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iPad devotees waiting in line in China, Germany, Australia and U.S.
Customers look at Apple's new iPad one of their stores in Paris
Departmental store worker smiles as she carries new iPads to customers in Manhattan.
People line up at store in Berlin as they wait for the start of the sale of Apple's new iPad.
Man holds up new iPad after being first to purchase one at a store in Berlin.
They’re out there
The iPad went on sale in 10 cities around the world today. The most determined buyers were there, of course – some having waited for 48 hours – and so, too, were Reuters news photographers.
People wait on street in front of Apple store in Munich
Man uses his iPad to photograph customers who have slept outside a store for 48 hours waiting to buy the new one.
What all the fuss is about?
Line near Covent Garden in central London
Customer holds up his iPad at an Apple store in Hong Kong.
Customers wait in line to buy at store in Manhattan.
Department store worker in Manhattan gets down to business.
Man wearing cardboard hat depicting new iPad in front of Apple Store Ginza in Tokyo.
People waiting to buy a new iPad tablet queue in front of an Apple store in Sydney.