Someone with a whole lot of money to spend almost $129,000 for the special 20th Anniversary model of the PS4 gaming console with serial number 00001. The bidder ended the bidding for charity for the first model of the special edition PS4 which comes in its original gray color with a final bid of ¥15,135,000 (about $129,000USD).
Sony had the bid in Japan on Yahoo Auctions, for the 00001 serial number model which is the first of the only 12,300 units coming off the production line. If you are surprised with the final bid, you should since even Sony was hand-over-mouth surprised as well.
A representative of Sony told the Wall Street Journal: “We appreciate all who participated in the auction and are surprised at the highest bid price, which was higher than our expectations”. The proceeds from the bid will go to a charity in Japan, Save The Children Japan.