New iPhone hits shelves

2008-07-11 05:20:55 GMT       2008-07-11 13:20:55 (Beijing Time)       Xinhua English

Taichiro Nakamura poses with his iPhone 3G purchased near the Softbank Corp flagship store in Tokyo's Omotesando shopping district, Janpan, July 11, 2008. The new iPhone is expected to attract hordes of buyers when it goes on sale on Friday in more than 20 countries, helping Apple Inc handily beat its target to sell 10 million of them by the end of 2008. (Xinhua/Reuters Photo)

One of the first iPhone buyers in Switzerland poses for photographers next to Apple's new iPhone 3G as it went on sale in Zurich, Switzerland, early July 11, 2008. The new iPhone is expected to attract hordes of buyers when it goes on sale on Friday in more than 20 countries, helping Apple Inc handily beat its target to sell 10 million of them by the end of 2008. (Xinhua/Reuters Photo)

Brett Howell, the first iPhone buyer in Australia, poses with his iPhone purchase after it goes on sale in a store in central Sydney July 11, 2008. The new iPhone is expected to attract hordes of buyers when it goes on sale on Friday in more than 20 countries, helping Apple Inc handily beat its target to sell 10 million of them by the end of 2008. (Xinhua/Reuters Photo)

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