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HD feed problem

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I have the Philips 30PW850H HDTV - it's a HD monitor. I have it connected to a Motorola HD set-top box using a video component cable (RGB standard, high quality). There are 2 sets of jacks on the back of the TV that are for RGB - one for AV1 and one for AV4. When I plug the cable into either set and then tune AV1 or AV4 on my TV, I get a black screen and my TV makes a strange buzzing noise that repeats over and over at different pitches. It's almost like it's trying to tune it in and can't process the signal.

I've had this TV working with a Comcast HD cable feed before, but I moved recently and now have Verizon. Could it be that something is broken in the TV? I've already tried different cables and Verizon says the box is fine. Any ideas?

Thanks in advance.

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This tv can only process 480p and 1080i as hdtv signal. Check your motorola to see if it is outputing something like 720p....

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