Why doesent my laptop read my ps3 console through hdmi Tags: Acer Laptops Playstation Consoles HDMI Last response: March 24, 2011 2:16 AM in Laptops & Notebooks Share stephanie7171 March 14, 2011 1:44:45 AM i have a ps3 hdmi port on my laptop my laptop isnt reading the ps3 how do i play on my laptop ? More about : doesent laptop read ps3 console hdmi Espada March 14, 2011 2:06:45 AM laptop only have video out? you cannot use the laptop as a monitor m 0 l ko888 a b D Laptop March 14, 2011 2:12:50 AM The HDMI port on a laptop is a display output port. It is used to connect the laptop to an external display that has an HDMI input port. The HDMI port on the PS3 console is a display output port only just like the laptop. You can hook it up to a monitor or TV that has an HDMI input port. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer stephanie7171 March 24, 2011 2:16:05 AM now i feel real stupid!!! lol !!! thank you no my laptop doesnet have the output on it thanks for answering my question i was trying to please my 14 year old son! lol! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources PS3 through laptop (HDMI) sound issue Forum My laptop is not connecting to my samsung lcd through HDMI cable why Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !