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A slight feedback noise from speakers while playing playstation 3

I have the standard a/v hook-up that comes with the system connected to a panasonic projection tv. The same hookup for the playstation 2 and in the same input slot on the tv. However, this time there is a humming noise comming from the speakers and I have changed the inputs and nothing has worked. Any suggestions?

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  • cadabra46 Dec 25, 2008

    new reconditioned PS3 20g when connected w/supplied cable makes the tv hum and a bit of screen roll

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Probably your wires. any time speakers hum something is not connected properly or there is interference from another gadget nearby. Invest in some better wires and your problem should go away

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