Hello I have a problem. I want to be able to hook up my ps3 to my pc monitor. The monitor doesnt have an HDMI. I understand that I need to get and adapter and ik how to do it but the other problem that I have is my monitor has no speakers and my speakers are kinda weird and dont have a 3.5 hook up and my ps3 doesnt have a hook up either. Can anyone help me out? Thanks in advance.
HDMI and dvi use the same signal format, and the same number of pins to transmit video, so a simple cable can convert a HDMI device into a dvi device.
The audio gets more tricky as you need a box to interpret the digital signal and output the analog signal, and that would be the most expensive part
To get it set up do this:
PS3 HDMI cord plugs in the input of this http://www.bhphotovideo.com/bnh/controller/home?O=&sku=...
Plug the HDMI side of this into the HDMI out, and the dvi end to the monitor http://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B0002CZHN6?pc_redir=13954...
And then plug headphones or speakers into the audio box
I just went to best buy and got the adapter they didnt have to audio thing but i figured out i could just hook it up to my amp. So sound works but with my 1920x1080p monitor its doing something weird its not blurry but i see constent flashing small green pixal dots and sometime green pixal lines how do i fix this?
Okay now I just screwed it up entirely. I held the ps3 power button in for 3 sec cuz thats how you set it to the tv or whatever main setting and now there is no visual what so ever just a static-y picture set at 720x480 and I cant set it back