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Topic # 152424 25-Sep-2014 22:22
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Not getting an IPhone myself however I always enjoy seeing how many people are lined up, what the atmosphere is like etc. If you are in line post some pictures or videos!!

What's it like? Any free food?

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  Reply # 1137888 25-Sep-2014 22:37
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A friend is at the vodafone launch at Westfield riccarton mall in christchurch

 



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  Reply # 1137891 25-Sep-2014 22:40
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Is that a couch I see?

Very nice.

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  Reply # 1137893 25-Sep-2014 22:42
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Awesome!!




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  Reply # 1137895 25-Sep-2014 22:45
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I went to the 4S midnight launch in Auckland.  Lift+ Girls, Blankets, Coffee....  we were treated pretty well by Vodafone.




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  Reply # 1137903 25-Sep-2014 23:02
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I would love to go to one of these events when I eventually upgrade my 5S, but not if it means I have to sign a 24 month contract.

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  Reply # 1137911 25-Sep-2014 23:15
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I guess it's too late to go now as there won't be stock, or would you still go? Can't I just order it from the Apple store tomorrow? or won't they have stock?

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  Reply # 1137915 25-Sep-2014 23:25
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lNomNoml: I guess it's too late to go now as there won't be stock, or would you still go? Can't I just order it from the Apple store tomorrow? or won't they have stock?


Guess I will find out in 45mins but keen to know if I should stay up and buy at midnight from Apple online or will they not be available until Morning (9am?) 

If anyone is in the know do share..

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  Reply # 1137916 25-Sep-2014 23:39
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Who the hell goes and lines up for a phone at midnight? Just order it through the Apple online store at 11am tomorrow morning.

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  Reply # 1137918 25-Sep-2014 23:51
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You people all know you can only buy it on a contract at the moment right?

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  Reply # 1137945 26-Sep-2014 06:14
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Yabanize: A friend is at the vodafone launch at Westfield riccarton mall in christchurch 



Anyone else notice that these iPhone passionate lucky few are (almost) all on their phones? :)

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  Reply # 1137946 26-Sep-2014 06:20
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Riggleby: Who the hell goes and lines up for a phone at midnight? Just order it through the Apple online store at 11am tomorrow morning.


When you order it from Apple at 11am there will be a wait likely or over a month.

Besides it isn't as much about lining up it is more a social outing, something to do, a bit of fun.

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  Reply # 1137959 26-Sep-2014 07:13
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I'm waiting in Starbucks while my emoji is in the queue for the Queen Street store in Auckland. Does that count? Hahaha




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  Reply # 1137970 26-Sep-2014 08:01
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dickytim:
Riggleby: Who the hell goes and lines up for a phone at midnight? Just order it through the Apple online store at 11am tomorrow morning.


When you order it from Apple at 11am there will be a wait likely or over a month.

Besides it isn't as much about lining up it is more a social outing, something to do, a bit of fun.


last year it was only a few days

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  Reply # 1137981 26-Sep-2014 08:34
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tardtasticx: I'm waiting in Starbucks while my emoji is in the queue for the Queen Street store in Auckland. Does that count? Hahaha


Cant say I agree with the whole emoji thing, I don't think its fair on those that are willing to queue the old fashioned way. Its just not cricket old boy.




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