Apple iPhone 5S, 5C Sydney launch: Gallery

Apple iPhone 5S, 5C Sydney launch: Gallery

Summary: The new Apple iPhones 5S and 5C launched on Friday morning in Sydney, with ZDNet there to capture the pictures and interview those who waited up to 20 hours in line.

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    The flagship Telstra store in Sydney also hosted a launch party, with a clock counting down the minutes and seconds until the release. Telstra announced its plan pricing for the new iPhones earlier this week.

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    First in line at the Telstra store, Chris Maloney (left), starting lining up at 4pm AEST on Thursday, and spent the morning of his 31st birthday purchasing the 5S.

  • (Image: Corinne Reichert/ZDNet)

    A Nokia Lumia user in the Telstra queue was obviously looking to upgrade to the iPhone.

Topics: Apple, iPhone, Telstra

Corinne Reichert

About Corinne Reichert

Corinne is sub-editor across all CBS Interactive sites, and joined the company after completing her degrees in Communications and Law, and undertaking a string of internships in law and journalism. Corinne is also a journalist for ZDNet.

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  • My first question?

    What's it like to have no life? I have never waited in line for a tech gadget and tonight would be no different.
    slickjim
  • Nokia Lumia 620

    Everywhere
    warex3d
    • And no one cared.

      If ya having phone troubles, I feel bad for ya, son.
      matthew_maurice
  • Proving Apple Wrong

    Never works. Just waiting on Microsoft to release the gold Lumia.
    adacosta38