NOTICE TO THE HOLDERS OF THE OUTSTANDING Sony Corporation (the “Company”) ¥150,000,000,000 Zero Coupon Convertible Bonds due 2017 (the “Bonds”)

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NOTICE TO THE HOLDERS OF THE OUTSTANDING

Sony Corporation (the “Company”)

¥150,000,000,000 Zero Coupon Convertible Bonds due 2017 (the “Bonds”)

(ISIN: XS0855103122 Common Code: 085510312)

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to the holders (“Bondholders”) of the outstanding ¥150,000,000,000 Zero Coupon Convertible Bonds due 2017 (ISIN: XS0855103122 Common Code: 085510312) (the “Bonds”) that the Company will redeem all of the outstanding Bonds at 100% of their principal amount in accordance with Condition 7.3 of the Terms and Conditions of the Bonds and the Bonds will be cancelled thereafter.

In accordance with the Terms and Conditions of the Bonds:

Redemption date:       January 30, 2015    
Redemption amount per Bond of JPY20,000,000: JPY20,000,000
Amounts of Bonds outstanding as at December 17, 2014: JPY14,460,000,000
Closing Price of the Shares as at December 17, 2014: JPY2,365
Conversion Price as at December 18, 2014: JPY957
Last day for requesting conversion: 3:00pm (London time), January 27, 2015

The Bonds are currently admitted to the official list of the UK Listing Authority and to the London Stock Exchange’s Regulated Market. Following redemption, the Bonds will no longer be outstanding and, accordingly, will cease to be listed.

Capitalised terms used herein not otherwise defined herein have the meanings set out in the Terms and Conditions of the Bonds.

This notice is given by

Sony Corporation

December 18, 2014

Short Name: Sony Corp
Category Code: MSC
Sequence Number: 445425
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20141217T142921+0000

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