I have a black screen when I connect the HDMI cable. When I connected it originally it worked for about 5 minutes but now I get nothing but the black screen. I tried connecting a different HDMI cable to it...
The main reason of HDMI black screen problem due to HDMI cable may
damage and not proper connected to the PS3 console. Please follow below
step to troubleshoot PS3 HDMI cables problem:1) Restart your
2) Look for loose cables.
3) Try to unplug all cables except the power cord, and plug them
If you found out that your HDMI cable is damage, do borrow your friend
cable and have a try. If your friend cable work fine, and the black
screen error disappear. Then you can buy a brand new HDMI cable for
Tips 2: If tips 1 not working,
you need to go another step deeper by reset your console. Most of the
PS3 gamers not aware that Sony actually done include in the black screen
troubleshooting method and other HDMI problems in the PS3 manual, you
can find it under troubleshooting section - topic "console reset".
you do it correctly, the console reset fix will allow you to reset back
your PS3 to its default HDMI settings without
impacting your gamer profile, and other storage data in hard drive.
will need to perform the
1. Place your PS3 in stand-by mode.
2. Hold down the touch power button until a series of beeps are heard.
3. Listen for one long beep, followed to two shorter beeps.
4. Release the power button.
5. Follow the instructions on screen.
Jan 11, 2011 |
Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console