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post #11 of 15
No problem. I didn't think to ask about the two four pins into the eight pin though.
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post #12 of 15
That's what you would do if he had a quad. Both 4 pins in the 8 pin....
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Yeah, /\\ that's what I thought.
    
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Originally Posted by tr8rjohnk View Post
From what I've been told: The 8pin is only necessary with quads. Just got a p5k and called ASUS because I was just as confused as you. Good luck.
Not really. The 8pin connectors help provide some stable power to the CPU. My mobo has an 8pin and its best that if you can, plug the 2x 4pin connectors into it.
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its better... but it works with only 4 pin...
    
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