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Crowds wait in line for the Australian release of the iPhone X at the Apple Store in Sydney

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The long wait at an Apple store in Dubai

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Customers queue at an Apple store in Hong Kong

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Camping outside the Apple Store in Berlin

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People wait for Apple’s shop in Regent Street, central London, to open

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An excited customer tries out an iPhone X at Apple’s Omotesando store in Tokyo

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Employees greet customers as they enter the Omotesando store

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Two women hold a pillow emblazoned with a picture of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs as they wait in line in Tokyo

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A woman buys an iPhone X that is already being resold on a street in Hong Kong

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New owners of the iPhone X show off their boxed phones in Sydney

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A man is applauded by staff after buying one of the first iPhone Xs in Beijing

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