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5870 needs a 6 pin and 8pin connector

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i just got my 5870 today and noticed that it needs 6 and 8 pin connectors. do i need to put 6 and 8 pin or just one connector?

i connected 2 6 pins on my toxic 5850
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You need both plugged in, or it will beep and be angry at you.
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If there's a 6&8-pin on the card then that's what it requires; though you could use a molex adapter if you don't have a spare 8-pin.
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