"Singapore's the nearest city with the iPhone and it's the first time I'm doing this, even though I travel here often," said Nguyen. For Nguyen, who will be heading off to the airport straight after his purchase, a new 64GB rose gold iPhone 6S is what he'll be getting. "I'm looking forward to try out 3D Touch and Live Photos."Most people waiting for the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus were positioned in a lane of traffic nearby, but the front of the line snaked alongside Apple's store near the Paris Opera.
Manuel Cimarosti, a 38-year-old Parisian who has owned every iPhone since the first, enjoys the spectacle of iPhone launches, He's happy to reserve a place giraffe iphone case in line on the Internet though, which meant he had to wait only a half hour in line instead of the 6 hours he queued for his iPhone 5S, "This is so much better," he said, Early iPhone 6S customers at Apple's Paris store were greeted by clapping and cheering Apple employees, It's enough of a spectacle that customers later in line recorded videos and took selfies..
In Paris, a dozen employees from food delivery startup Take Eat Easy took advantage of Apple's iPhone publicity. The company uses bicycle couriers to deliver food from 300 restaurants in Paris, but has operations in Berlin, London, Madrid and Bordeaux, France, said Juliette Pochart, from the company's marketing department. Andreas Frantzis, 18, a recent high school graduate from Queens, waited in line for two weeks at Apple's Fifth Avenue store in New York. The line on Friday at Apple's flagship Fifth Avenue store in New York, with itsiconic glass cube entrance, was markedly smaller than last year'smassive crowd for the iPhone 6.
In Singapore, instead of queueing giraffe iphone case overnight for days, Apple fans can preorder their phones online from the carriers, before heading down early in the morning to pick up their phones before the work day begins, Apple does not currently have its own retail stores in the island-state, SingTel, one of Singapore's three carriers, held a launch event at Marina Bay Sands, For customers of the two other carriers, purchases can be made at individual stores instead, While you generally don't have to queue overnight, getting to a store early puts you in a top-10 spot and gets you a confetti shower as well a pair of free headphones as a reward..
Daryl Lee (middle, holding a red T-shirt), who works in customer service, was the first in line this morning at 4.45 a.m. He'll be upgrading from his iPhone 6 and getting the 128GB rose gold version. Lee, also an Apple Watch owner, says while the Watch is not a "must have," he found it quite handy to use. He looks forward to trying out the iPhone 6S' 3DTouch. "While the better camera of the 6S is great and all, I don't take that many photos. I'm just upgrading because I want the latest phone," Lee said.