Written by Chip World on 29/02/2008 at 11:41:
Argon: about faulty chips
Should you have you bought a Wii after the argon and the following is
Installation shown, the chip is faulty (which is a production error)!
Here is the error description:
First The chip can be flash, but breaks off at the Verifying and following error message occurs:
Verifying FPGA - Array
Verify 0 failed
Row Number: 1243
Second The LED is not lit and when flashing the following message:
"IDCODE = ffffffff
STAPL_IDCODE = 2a121cf
The chips were exchanged by the relevant dealers without problems
be because the production error was confirmed by Infectus Team
and will replace any defective chips.
There are approximately 10% of the affected chips extradited