Title

Audio Pre-Amp

Description

Tiny, black metal chip, a few centimeters long with white etchings of data

Identifier

U7

Curator

NR

Other Marks or Symbols

015

Function

accepts audio from the AVE and boosts it to make it less sensitive to interference over long AV cables

Manufacturer

Microchip Technology Inc.

Country of Origin

United States

City of Origin

Carson, California

Assembly Location

AMPAM Parks Mechanical, 17036 Avalon Blvd., 90746

Evidence

In an online guide to the Wii motherboard, the description was written under the part name. The Microchip Technology Inc. logo was on the chip, as well as AMPAM. I simply went to both of their websites to confirm they made the piece, and the location as to where.

https://bitbuilt.net/forums/index.php?threads/wii-motherboard-anatomy-101.1286/

https://bitbuilt.net/forums/index.php?threads/shanks-wii-super-thread.216/

http://www.microchip.com/about-us/contact-us

http://www.ampam.com/about-us/

Collection:

Nintendo Wii


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Citation

“Audio Pre-Amp,” Mapping Our Devices, accessed October 24, 2020, http://maps.dgst101.net/items/show/251.

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