Smashed or Flattened BGA

Smashed or Flattened BGA or Ball Grid Array's are caused by multiple reasons including the following:

• Incorrect trays • Mishandeling devices
• Devices were placed on trays that have foreign material under the device • Damaged during re-ball process
• Picking a device up without the proper tool • Dropping the device

 

Smashed BGA Flattened BGA
Flattened BGA or Ball Grid Array Flat BGA