Anonymous asked in Computers & InternetOther - Computers · 1 decade ago

When did Steve Jobs call Dell computers 'un-innovative beige boxes'?

I know everyone quotes that he said this, but when? In what context?

2 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
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    October 1997


    Jobs had a public war of words with Dell Computer CEO Michael Dell. I think the context is obvious.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    I have no idea when he said this but he certainly had a good point. These days they make their uninnovative boxes in a variety of colours. However, Apple Mac's are previous generation PC clones in a pretty box these days too.

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