For our daily classic commercials post, we bring you this Compaq Deskpro advert, which stars John Cleese. Video after the jump.
In 1985, Compaq released the Compaq Deskpro 286, a 16-bit desktop computer using an Intel 80286 microprocessor running at 6 MHz and capable of supporting up to 7 MB of RAM. It cost $2000 for the 40-MB hard disk model. It was considerably faster than an IBM PC and was, like the Compaq Portable, also capable of running IBM software