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I have a Corsair TX650 V2 and I am getting two 7870's, but, my psu only has 2x6pin+2 connectors. Would I be fine with molex->6-pin connectors or should I buy a new, 750-850W psu? Also, would adapters be fine to use for a while if I needed?
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You'll be fine with molex -> 6 pin connectors
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Just use molex adapters, might look a bit ugly but it will work fine.
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Molex are fine to use, it's not ideal since they are ugly and a pain sometimes when the pins pop out trying to connect them.
 
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you should have adaptors that came with the cards to fit molex connectors on...
    
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OK, thank you :]
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Originally Posted by Mhill2029 View Post

Molex are fine to use, it's not ideal since they are ugly and a pain sometimes when the pins pop out trying to connect them.

oh i know I remember my 460 i used a molex connector with it and i was in middle of BC2 and it slipped off (i forgot to push it in all the way to snap it in the molex connector) that ruined my game for a while biggrin.gif
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