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Hey guys. I have started putting my new computer together, but im kinda skeptical about the power supply. Its an HX850, and i was wondering which cable goes where. Obviously i have the pci-e cables in the blue slots, but i still have to figure out where to plug the sata power cables, pump power cable, lighting power cable, fan power cables and my fan controller cables.Please help!

post #2 of 11
There is only two fitment types, it makes no difference which you use. The 6pin take all of the HDD connections and MOLEX connections
Edited by YerMother - 1/25/11 at 3:35am
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They're all the same.
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So i can plug the sata cables, fan cables etc to any of the black slots on the psu itself?
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yep... It can be done like u said....
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post #6 of 11
It only has a single rail so you don't need to worry about even distribution with this PSU.

Anywhere should do, just plug them in how they best suit your cable management.
 
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post #7 of 11
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Thanks a lot guys. + rep for everyone. I forgot to ask though, is it better to mount the PSU upside down (fan facing the bottom of case) or upright (fan facing case interior). Case is a HAF-X.

And will having my cables re-sleeved void warranties?
post #8 of 11
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Originally Posted by Devildog_13 View Post
Thanks a lot guys. + rep for everyone. I forgot to ask though, is it better to mount the PSU upside down (fan facing the bottom of case) or upright (fan facing case interior). Case is a HAF-X.
facing case interior as it will act as another case fan extracting warm air.

And yes resleeving voids warrentee
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post #9 of 11
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Originally Posted by YerMother View Post
facing case interior as it will act as another case fan extracting warm air.
An disrupting the natural front-back/bottom-top airflow while it's at it...
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post #10 of 11
@Devildog_13

it's better you use downside. That way it can take cool air and cool your SMPS components which is very important.. If u use upside fan view, it will suck video card or mobo heat into its components....
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