Anyone have iPhone launch camping experience in Annapolis area?

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chris

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I live in NY, but it's looking more and more like I'll be in the Annapolis, MD area for the next iPhone launch. That assuming we get a launch sometime soon. I was curious if anyone has camped out at any particular mall or store. What can I expect? Outdoors? Indoors? What stores have the most stock?
 

Europa

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That's the store (Annapolis Mall) where Kev waited in line for his 3G and 3GS. I think he's planning on having the iPhone 5 delivered, though.
 

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The stores in Md seemed to me to be under stocked. You are much better off ordering online. I intend to. Last time I camped out was for the 3G outside of the Frederick AT&T store. They only had enough devices on hand for the first 15 people. They had over 50 people waiting.

I've ordered online for the last two gens an had no problem.


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Napoleon PhoneApart

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I've camped out twice at the store at the Annapolis Mall. No problems getting one. As a matter of fact, when I showed up at about 6:00 am to get the 3GS, I wound up being #4 in line. The online ordering had taken a big chunk of the camping folks. If I can, I'd be glad to meet you out there.
 

chris

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I've camped out twice at the store at the Annapolis Mall. No problems getting one. As a matter of fact, when I showed up at about 6:00 am to get the 3GS, I wound up being #4 in line. The online ordering had taken a big chunk of the camping folks. If I can, I'd be glad to meet you out there.
Cool. Do they allow you to stay inside overnight or will I need my foul weather gear?