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July 25, 2003
Notice of share buy back on the Tokyo Stock Exchange to reserve shares
for shareholders who wish to increase their shares to one unit (100 shares)
With regard to the share buy back pursuant
to Article 210 of the Commercial Code, Sony has purchased
its own shares on the Tokyo Stock Exchange as follows:
| (1) Purchase
| (2) Purpose:
shares to be sold to shareholders upon their requests
to purchase shares in order to increase their shares
to one unit (100 shares)
of Shares Purchased:
purchased on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
Authorization made at the ordinary general meeting of shareholders
held on June 20, 2003:
Common Stock and shares of Subsidiary Tracking Stock
linked to Sony Communication Network Corporation ("Tracking
Up to 90,000,000 shares
Tracking Stock: Up to 300,000 shares
Up to 400 billion yen
Tracking Stock: Up to 1 billion yen
| (Note) As of July 25, 2003, the above transaction is the only share buy back carried out by Sony pursuant to the above authorization.