Tech addicts across New York have already started queuing outside Apple’s flagship store on Fifth Avenue ahead of next week’s expected iPhone 6 launch.

Hardcore Apple fans have been camped outside the shop since last Saturday, August 31st, despite the fact that the new phone is not expected to hit stores until September 19th.

The expectant customers will be queuing for another 15 days, with rumours abounding that some people have actually been paid by Apple fans to sit in the queue for them while they are at work.

Absolute mental cases would be the phrase that springs to mind – honestly why we ever upgraded from the Nokia 3310 is an absolute mystery. That little beauty had Snake 2…