Power supply, 6 pin plug in 8 pin Tags: GPUs Power Supplies Components PCI Express Last response: September 22, 2013 12:56 PM in Components Share H4X3R a b ) Power supply September 22, 2013 12:41:40 PM Hey guys, my new GPU (Zotac 780 Amp!) will need 1 6 pin and 1 8 pin pci e connection. My question is: do i have to plug in all 8 pci e connections to the psu by the one that i plug into GPU that is the 6 pin? More about : power supply pin plug pin markwp a b ) Power supply September 22, 2013 12:54:51 PM What power supply do you have? Mark m 0 l 4745454b a c 92 ) Power supply September 22, 2013 12:56:08 PM ? They are two separate plugs. (All 8 pci e connections?) I always reccomend that you never use adapters so if your PSU doesn't have a 8pin or 6+2pin plug on it get a new one. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedASUS M5A97 EVO R2.0 no 8pin plug-in power supply. Forum SolvedCPU Power Supply 8Pin Socket with 4Pin Plug Forum Question: What's the 6-pin plug for on my power supply? Forum SolvedPlugged 6 pin connectors while power supply plugged Forum SolvedGPU with 6 and 8 pin power supply options Forum Solvedjump starting a power supply 8-pin connector plugged in? water cooling Forum SolvedHow do I know if I have a power supply using 6 and 8 pin connectors? Forum SolvedPower Supply 1x6 PIN is what I have, 2x8 PIN is required for my new card? Forum do i have to buy a whole new Power supply to get a 8pin and 6 pin connector? Forum SolvedNo 8-pin pci-e on my power supply... should I use 6 pin or 2 molex? Forum Power supply unit with 24, 8 and 6 pin Forum Xfx radeon hd 7950 power supply 6 pin to 8 pin Forum SolvedCan an 8 pin (type 3) cable plug into an 6+2 PCI-E port? Forum SolvedGTX 760: Can I plug 6 pin into 8 pin? Forum SolvedWhat is the best way to plug an 8-pin GPU into a 6-pin PSU? Forum Ok to plug 4pin or 6pin into video card's 8 pin? Forum Use 4 pins or use 2 4 pins to plug in 8-pin CPU power slot in Mobo? Forum SolvedMy motherboard needs an 4 pin power plug, but i only have an 8 pin. Forum Solved6 Pin GPU on 350W Power Supply Forum Solvedsapphire r9 270x 2gb power supply 6pin*2? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !