NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) —  It was 10 years ago today that Apple released its first iPhone.

Since then Apple has sold  more than 1.2 billion iPhones.

The iPhone’s highly anticipated debut came almost six months after the late Steve Jobs unveiled it.

Across the country people camped out for days just to be among the first to get their hands on one.

The 2007 price? About $500.

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