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ASUS A600CG

RF Hardware Trouble Shooting Guide

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Repair and Test Environment (*)

DUT

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RF Block Diagram

WIFI Antenna B1-Diversity Antenna

BCM 43362 SAW


Intel
CPU
BCM 2076
GPS Antenna

Transceiver
PM5745

GSM qual-band Tx
WCDMA B1/B2/B5/B8 Tx

DCS
DPX: B1,B2/PCS,B5/850,B8/900
SAW

Ant. switch

Main Antenna

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RF areas – Main Board (Top)

RF 2/3G

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RF areas – Main Board (Bottom)

WIFI B1 DRX

GPS WIFI/BT/GPS

RF 2/3G

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RF areas – Sub Board (Bottom)

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Key Component - 2/3G RF

VCTCXO

MMPA

Transceiver

PA
DC-DC

B8 DCS
SAW B1
DPX DPX

Antenna Antenna switch: U6301 B1 DPX: U6503


switch
B5 B2 Transceiver: U6401 B2 DPX: U6504
DPX DPX
VCTCXO: OSC6401 B5 DPX: U6505
PA DC-DC: U6501 B8 DXP: U6506
MMPA: U6502 DCS SAW: U6601

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Key Component – EGSM900

Tx Path
Rx Path

Transceiver

MMPA

Antenna
switch

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Key Component – GSM850

Tx Path
Rx Path

Transceiver

MMPA

Antenna
switch

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Key Component – DCS1800

Tx Path
Rx Path

Transceiver

MMPA

DCS
SAW

Antenna
switch

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Key Component – PCS1900

Tx Path
Rx Path

Transceiver

MMPA

Antenna
switch

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Key Component – Band1

Tx Path
Rx Path

Transceiver

MMPA

B1
DPX

Antenna
switch

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Key Component – Band2

Tx Path
Rx Path

Transceiver

MMPA

Antenna
switch
B2
DPX

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Key Component – Band5

Tx Path
Rx Path

Transceiver

MMPA

Antenna
switch
B5
DPX

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Key Component – Band8

Tx Path
Rx Path

Transceiver

MMPA

B8
DPX

Antenna
switch

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RF Block Diagram

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Key Component – GPS/WIFI

Band pass XTAL


Filter

WiFi
GPS Module
SAW
GPS Switch
LNA SP3T GPS/BT
Module
TCXO

GPS
SAW

WiFi Module: U4101 GPS SAW: U6801/U6803


GPS/BT Module: U4402 GPS LNA: U6802
TCXO: OSC4401
Switch SP3T: U6701
Band pass Filter: U6702

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Key Component – GPS

GPS
SAW
GPS
LNA GPS/BT
Module
GPS
SAW

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Key Component – WIFI/BT

WIFI Tx Path
WIFI Rx Path
BT Path

Band pass
Filter
WIFI
Module
Switch
SP3T GPS/BT
Module

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Board Level Test Procedure

Test Complete

Pass

Function Test Start


Pass Pass
Test Process Pass/Fail

Fail

NO Fail Check and


Check RF
Repair connector Re-Test Repair NG
Connector
function

YES

Re-download
Re-Test
image

Fail

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System Level Test Procedure

Test Complete

Pass

Function Test Start Check Assembly


Test Process Pass/Fail
Pass Pass part

Fail YES

NO Check Fail Check


Repair Antenna Antenna
Antenna Re-Test
Spring Spring Cover

YES NO

Re-download Change Antenna


Re-Test Cover
image

Fail

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