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post #59 of (permalink) Old 07-06-2016, 08:52 AM
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Originally Posted by KarathKasun View Post

CPU power is on a totally different circuit. 4 pin CPU power connector is good enough for any stock CPU other than FX 9xxx series or LGA 2011/1366.

You are still drawing power from the board, correct? Even though PCIe and the CPU maybe wired differently, the power is coming from one area. + 4pin/6 or 8pin power connectors.
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