Video: Why people waited in line for the G1

CNET's Kara Tsuboi checked out the scene at the San Francisco store that sold the first G1 in the world.

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Most of the several dozen people waiting in line for the T-Mobile G1 gave two reasons for doing so: one, it's from Google; and two, it's not the iPhone. CNET's Kara Tsuboi checked out the scene at the San Francisco store that sold the first G1 in the world and checks to see if it really has the potential to be the "iPhone killer."

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