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Astro Mixamp Troubleshooting
Astro Mixamp is a popular mid-range amplifier designed for enhancing video game experience. It can be paired with PC and all other video game consoles.
- Device Will Not Power On
- Audio Distortion
- Adjusting Dial Fails to Work
- Control Buttons Fail to Respond
Device Will Not Power On ¶
The device will not power on when connected to the USB charging cable.
Damaged USB Port ¶
Dropping the device can cause the USB port to disconnect from the motherboard. The USB port may need to be replaced or be re-soldered to the motherboard. Use this guide to replace the port.
Defective USB Charging Cable ¶
The USB charging cable may not be functioning properly and will not charge the Mixamp device. The cable will need to be replaced with a new charging cable.
Audio Distortion ¶
The audio is not audible or is distorted.
Poor Cable Connection ¶
There may be a loose cable connection with the Mixamp or other device. Try disconnecting and reconnecting all cables.
Defective Cable ¶
Though unlikely, the headphones in use may not be operating correctly. Try connecting a different pair to the Mixamp device.
Faulty Motherboard ¶
If the audio is still distorted there may be a broken connection in the amplifier motherboard. This guide will replace the motherboard completely.
Adjusting Dial Fails to Work ¶
Settings cannot be adjusted effectively using the panel dials.
Residue Build Up in Dial ¶
The panel dial may be sticking or not rotating properly. A buildup of dust or other material can be affecting the dial performance. Use the Panel Dial Replacement Guide to disassemble the dial, then clean and reassemble the device.
Panel Dial is Missing ¶
If a panel dial is missing, replace it using the Panel Dial Replacement Guide.
Motherboard Issues ¶
If the dial fails to respond the connections to the motherboard may be damaged, replace the amplifier motherboard.
Control Buttons Fail to Respond ¶
Device doesn’t respond when control buttons are pressed .
Control Buttons are Stuck ¶
The control buttons of the device may be affected by a buildup of residue. If the buttons are toggled but don't return to their original positions, the problem can be fixed with the control button replacement guide.
Motherboard Issues ¶
If the buttons are not stucking, there may be a broken connection to the motherboard. Replacing the motherboard will be necessary in this case.