22 February 2010

C-200 is cured!

After consulting with Network Media Tank forum http://www.networkedmediatank.com/ and Popcorn Hour support I tested my unit by using external Chieftec 850W (bah...) ATX power supply. C-200 woke up from coma and the problem was located. Popcorn Hour C-200 PSU was simply dead. After few letters back and forth with Popcorn I decided, that best way to get equipment up and running again is to repair it myself and let them ship only PSU. People from http://www.networkedmediatank.com/ told, that RMA is really long process, together with shipping almost 2-3 months in some cases. So, I accepted self repair option.

Got new PSU today, changed it in 7 minutes and C-200 is running better than ever again :) New PSU is a bit differently labelled, but internals seemed quite similar, as much as I disovered under the hood.

I have to say, that Popcorn Hour web-based support in top-notch. Didn't have any problem with delays or other.


Taavi said...

Kolleegile saadeti uus pult u 2,5 nädalaga.

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Anonymous said...

Hi. My PSU is dead. Where did you bought the new one? I have to change it.

oki said...

Mul suri tõenäoliselt ka C200 toiteplokk ära. Kas saaksid teada anda kust kohast sa omale asenduse said?

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