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PS3 does not work in 1080p

I have a 32 inch LG3270. it is capable of 1080p. but when i turn on my ps3, it works fine for a few moments. then suddenly it flickers and the sound goes in and out.

i went into video settings, and told the ps3 to output video thru the HDMI on everything but 1080p. the flickering and audio drop stops. as soon as i turn 1080p back on, the flickering returns.

why would this happen?

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My ps3 didn't like a HDMI connection very much. I tried the Composite input cables and they worked great with no screen flicker.

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Posted on Feb 13, 2009

  • Captain Jake Feb 13, 2009

    is it a plasma tv?



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