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what are molex ports normally used for?
They are used for old CD/DVD drives and old HDD. Now-A-Days you will be using SATA power rather than Molex
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please do not get this unless you want your pc to go up in flames.
ok what about something like this: http://www.pcworld.co.uk/gbuk/ocz-50...37488-pdt.html

it still says only one "1 x 6 pin PCI-E"
    
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post #13 of 35
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ok what about something like this: http://www.pcworld.co.uk/gbuk/ocz-50...37488-pdt.html

it still says only one "1 x 6 pin PCI-E"
thats more like it. Dont worry so much about what connectors it has, you can always convert/add cables to it if you need to.
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thats more like it. Dont worry so much about what connectors it has, you can always convert/add cables to it if you need to.
ahh, ok thanks, i think ill buy a 6-pin to 6 or 8-pin (6+2) PCIe adapter power cable. right?
    
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post #15 of 35
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ahh, ok thanks, i think ill buy a 6-pin to 6 or 8-pin (6+2) PCIe adapter power cable. right?
i would get a single/dual molex to 6 pin adapter.
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does anyone know anything about the Ace 520W PSU? i ordered my custom pc and it comes with this, i guess i should replace it?
    
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post #17 of 35
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does anyone know anything about the Ace 520W PSU? i ordered my custom pc and it comes with this, i guess i should replace it?
never heard of ace, which either means its SOOO good that i wasnt allowed to know about it, or the exact opposite.
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i would get a single/dual molex to 6 pin adapter.
is there a video on how to use it? i dont want anything to go wrong.
    
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post #19 of 35
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is there a video on how to use it? i dont want anything to go wrong.
lol, you dont need a video man. If you can plug in a toaster you can plug in an adapter, just find the plugs that fit and pop em in. But if you REALLY need me to go into detail PM me.

Also you should look into learning how to build your own computers, saves time and money
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is there a video on how to use it? i dont want anything to go wrong.
its pretty simple i dont thinik it is possible to do anything wrong with it
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