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Old 01-10-2006, 01:59 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Connecting my PS3 to my computer monitor

I have a normal, 4-5 year old colour 14-inch bedroom TV (the Philips 14PT2666 to be exact - see It doesn't have any of this HDMI output stuff or anything.

I also have a 15-inch, flat, 1024x768 computer monitor - the Videoseven L15PS. Image here:

Obviously, to get the most out of my PS3, I'd have to purchase a nice, big 1080p HD television. But I can't afford one. I've figured that a 720p image would be better than a 480i image, and I've heard that it's possible to connect my TV to my monitor or my PS3 straight to my monitor with just a cable. Could someone tell me how to do this, what cables I'd need, or even if I can do this?

Thanks, and sorry if this is in the wrong forum.

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The PS3 isn't being launched until maybe "Spring 2006".

There isn't too much documentation on it so how can anyone know how to hook up monitor to it?

I assume it will be a digital input "DVI"
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