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My tv shows its's geting 1080i only

I have a Mitsubishi WD-65731 and after hooking up the PS3 and playing 4 Brothers blu ray disc, the info button on the tv shows 1080i. Mitsu rep says it's plug and play and should indicate 180p if it is receiving such a signal. I set up the PS3 to output 1080p in the menu. Is there anything that I may have missed? Thanks.

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Re: My tv shows its's geting 1080i only

You must have the HDMI cable to view Blu-Rays in 1080p, with a component cable the console downgrades the signal to 1080i for some reason.

Posted on Sep 22, 2007

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Re: My tv shows its's geting 1080i only

1080p signal... THE MITSU. WD-65731 has a resolution of 1080p its just the res your PS3 is pumping into your screen is loaded with a little bit more pixels than you 1080p res MITSU. I suggest getting a MITSU WD-57731 since it has a 1080P/24 input. and has great clarity and HD ample for the BD of your PS3. however the differences in picture rate and quality is very small. goodluck.

Posted on Sep 22, 2007

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The problem is all in the settings. You probably have a 1080i television that cannot display in 1080p. To fix this go to the main menu and go to:


Video Settings

Then Blu Ray Disc and make it turn the Display BD in 1080p 24hz or whatever. Once you do that, start the Blu Ray Disc again, and you should be able to watch it. This all happened because your tv doesn't display 1080p.

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