[fb_embed_post href=”null/” width=”null”/]Life is much more than gadgets and smartphones– the tech giant Apple has yet again proved this with their latest holiday ad.

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The 90 seconds ad, titled ‘The Song’ pulls at viewer’s heartstrings with its emotional appeal through a heartfelt tale of a young woman who records a newer version of a song in ‘duet’ style, lastly recorded by her grandmother for her late grandfather with the help of Apple’s products.

There’s no doubt this is a touching effort from Apple’s marketing team: it’s bound to cause a lot of tears wept into mince pies and sherry glasses.

Watch the ad here: 

Apple’s strategy of ‘Happy Holidays’ has proven to be a great one, allowing people to stay connected to their family and friends. The world is crying and microblogging site Twitter is abuzz with praises for Apple’s latest marketing stunt.

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Last year’s holiday ad “Misunderstood,” focused on a boy who was seemingly occupied in an iPhone only to reveal that he had secretly recorded a video of his family’s festivities. That ad also won an Emmy in the Outstanding Commercial category.

Watch the last year’s ad: