atx mobo with atx12v psu Tags: Power Supplies ATX Components Last response: May 19, 2007 8:59 AM in Components Share stcyryn May 19, 2007 5:56:22 AM is it possible to use an atx12v psu with an atx mobo? i'm pretty sure i know the answer but want to check lookin for new psu so i can get a new vid card but don't have enough money to upgrade to pci-x mobo so need a power supply that will work with my either 7900GTX or x1950xtx vid card and atx mobo only ones i found that looked like reliable psu's were ati12v or eps12v (think that's what they were) so if this won't work anybody recommend a reliable psu for 600-700W that is under $200 thx More about : atx mobo atx12v psu stcyryn May 19, 2007 7:03:33 AM cool is there any special way i need to connect it or will it connect like a normal atx psu? stcyryn May 19, 2007 7:21:21 AM ok will do ... was asking because i read online somewhere it would work but the 24-pin connect would have 4 pins sticking over so wasn't sure how it would connect exactly but thank you for the info and i will definitely read up on it Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Mugz May 19, 2007 8:59:45 AM 24-pin ATX power supply will go into a 20-pin socket on the mobo, just have four pins extra. Nothing to worry about, the extra 4 pins are for PCI-Express usage, apparently. Er, insert appropriate smart and unpleasantly insulting answer here? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum8-pin EPS12V PSU with a 4-pin ATX12V Mobo - Need help ForumATX12V Connector - Mobo uses 4 pin but PSU has 8 pin ForumAsus MoBo (4pin ATX12V or 4+4pin ATX12V ) ForumI5-3570 / Radeon 7850 build, NEED PSU HELP! Antec 550w ATX12V ForumIs the Corsair CX600 PSU ATX12V compatible? ForumAntec Earthwatts EA 650 Green ATX12V V2.3 PSU ForumHow do i tell whether i have an ATX12V mobo ? ForumAtx12v eps 12v??? ForumHow to connect the 8 pins ATX-12V into 4 pins header ForumConnecting PSU Cables to the ATX12V Power ForumATX12V PSU for ASRock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3 ForumATX12V Keyed Incorrectly? (Probably Not) ForumePOWER EP-550XPF 550W ATX12V ForumAre ATX12v v2.2 compatable with v1. ? ForumAre ATX12v v2.2 compatable with v1.2? ForumAntec Titan 550 4-pin ATX12V ? ForumOpinions and price of this PSU........... ForumeSATA external box not working with eSATA ExpressCard ForumPerformance with Audigy 2 ZS Notebook ForumAny use for an El Cheapo PSU with a "good" one on hand? More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !