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Corsair H100i Question Regarding CPU 3-pin Connector.

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January 11, 2013 11:50:58 AM

Hello.

I've got a bit of a problem here with my Corsair H100i. I now own a Asus Crosshair V Formula-Z and there's absolutely no 3-pin fan headers on this Motherboard, only 4-pin. The Corsair has a 3-pin CPU connector, so, will it connect to a 4-pin fan header without issues?
January 11, 2013 3:40:58 PM

nightcrawer105 said:
Hello.

I've got a bit of a problem here with my Corsair H100i. I now own a Asus Crosshair V Formula-Z and there's absolutely no 3-pin fan headers on this Motherboard, only 4-pin. The Corsair has a 3-pin CPU connector, so, will it connect to a 4-pin fan header without issues?


u can connect according to me, as my mother board has 4pin connector (gigaabyte g41m-combo) where as stock fan of my c2q q8300 has 3pin connector, so i guess in ur case it'll work without any issues
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January 11, 2013 6:28:26 PM

yeah the 3 pin will work the extra pin is just for pulse width modulation (pwm) so the motherboard can monitor and also change fan speeds,
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