In pictures: iPhone 7 launch at Apple store Mall of the Emirates in Dubai

Apple's global iPhone launch was marked by excitement and frustration as fans queued to find scarce models of the coveted smartphone
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A customer poses with his iPhone 7 at a US tech-giant Apple store during the launch of the new iPhones on September 17, 2016, at the Mall of the Emirates in Dubai. Apple's global iPhone launch was marked by excitement and frustration as fans queued to find scarce models of the coveted smartphone. (Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images)
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Employees welcome customers at a US tech-giant Apple store during the launch of the new iPhones on September 17, 2016, at the Mall of the Emirates in Dubai. Apple's global iPhone launch was marked by excitement and frustration as fans queued to find scarce models of the coveted smartphone. (Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images)
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iPhone boxes are seen at a US tech-giant Apple store during the launch of the new iPhones on September 17, 2016, at the Mall of the Emirates in Dubai. Apple's global iPhone launch was marked by excitement and frustration as fans queued to find scarce models of the coveted smartphone. (Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images)
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Customers gather at a US tech-giant Apple store during the launch of the new iPhones on September 17, 2016, at the Mall of the Emirates in Dubai. Apple's global iPhone launch was marked by excitement and frustration as fans queued to find scarce models of the coveted smartphone. (Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images)
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Customers are welcomed as they enter a US tech-giant Apple store during the launch of the new iPhones on September 17, 2016, at the Mall of the Emirates in Dubai. Apple's global iPhone launch was marked by excitement and frustration as fans queued to find scarce models of the coveted smartphone. (Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images)
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Customers queue outside a US tech-giant Apple store during the launch of the new iPhones on September 17, 2016, at the Mall of the Emirates in Dubai. Apple's global iPhone launch was marked by excitement and frustration as fans queued to find scarce models of the coveted smartphone. (Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images)
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Customers gather at a US tech-giant Apple store during the launch of the new iPhones on September 17, 2016, at the Mall of the Emirates in Dubai. Apple's global iPhone launch was marked by excitement and frustration as fans queued to find scarce models of the coveted smartphone. (Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images)
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Customers gather at a US tech-giant Apple store during the launch of the new iPhones on September 17, 2016, at the Mall of the Emirates in Dubai. Apple's global iPhone launch was marked by excitement and frustration as fans queued to find scarce models of the coveted smartphone. (Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images)
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Customers gather at a US tech-giant Apple store during the launch of the new iPhones on September 17, 2016, at the Mall of the Emirates in Dubai. Apple's global iPhone launch was marked by excitement and frustration as fans queued to find scarce models of the coveted smartphone. (Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images)
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Customers gather at a US tech-giant Apple store during the launch of the new iPhones on September 17, 2016, at the Mall of the Emirates in Dubai. Apple's global iPhone launch was marked by excitement and frustration as fans queued to find scarce models of the coveted smartphone. (Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images)
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Customers gather at a US tech-giant Apple store during the launch of the new iPhones on September 17, 2016, at the Mall of the Emirates in Dubai. Apple's global iPhone launch was marked by excitement and frustration as fans queued to find scarce models of the coveted smartphone. (Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images)
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Customers queue outside a US tech-giant Apple store during the launch of the new iPhones on September 17, 2016, at the Mall of the Emirates in Dubai. Apple's global iPhone launch was marked by excitement and frustration as fans queued to find scarce models of the coveted smartphone. (Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images)
Sun 18 Sep 2016 11:16 AM