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29 Nov 2013
By xZACH4x
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PS4 With old tv?

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My ps4 is coming tomoz...I have a 2011 LG hdmi TV... I'm hearing people complain about ps4 not coming on with a old tv? Really? so you have to buy a new tv just to play ps4?!! Screw that.

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Nah! I've had my 42" Samsung TV for nearly 4 years now and it's not even FULL HD (1080i), but it still looks awesome and runs super smooth.

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I've got a 2009 Samsung 40" tv and PS4 works fine.
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I have a 32 inch bush and it's about 8 years old. Works perfect
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Out of the box it would not work with my 2010 full HD Toshiba Regza 42" HDTV. After connecting it to a Sony monitor and doing the latest update it worked on the Toshiba tv.

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I had the exact same problem as ocelot07 with almost exactly the same TV. Also connected to a newish Sony TV did the update and the PS4 is now fine on my Toshiba TV.

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I still having the same problem as @ocelot07 and @derekbain76 in a Toshiba Regza 42". I also have made the last update to the SU-30733-6 and it's not working. Could you please tell me with OS release do you have?

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@dobleuve I could not get my Regza to work on version 1.5 of the software. When I updated to 1.51 using my Sony TV the PS4 then worked on my Regza. I presume you updated the PS4 on another TV so connect it to the other TV and enable the HDMI Device Link on the PS4, this is found in Settings - System - Enable HDMI Device Link, make sure this box is ticked before connecting to your Regza. Then connect your PS4 back to your Toshiba and go into the settings on the TV and enable Regza Link (if your TV has this setting). Give that a try it might work. Hopefully it does.

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I have a lg pk350 plasma quite old now worked fine first time.
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I have a sharp that's about 5 years old, and it worked fine with my ps4.
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