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This LGBT charity auction proves one GayStation is worth 11 PS4s

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The Sony GayStation 4, a custom-painted rainbow PlayStation 4 auctioned by Swedish electronics retailer Webhallen for the Stockholm Pride Festival, was successfully sold for 28,300 Swedish kroner (around $4,118).

Comparatively, a typical PS4 console sells for $399 in North America, £349 in the U.K. and €399 in Europe.

The auction came to a close yesterday with 100 percent of proceeds set to be given to the RFSL Newcomers, a charity supporting LGBTQ refugees and migrants who have fled persecution based on sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

Webhallen begans its auction of the 500 GB PS4  which included four games late last month. The description on Webhallen's auction page includes a comment on the company's inclusive stance on video games: "On Webhallen, we are gamers in heart and mind, keen that as many as possible have the opportunity to feel welcome and enjoy the world's largest and fastest growing interest: TV & computer games."

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