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p2daz
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Default Totally dead S2?

Ok, I've got a dead S2, showing the Black screen of Death, I can get into Download Mode though.
I have tried flashing new roms and Pit Files with ODIN but whilst everything seems to be working to a point when it just hangs - possibly where it is starting to write to NAND.

I've tried different leads, different versions of Odin, Different PC's different roms etc, spent 2 days trying allsorts basically to no avail.

I have ordered a JIG to see if it helps but don't hold much hope out..

I think the NAND is screwed and needs a JTAG visit.

Any ideas?
 
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JTAG won't work, and what's a jig going to do when you can already get into download mode ? (that's what a jig does; gets you into DL mode) Replace motherboard (give you've tried all the stuff you say you've tried and it hasn't worked) or new phone.

Edit - If it were me though, I'd find Hopper8's 'Odin troubleshooting' thread & try the stuff in the thread over & over given I'd be likely looking at a new phone anyway I.E it can't hurt to try.
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I've been through hoppers guide a few times before with no luck...

Resigned myself to the fact it's no good, looking. For a parts phone on eBay.

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