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PS3 static on screen

Ok, I have an LG 32" 1080p tv. It has a PS3 hooked up to it through an HDMI cable, the PS3 is set to 1080p and it looks like i have static on the television, this only happens when the PS3 is sending out a 1080p signal, when i change it to 1080i the static goes away. The static also goes away once you put a movie in as well. The static looks like when your cable signal is bad on your tv, not completely static, but some. I have tried 3 different HDMI cables, and all did the same thing except the $100 monster cable my friend let me use, and I really don't feel like spending that kind of money, does anybody have any ideas? Thanks!

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It sounds like you're carrying interference to your TV. Try moving you station away from any power source. Make sure your hdmi cable is away from any power as well. This may also be a ground issue. Plug your ps3 power brick into a different outlet.

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