Weird HDMI out problem

Discussion in 'Wii U - Console, Accessories and Hardware' started by n-mod, Dec 9, 2014.

  1. n-mod
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    n-mod Member

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    I recently got a Wii U. It outputs HDMI too all my TV's except for one. I don't understand why.

    The TV is a 2006 Panasonic and supports 1080i. Is the TV too old? Any idea how to fix? I know I'm not connecting it up wrong as I repair electronics as a side job. My guess is maybe does the wii u only support 1080p? I don't have a gamepad yet so I can't change video settings.
     
  2. trumpet-205

    trumpet-205 Embrace the darkness within

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    Your TV should support 720p. You need Gamepad to change settings into 720p (or use another TV to do so).

    Wii U does not do interlace over HDMI.
     
  3. n-mod
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    n-mod Member

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    Okay thanks I didn't know that. I thought HDMI would auto detect as well.
     
  4. trumpet-205

    trumpet-205 Embrace the darkness within

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    Wii U is known to have issue with HDMI handshake (auto-detect).
     
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