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Blue ray disc on Ps3 does not look high definition

I have a Sharp Aquos 1080p that my Ps3 is connected to with an HDMI cable but when I put a BD movie the picture is blurry, Regular movies look allot better. Games on my TV look awesome It's just the BD movies that look terrible. I looked at other peoples problems and ive tried to mess with the settings but no luck. Hope someone can help.

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If your TV has a 120 mhz setting, turn it off. My blu-rays (and some regular DVDs) were having problems as well, but this solved it. Basically, the 120 mhz setting is just too good, even for a PS3.

The setting may have other names, but whatever it's called on your TV, it's responsible for providing extra scaling/processing from the source (your PS3).

Also, make sure your PS3 is NOT set to double-scale. "Normal" is just fine.

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