All hail the new iPhone 5: Fans queue in London

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Missed the excitement of queuing in line for the Apple iPhone 5? Join Techworld as we relive the excitement through pictures and videos.

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All hail the new iPhone 5: Fans queue in London

Missed the excitement of queuing in line for the Apple iPhone 5? Join Techworld as we relive the excitement through pictures and videos.

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There's a new iPhone out!

Fans started queuing up outside London's Regent Street Apple Store from last Thursday onwards. This was how the queue looked this morning.

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Waiting for a good cause

Meet Richard Wheatcroft and George Horne, who were first and second in line queuing to buy the new iPhone 5. They are part of a new trend of people who queue in order to raise awareness for charity. Wheatcroft was raising funds for the Hope Boutique Bakery, a charity for vulnerable women, while Horne helped to document the experience.

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Familiar faces in the crowd

Super fans Zohalib Ali and Ali Tarighi arrived last Friday, in third and fourth position in the queue. Zohalib was the first person in the queue for the new iPad (2012) in March.

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Samsung making fun of Apple iPhone 5 fans

Ali Zohalib is a true Apple fan. When asked about the patent battles between Apple and Samsung, he replied, "Samsung is going down! Nokia is going down! The iPhone is going up!" Samsung don't agree - check out their hilarious Apple iPhone 5 queue ad here.

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The iPhone at last!

George Horne stands triumphantly holding the iPhone 5 outside the Apple Store in London Regent Street. If you'd like to watch an interview with them and other Apple fans outside the Store, click here.

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