Apple's ads have been nominated for three Outstanding Commercial Emmys

2021 Emmys
2021 Emmys (Image credit: Television Academy)

What you need to know

  • Apple has picked up three Emmy nominations for Outstanding Commercial.
  • AirPods Pro, Apple Watch, and Beats were all included in the nominations.

Apple is up for an award in the Outstanding Commercial category at the 2021 Emmy Awards after three of its ads were nominated. Two Nike ads and an Amazon ad make up the six total nominations.

Apple is already looking for a win in other categories thanks to Apple TV+ but it stands a good chance of picking this particular award up. A total of 34 nominations were picked up by Apple TV+ shows, again proving that the streaming service is on to a winner with its original content.

As for the ads, the three that were nominated are:

AirPods Pro — Jump

Turn the world into your playground with AirPods Pro.

Introducing Apple Watch Series 6 — It Already Does That

Check your blood oxygen level. Track your sleep. Take an ECG, anytime. Introducing Apple Watch Series 6. The future of health is on your wrist.

Beats by Dre — You Love Me

You can read more about the ad on the Beats by Dre website

You can see the full rundown of every single Emmy nomination over in the Emmys press release. For now, we wait for the winners to be announced on September 19.

Tune in Sunday, September 19 for the 73rd Emmy Awards hosted by Cedric the Entertainer on CBS and Paramount+.

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Oliver Haslam

Oliver Haslam has written about Apple and the wider technology business for more than a decade with bylines on How-To Geek, PC Mag, iDownloadBlog, and many more. He has also been published in print for Macworld, including cover stories. At iMore, Oliver is involved in daily news coverage and, not being short of opinions, has been known to 'explain' those thoughts in more detail, too. Having grown up using PCs and spending far too much money on graphics card and flashy RAM, Oliver switched to the Mac with a G5 iMac and hasn't looked back. Since then he's seen the growth of the smartphone world, backed by iPhone, and new product categories come and go. Current expertise includes iOS, macOS, streaming services, and pretty much anything that has a battery or plugs into a wall. Oliver also covers mobile gaming for iMore, with Apple Arcade a particular focus. He's been gaming since the Atari 2600 days and still struggles to comprehend the fact he can play console quality titles on his pocket computer.