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Mainland Chinese wait all night outside Apple store for release of iPhone 4S

It's interesting that the iPhone is manufactured in mainland China, but locals weren't able to buy the phone until today.

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Chinese people wait outside an Apple store all night before the mainland release of iPhone 4S on Jan. 13, 2012 in Beijing, China. Apple recently announced iPhone 4S will be released in China and 21 other countries on Jan. 13.

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The Apple staff change the iPhone 4S display at the Apple store in Beijing.

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Chinese policemen draw the cordon as people wait outside an Apple store.

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