Not only is that factually incorrect, it doesn't matter to most people anyway. They don't print photos. they don't need that kind of resolution.
True, but he's still bigger-picture correct. Smart phone users don't need 41-megapixel cameras either just to post pictures to Facebook, but Nokia just introduced one. Why? To boost sales by boosting the mine-is-bigger-than-yours mindset. Marketing has little to do with reality.