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I'm about to buy a DFI LANPARTY DK P35-T2RS motherboard and E8400 cpu, But my current psu has a 4-pin cpu power connector and the board has a 8-pin power connection. Can I use my current power supply with this board? really don't want to buy new one because my budget is blown already with these two components. But if I have to I will
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You still can use it but get one this so you won't need to get a new PSU.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16812201005
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Originally Posted by linskingdom View Post
You still can use it but get one this so you won't need to get a new PSU.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16812201005
Not needed since you are pulling the same amount of power through the same wires. If anything, this increases resistence and allows less power to be delivered.

Just use your current 4-pin fine. The E8400 don't draw that much power anyways.
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Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post
Not needed since you are pulling the same amount of power through the same wires. If anything, this increases resistence and allows less power to be delivered.

Just use your current 4-pin fine. The E8400 don't draw that much power anyways.
My poor wording. I should just say "You still can use it".
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Wow, Thanks guys for the fast response.
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Samsung 850 EVO 250GB UNDER WATER WIN 10 64BIT ACER 27"  
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
E8400 C0 @ 4.005GHz /1.36v DFI LANPARTY DK P35-T2RS(Vdroop Mod) PNY 8800GT 512MB 860|2125|1022 (Vmod) mushkin RedLine 4GB DDR2 1000 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Western Digital 250GB|320GB Hitachi-LG DVD Burner Windows 7 64bit ASUS|LCD 20" VH202T |Tatung 17" LCD 
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CORSAIR 750TX RocketFish (Lian Li) 
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Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
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MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
ASUS 22" MONOPRICE CORSAIR 750TX PHANTEKS ETHO PRO 
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
E8400 C0 @ 4.005GHz /1.36v DFI LANPARTY DK P35-T2RS(Vdroop Mod) PNY 8800GT 512MB 860|2125|1022 (Vmod) mushkin RedLine 4GB DDR2 1000 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Western Digital 250GB|320GB Hitachi-LG DVD Burner Windows 7 64bit ASUS|LCD 20" VH202T |Tatung 17" LCD 
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CORSAIR 750TX RocketFish (Lian Li) 
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