Solved can i use 4 pins of a 8 pin cpu power connector (ATX motherboard is 8 pin connector power supply is 4) Tags: Power Supplies Motherboards Power CPUs ATX Last response: January 18, 2014 11:37 AM in Motherboards Share wrm January 17, 2014 6:09:31 PM can i use 4 pins of a 8 pin cpu power connector (ATX motherboard is 8 pin connector power supply is 4) More about : pins pin cpu power connector atx motherboard pin connector power supply Reply to wrm Best solution Pinhedd a b ) Power supply a c 168 V Motherboard a c 169 à CPUs January 17, 2014 6:14:38 PM yes, just don't throw any extremely power hungry CPUs in there such as a i7-3960x or FX-9590 Reply to Pinhedd Share wrm January 18, 2014 11:37:12 AM Thank you Reply to wrm m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Related resources SolvedSafe to use an 4-pin to 8-pin 12v ATX power connector? Forum SolvedCan you use an ATX 12v 4-pin power connector on a 8-pin port? Forum SolvedGIGABYTE 880GM USB3, 1 x 8-pin ATX 12V power connector, But I using 4 pin power connector. Forum Can you use an ATX 12v 8-pin power connector on a 4-pin port? Forum 4-pin power supply to 8-pin motherboard connector Forum SolvedWill 4 or 6 pins work for my 8 pin CPU power connector? Forum motherboard with 4 pin vs 8 pin cpu power connector Forum Solved8 pin power connector, 4 pins on motherboard? Help! Forum Solved8 pin cpu power connector but only 4 pins from psu Forum Does using an 8-pin CPU power connector on a 4-pin board result in less amperage? Forum Motherboard has 4-pin ATX 12v connector and CPU 8pin, Help... Forum Can i use 8-pin connector on 4-pin ATX 12v on my motherboard ? Forum New PSU Slow CPU (new psu has an 8 pin cpu power connector the old one had 4 pins) Forum SolvedI bought MSI Z77MA-G45 motherboard and a Rosewill RG630-S12 power supply, case, memory,& CPU. I cannot find a 4 pin connector Forum my ga-f2a88x-up4 mother board has an 8 pin 12v atx connector do I need all 8 to run or csn I just use 4 pins? Forum SolvedMotherboard 4 pin EPS vs 8 pin EPS connector for power? Forum 8-pin CPU connector from power supply seemingly doesn't match with corresponding 8-pin connector on motherboard Forum SolvedWill an 8pin power cord work on a 4pin cpu power connector? Forum Motherboard 4 pin EPS vs 8 pin EPS connector for power Forum 4 pin 12V power connector for my new motherboard. Old motherboard has 8pin.o.O Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !