The Samsung Galaxy S3 is a multi-touch, slate-format smartphone with eye-tracking ability, increased storage, and a wireless charging option.

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How to repair the SGS3 USB charger

The USB charger that came with my cell (gt i9300) stopped working the second i used it with a cheap USB wire, is there anyway to fix/repait the charger, i opened it up, couldnt find anything burnt. please tell me if its fixable or should i go to buy a new 1

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If the charging port is broken you'll have to unsolder the current contact and resolder a new one.

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nope, the pin is in perfect condition, i have a feeling that the wire might have short some thing inside the charger, is there anyway to repair that?


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The charge port will have to be replaced. 100% sure. We do several of these a week. If you do not have soldering experience then I would not recommend trying this repair. It requires a microscope, soldering iron, and a heat gun. It is also a very difficult repair and it is easy to ruin the motherboard during the process. I would take the phone to a professional or get a new phone.

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