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Has anybody hooked up their ps3 to a 30" monitor? Not a TV. Since 30" monitors require dual link dvi, I wasn't sure if it'd work w/ hdmi to DVI like what other people use.

I found a HDMI to DVI Dual Link Cable here.

Anybody had experience with this?

I'll be able to test it out in a couple week. Just haven't found anything online about it.

Edit: Also, I'm getting the HP lp3065, which is dual-link only.
Edited by balake777 - 6/22/08 at 5:46pm
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The PS3 will only output at 1080p and that doesnt require dual connectors. I've hooked mine up to my 24" monitor before. I'd assume one HDMI->DVI cable would be sufficient. That's only speculation though, it may depend on your monitor.
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Originally Posted by ElMikeTheMike View Post
The PS3 will only output at 1080p and that doesnt require dual connectors. I've hooked mine up to my 24" monitor before. I'd assume one HDMI->DVI cable would be sufficient. That's only speculation though, it may depend on your monitor.
Impressive English in that first sentence. I would also assume that one cable is enough.

Edit - Grr he fixed the typo.
Edited by Zulli85 - 6/23/08 at 7:27pm
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I had mine hooked up to a 42" LCD tv last week using component video. I currently have mine attached via an HDMI cable into the back of a 22" PC LCD and the sound is running out from the RCA cables to the back of my PC for sound. The PS3 will not only output at 1080P, it supports multiple resolutions.
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i played GTA4 on a fifty something inch HD TV and the jaggies were atrocious. I wouldnt expect it to look any better on a monitor
   
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Impressive English in that first sentence. I would also assume that one cable is enough.

Edit - Grr he fixed the typo.
lol
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i played GTA4 on a fifty something inch HD TV and the jaggies were atrocious. I wouldnt expect it to look any better on a monitor
Really? My roommate has a 60" and it's fine on that.
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Really? My roommate has a 60" and it's fine on that.
....looked really jaggy to me. maybe im just spoiled by AA
   
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....looked really jaggy to me. maybe im just spoiled by AA
Maybe I can't claim to have really played it on his TV. I have just seen it in passing.

I use mine on a 36" using HDMI, and it looks awesome. So a 30" will be fine.
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