Apple Enthusiasts Ditch Their Wires in Favor of the New iPhone 7

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Apple CEO Tim Cook shows an iPhone 7 to performer Maddie Ziegler during an event to announce new products, Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016, in San Francisco.

In a bid to move consumers toward a more wireless world, Apple's newest iPhone went on sale today minus a standard headphone jack.

The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus do include wired headphones that plug into the phone's charging port but the company also unveiled a separate set of wireless buds called AirPods. The rechargeable ear buds are sold separately and will hit stores in late October.

Headphones of course are a must have item for a lot New Yorkers as they head out the door each day and the lack of a jack didn't stop eager consumers from lining up at stores around New York City.

"Mixed emotions," said Mike Cashman, who queue'd up at the Soho Apple store at 4 a.m.. "The downside is not being able to charge and listen to music at the same time. But I'm sure over time I will be fine."