Question about Audio Players & Recorders
I have to agree with thecarse56 I have the same problem, only I've already disassebled mine. It
locks up when ever there is a "change" (ie synching, charging) to what it is doing at the moment. It works open, (until firware has to think) but not when put back together. This points to a 'pressure' problem.
If you haven't voided your warranty like me...send it in for repair.
Posted on Jan 27, 2009
Mine has a sort of the same prob. i Think mine might be the USB cable. but my prob is that when i hook it up, it either takes forever for the computer to notice it or it doesn't show up at all. When i first got it, it would automatically be picked up by the computer, but now, it barely, if not gets picked up at all. :'( im soo sad i hope this is not the end.
Posted on Nov 05, 2008
Same walkman, same problem. Mine is still in the 1 year warranty period and was repaired for free. I thought it might be the battery, but was wrong. Invoice that the authorized Sony repair depot showed they changed a board that would have cost me $224.00. Lost most of what was downloaded to it.
I then purchased a 2 year extended warranty for $24.00.
Posted on Oct 14, 2008
SOURCE: MY SONY NWZ-S615F got dropped...
Mine has been doing the same thing. There is a reset button that I have been pushing (near the plug), but when I plug mine in to an external charger it locks up again.
Still looking for a solution.
Posted on May 07, 2008
Mine was doing the exact same thing.. like i kept pluggin it in and when it said recharge i kept hitting reset on the bottom and it actually worked ... like it didnt the first few times i havent used it becuz of that but dont let the batttery die or its gonna keep doing it. so try to keep it on so it wont freeze any more hope this helped
mines chargin right now i just fixed it.
Posted on Apr 10, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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