Article ID : 00030236 / Last Modified : 08/11/2015

There is no picture from a PlayStation 3 game console when connected to a TV with an HDMI cable.

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Follow the steps below to resolve this issue.

  1. Ensure the TV power is turned on.
  2. Ensure the HDMI® cable between the PlayStation® 3 game console and the TV is connected securely.
  3. Set the TV to the HDMI input in which the PlayStation 3 game console is connected.
  4. Turn off the PlayStation 3 game console.
  5. On the PlayStation 3 game console, press and hold the POWER button for five seconds.

    NOTE: The PlayStation 3 game console beeps twice.

  6. Release the POWER button after the second beep.

If the steps above do not resolve the issue, refer to the PlayStation support website for additional troubleshooting steps.