ad’s stereotypical portrayal of a young woman.

There’s even a dedicated Twitter account set up to campaign against the commercial.

In fact, the character in the ad has become quite the hate figure on Twitter.

Sorry, Nokia girl.

via Metro

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