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  1. Changing aspect ratio issues

    Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)
    So I have a Sharp LCDTV that can handle 720p and 1080i (works fine with the 360 and PS3) but when I change the aspect ratio for the TV to 720p or 1080i it essentially "blows up" the image. This results in the Guide menu being partially off the screen and losing part of the image of the HD show...
  2. PS3 Aspect ratio for SD videos

    Home Theatre Personal Computer & Media Extenders
    I have a PS3 Slim connected to Viewsonic LCD monitor via HDMI cable. The aspect ratio from the video games as well as from blueray disks is just fine, 16:9. When we play the old DVDs (not Blueray) the aspect ratio goes to 4:3. Same is true for other SD content. So, I know that HDMI works...
  3. BD needs more 16:9 selections - and other OAR, Black Bar discussions.

    HDTV: High Definition Television (LCD & Plasma)
    I made the upgrade to a plasma TV about a year ago and now when I'm watching DVD movies I have a choice - Full Screen with bars at either side - Wide Screen with bars at top and bottom, or if you're occasionaly lucky something that is actually in 16:9 ratio. Tried watching some rented BD using...