If you have been paying any attention to the latest out of Cupertino for the last week, “September 21st, 8AM” is engraved in your mind. As the clock strikes 8 a.m. in countries in the east, Apple’s iPhone 5 has been going on sale. The first country to receive the iPhone was Australia. Here is the first iPhone 5 recipient, complete with advertising (image via igbtys):
And the long line in Australia (image via Pablo):
Australia Apple stores 25 minutes into iPhone 5 sales. Next: Asia in 35 minutes, Hong Kong 1:35, Stockholm/Berlin/Rome 8:35, London 9:35.— Gary Allen (@ifostore) September 20, 2012
Ok so the line at the apple store in sydney city is about 200 - 300 meters long. Wraps around 3 sides of the block. Will post video soon.— Sean Gardner (@seanogardner) September 20, 2012
Apparently Woz is #5 in line at Chermside (Brisbane, Australia) Apple store for iPhone 5, forsaking his usual spots around San Jose (Calif.)— Gary Allen (@ifostore) September 20, 2012
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