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post #11 of 17
The nxzt ones looked pretty good though and are pretty affordable as well (I need 4 pci-e connectors plus the 8 and 24 pins)...
post #12 of 17
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Originally Posted by badatgames18 View Post
yea but i think it's strictly uk only right?
Should be available to order soon if their forums are any indication.
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post #13 of 17
It presents a small extra resistance, which causes a tiny voltage drop and wastes a bit of electricity. But you wouldn't notice anything.
post #14 of 17
You'll be fine. Adding length to the cables will add resistance, but it'll be so small that it won't matter.
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post #15 of 17
if there supper long ya
but not like your adding 10 foot to etch cable. right?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Phaedrus2129 View Post
It presents a small extra resistance, which causes a tiny voltage drop and wastes a bit of electricity. But you wouldn't notice anything.
thanks Phaedurus2129! and thanks to all...

i bought the single sleeved black nzxt 24 pin, 8 pin ,and 4x 6 pci pin cables... hopefully i don't notice anything


Quote:
Originally Posted by 3dfxvoodoo View Post
if there supper long ya
but not like your adding 10 foot to etch cable. right?
i hope it's not 10ft but will adding extensions for all my components make a difference?
Edited by badatgames18 - 5/9/11 at 8:07pm
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post #17 of 17
The cables runs will cause less of a voltage drop than the actual plugs.
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