It’s not often rival manufacturers get the opportunity to really hit Apple where it hurts.

After the Cupertino-based company came clean with its signal problems, mobile giants RIM and now Samsung have jumped at the chance to showcase how little problem their handsets have obtaining a decent signal.

Samsung has taken out the following ad out in the Metro newspaper, spotted by @jmcomms who uploaded the picture to Twitpic:

Simple yet effective. Nice move Samsung.