Form 6-K

                             WASHINGTON, D. C. 20549

                                    FORM 6-K

                        REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER

                      Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 of

                       the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

                         For the month of June, 2005
                        Commission File Number: 001-06439

                                SONY CORPORATION
                 (Translation of registrant's name into English)


                    (Address of principal executive offices)

          The registrant files annual reports under cover of Form 20-F.

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant  files or will file annual reports
under cover of Form 20-F or Form 40-F,

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contained  in this  Form is  also  thereby  furnishing  the  information  to the
Commission pursuant to Rule 12g3-2(b) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934,
Yes No X

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connection with Rule 12g3-2(b):82-______


Pursuant  to the  requirements  of the  Securities  Exchange  Act of  1934,  the
registrant  has duly  caused  this  report  to be  signed  on its  behalf by the
undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.

                                                            SONY CORPORATION

                                         By:  /s/  Katsumi Ihara    

                                             Katsumi Ihara
                                             Executive Deputy President, 
                                             Group Chief Strategy Officer and
                                             Chief Financial Officer

Date: June 20, 2005

List of materials

Documents attached hereto:

i) A press release regarding: Sony Communication Network Corporation
   announces revision of Consolidated Forecast for the current Fiscal Year

                                                               Sony Corporation
                                                          6-7-35 Kita-shinagawa
                                                                Tokyo, 141-0001

                                                                  June 20, 2005
                                                                    No. 05-032E

                                                 Company name: Sony Corporation
                        Representative's title and name: Chairman Nobuyuki Idei
                          (stock code: 6758 Tokyo Stock Exchange First Section)
                                                    (tracking stock subsidiary)
                           Company name: Sony Communication Network Corporation
            Representative's title and name: Representative Director, Corporate
                                 Executive Officer, President Kenichiro Yoshida
                        (stock code: 6758-5 Tokyo Stock Exchange First Section)
                   For inquiries: Corporate Executive Officer Masanao Yoshimura

                     Sony Communication Network Corporation
                Announces Revision of Consolidated Forecast for
                            The Current Fiscal Year

Sony Communication Network Corporation (hereinafter, the "SCN Group"), a
subsidiary of which the performance is linked to tracking stock issued by Sony
Corporation, announced today the following revisions to the forecast for its
consolidated results for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2006. The previous
forecast was announced on June 1, 2005 when SCN announced revision its
consolidated results for the year ended March 31, 2006.

1. The SCN Group announces the following revisions to the forecast for the
   year ending March 31, 2006 (the period from April 1, 2005 to March 31, 2006).

                                                               (millions of yen)
                      Sales    Operating Income   Ordinary Income   Net Income

Prior forecast (A)    43,500              1,300             1,500        7,500

Revised forecast (B)  43,500              1,300             1,500       10,800

Difference (B-A)           0                  0                 0       +3,300

Difference (%)             0                  0                 0        +44.0

(For reference)
Prior FY results      39,302              2,624             2,540        4,107

2. Reasons for the revised forecast:
   SCN Group today announced a revision of its financial results forecast for 
   the fiscal year 2005 due to the sale of 7,000 common stock (4.6% of 
   outstanding shares) of DeNA Co., Ltd.

   The sale has resulted in an extraordinary profit of 5,817 million yen. SCN 
   Group plans to use the funds generated from the stock sale for such areas as
   increasing its customer base and reinforcing its portal services. SCN Group
   continues to hold shares in DeNA and is committed to maintaining its 
   excellent cooperative relationship with this important business partner.

Cautionary statement:
Statements made in this release with respect to Sony Corporation and Sony
Communication Network's current plans, estimates, strategies and beliefs and
other statements that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements
about the future performance of SCN Group. These statements are based on
management's assumptions and beliefs in light of the information currently
available to it. Therefore, SCN Group cautions you that a number of important
risks and uncertainties could cause actual results to differ materially from
those discussed in the forward-looking statements, and therefore you should not
place undue reliance on them.