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Cannot output 1080p with a full hd 1080p hdtv

I definitley do have a FULL HD 1080p lcd tv and i bought a highly expensive hdmi cable and it is only outputting 1080i , please help someone

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  • Devon Patrick Adkins May 19, 2009

    na did'nt work the tv tried to pick up 1080p and stays blank.automatically it just brings you back to automatic or custom settings

  • Devon Patrick Adkins May 20, 2009

    dude lol, good one but obviousily i know that, maybe i'm not asking the question correctly, MY TV AND PS3 ARE ON and i can get a maximum output of 1080i but my dear freinds my hdtv supports 1080p even mp ps3 tries to output 1080p but my screen goes blank for 2 seconds then displays snowy white then goes balnk again then when it re - appears it shows the automatic and custom settings page. Hope this helps.

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In the settings menu, go to video settings. You can have the PS3 search for "optimal settings" This will tackle both video & audio.
On a side note, you didn't need to spend all that money a HDMI cable. ( I'll bet it's a 'Monster' cable, right? ) The $16 Phillips at walmart is just as good. Unless your doing "broadcast quality digital" work, the expensive cables are overkill. Sorry, bro.

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You have a degree in computers & you don't know that both your tv & ps3 have to be on & running before you plug in any hdmi? lol. Hope you didn't over pay for the degree like you did for the cord

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