6+2pin ok for just 6 pin Tags: Power Supplies Components Last response: August 19, 2010 5:54 AM in Components Share redwing3139 August 18, 2010 11:18:08 PM Hello I am just wondering if I will have any problems using a 6+2pin for just a 6pin slot on a vid card?? More about : 2pin pin hunter315 a c 285 ) Power supply August 18, 2010 11:21:53 PM Nope, thats the whole point of a 6+2 connector, if you dont connect the other two it is identical to a 6 pin connector. m 0 l jsc a c 144 ) Power supply August 19, 2010 5:54:13 AM In fact, I don't know why anyone bothered with the 6+2 connector. If you look, the extra two wires are ground wires that carry no extra current. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIs it ok to Plug 1x6 Pin in my 2x6 Pin Graphics Card?? Forum SolvedIs it ok to use molex to 6 pin and molex to 8 pin ? R9 280X ASUS DCUII TOP Forum Ok to plug 4pin or 6pin into video card's 8 pin? Forum Solved6-pin PCI-E splitter ok? (500W & HD6870) Forum SolvedWant to buy 550 ti but power supply has just one 6-pin power connector Forum is it ok to use a 6 pin plug with an 8 pin connector Forum I just bought a 7870 for my rig, my psu has 1x6 pin power for the gpu, but i need another 6 pin. It came with a 6pin to molex Forum Solved2x AMD 7950 with a OCZ GXS 850 (just two PCIe 6 pins) Will the cards work at a full hashrate? Forum SolvedNeed 2x 6 pin cabels for my videocard, my PSU only have 1 6+2 pin cabel. Should I buy new PSU or additional cabel? Forum SolvedI don't know if my motherboard has the required power connections for a 780 ti 6pin and 8 pin Forum SolvedEVGA 760 6pin + 8pin through Molex adapter? Forum Solved[HELP] Graphics Card Requires 2 x 6 PIN to 4 PIN Power Cable. What To Do? Forum Solved650ti Boost 2x4pin molex to 6pin pci-e Forum Solvedsapphire r9 270x 2gb power supply 6pin*2? Forum SolvedA 6 Pin and 8 Pin on the R9 290? Forum SolvedNo 6-Pin PCI connector? delta electronics gps-450aa Forum SolvedCan I use a 1 - 6 pin psu with my gpu that requires 2 - 6 pin? Forum SolvedOne 6+2 pin and one 4+4 pin to GPU Forum Solved6pin with 2 connectors for power supply? Forum Solved4 pin to 6 pin connector adapter for R&270x Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !