8 pin 12v connector Tags: Power Supplies Components Last response: August 23, 2008 7:43 PM in Components Share Eclipse4886 August 23, 2008 7:31:58 PM So i'm building a new PC and the psu that i picked up has an 8 pin connector on it but my mobo has a 4 pin connector. i was wondering if they make adapters for that or if i need to go get a new psu? Thanks More about : pin 12v connector Grimmy August 23, 2008 7:43:44 PM The 1 brand that has 8pin but can be separated for 4pin. The other I have has a 4 and 8pin that separate. You might be able to plug the 8 pin in as long as the part the clips or snaps it in place should be okay. They can only go in one way, so its.. kinda idiot proof. . o O (but I've been wrong) Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedMotherboard has 4-pin ATX 12v connector and CPU 8pin, Help... Forum SolvedPSU - ATX 12v 4 - 8 pin connector? Forum SolvedSafe to use an 4-pin to 8-pin 12v ATX power connector? Forum SolvedGIGABYTE 880GM USB3, 1 x 8-pin ATX 12V power connector, But I using 4 pin power connector. Forum 4 pin ATX 12V power connector in 8 pin 12V ATX Motherboard? Forum SolvedCan i plug an 8-pin EPS 21V Cpu connector to a 8-pin ATX 12V Cpu header? 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 SolvedCan you use an ATX 12v 4-pin power connector on a 8-pin port? Forum 4 pin 12V power connector for my new motherboard. Old motherboard has 8pin.o.O Forum Can i use 8-pin connector on 4-pin ATX 12v on my motherboard ? Forum Can you use an ATX 12v 8-pin power connector on a 4-pin port? Forum Can i connect 4 pin 12v connector instead of 8 pin 12v connector? Forum 4-pin vs 8-pin 12V connector Forum Do i need 8 pin ATX +12V connector Forum xfx motherboard 8 pin 12v connector help Forum 4-pin vs. 8-pin 12V Connector? Quad Overclocking Forum Can I use a 8-pin 12v connector on a 4-pin? Forum Can I use 8-pin 12v in my P35-DS3L 4-pin connector? Forum 12v rail connect to 8-pin ATX CPU connector? Forum 8 pin 12v connector??? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !