Powell cuts the ribbon and walks to the service counter to begin the lengthy process of credit checks. All in all this process took 20 minutes — leaving 200 iPhone fanatics freezing outside in the cold night air.
Is this the first person in Sydney to own the iPhone?
While the official first place holder was delayed during his purchase, this gentleman was approved and first to leave the store with the iPhone. While not officially first, we imagine he'll be dining out on this story for years to come.