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Seasonic X750, how many HDDs with one 4-pin cable?

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I'm cleaning up all the messy cables in my case, and I found NZXT made a 4-pin molex to 4 SATA power connector cable.

However I'm not sure if a single 4-pin molex cable can provide enough power for 4 3.5 inch desktop HDDs.

The X750 have 25A on the +5V and 62A on the +12V, and my system is i7 2600K(no OC), P8P67 Pro, GTX 570, 4 HDDs, 1 Intel SSD, and 1 DVD burner like described in my sig.
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other people can probably answer better than me, but i think the answer is yes you should be fine... it is more the current that matters than the watts. I think it is 6A per pin so 6A x 2 12v inputs = 12A max.
    
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It'll work just fine. I used the same type of adapter on a X750 to power the SSD and 3 HDDs in my sig rig prior to getting my new PSU.
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you should be just fine. that PSU should handle it perfectly...
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