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I recently decided to get a 32" TV as a monitor so i can watch TV on my display when i am not on the computer.
I got a 1080p LCD TV and purchased a DVI-HDMI cable for the computer to connect to the TV.
I am using my sig computer with a GTX470 and the display is grainy...not as sharp as it should be...
Does anyone have any suggestions on why this might be happening?

examples: the lettering of web pages and the outlines of icons are fuzzy almost pixel looking.
HD movies look grainy...as if they have the cinema effect on from mass effect.
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If you set it to 1366x768 that problem will disappear, don't set it to 1080p
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Originally Posted by Mr_Torch;12944319 
If you set it to 1366x768 that problem will disappear, don't set it to 1080p

Why is that? and thank you for your reply
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I changed the resolution and it only fixed the pix-elated lettering, but not the video. Why cant I keep the resolution at 1080p?
If I cant fix these problems, I am going to return this TV
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If you mean what I think you do, unfortunately the problem is that you are using a TV and not a monitor

You could always try adjusting clear type text
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