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Headphone port broken?

My brother dropped my Zen Microphoto and at first i was worried it was broken, but then it seemed to work fine after re-loading the music library which it did automatically and very quickly. the library works fine, as does playback, seemingly, however, i think there's a problem with the headphone port (i think something's come loose) so i cant actually hear it play. I know it's not the headphone's that are broken, so I'm wondering if the problem's fixable and if its worth fixing or not. Should I bother getting it fixed, or would it be easier and cheaper just to get a new one?

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Most of the time you can just solder the headphone jack back on if you have a good soldering iron and skill to do so otherwise you have to send it in
http://www.zenrepair.com/Zen/index.jsp

Posted on Dec 15, 2007

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