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ASUS RT-AC3200 Please Help .Repair SOLVED!!!!

Discussion in 'ASUS AC Routers & Adapters' started by DjDecibel, May 12, 2018.

  1. DjDecibel

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  3. RMerlin

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    If it's not there then it means the router doesn't need it. That chip was probably used by a previous hardware revision.
     
  4. AndreiV

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    That chip has never been present on the AC3200.
     
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    You are wrong, this chip is powered PEX8603. U901 is a voltage regulator at 3.3V or 1.8V

    Without chip U901, the router will not work

    the router fell and this chip U901 fell off


    https://www28.zippyshare.com/v/wno8VdaX/file.html


    PLEASE MAKE FOTO for me
     
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    Exactly , the chip isn't there on any image of that board.

    IF the router fell to the floor and the impact was so great that a chip , which would be soldered in place fell off , then the chances of that router ever working again are very small indeed.

    An impact of that level would certainly damage many other components , personally I wouldn't waste time on it.
     
  9. DjDecibel

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    Just Please make a photo, the chip is on all board revisions ( https://foxnetwork.ru/index.php/36-reviews/reviews/201-asus-rt-ac3200
    https://www.techbang.com/posts/24344
    http://koolshare.cn/thread-2403-1-1.html )


    the router is partially working, only the part for which it is responsible pex8603 ( u901 power suply for pex8603 ) does not work


     
  10. ColinTaylor

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    Is that really surprising? You're asking people to completely disassemble their router, voiding the warrantee and potentially damaging it.
     
  11. DjDecibel

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    I repaired my router. Missing chip calculated by neighboring elements

    P.S. And the wise people who wrote that this chip U901 is not - a big hello

    the topic can be closed ...
     
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