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XA40 HDMI ISSUE

M_G_C
Apprentice

Hi I have XA40 camcorder and I tried to connect it via hdmi to my computer screen and it didn't work but when I connect it to Samsung TV it works, why ?

Also I tried to other TV's Not Samsung and also it didn't work at all like I'm not even connecting an HDMI.

I think it have specific hdmi format and I like to know it, I tried to search for the HDMI format online but I didn't get any information about it.

Is the hdmi format is the problem or something else?

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rs-eos
Authority

What computer are you using; specifically the display?  It could be that the display doesn't support the HDMI signal that the camcorder is outputting.  TVs/monitors/projectors (video equipment) would allow more types of signals.

One guess is that the cam may be outputting interlaced video and/or a framerate that the computer's display isn't compatible with.

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Ricky

EOS 5D IV, EF 50mm f/1.2L, EF 135mm f/2L, 600EX-RT (x6), ST-E3-RT
EOS C70, RF 24-70 f/2.8L IS, EF-EOS R 0.71x

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rs-eos
Authority

What computer are you using; specifically the display?  It could be that the display doesn't support the HDMI signal that the camcorder is outputting.  TVs/monitors/projectors (video equipment) would allow more types of signals.

One guess is that the cam may be outputting interlaced video and/or a framerate that the computer's display isn't compatible with.

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Ricky

EOS 5D IV, EF 50mm f/1.2L, EF 135mm f/2L, 600EX-RT (x6), ST-E3-RT
EOS C70, RF 24-70 f/2.8L IS, EF-EOS R 0.71x

Thanks a lot it was the frame per second

YOU SAVED MY DAY MAN !

Glad to be of help!

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Ricky

EOS 5D IV, EF 50mm f/1.2L, EF 135mm f/2L, 600EX-RT (x6), ST-E3-RT
EOS C70, RF 24-70 f/2.8L IS, EF-EOS R 0.71x
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