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Acoustic Solutions 26'' HD TV cannot play PS3 blue ray films

Games all work fine but cannot get any films to play - All I get is a blank screen with no sound. I have tried Blue Ray films which even say suitable for PS3. Don't seem to be able to change any settings on PS3 or TV to make them work.

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  • andy_bulloug Apr 01, 2009

    Thanks for your help - took a bit of fiddling but it did work so can now watch blue rays films in fantastic quality

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I have recently brought the same TV and had the same problem but I've mangaed to find a soultion.

The automatic setting for Blu Ray on PS3 is Full HD (1080p) but the Acoustic Solutions TV is HD ready (720p). For PS3 games it will automattically change settings for you to 720p. This is why this works straight away but Blu Ray doesn't.

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You need to plug in your PS3 using the scart contection, then on the ps3 menu go to settings > display settings > HDMI. You will then need to attach the HDMI cable and manually set up
HDMI by checking the 720p option and deselect 1080p.

That should then play Blu Rays too. You don't lose too much quality as 720p works nearly as well as 1080p on smaller TVs.

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I set up my ps3 to my tv plug, in scart in, but nothing, my ps2 works fine, the tv is acoustic solutions. please help

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