Solved Quick build question. Tags: Build Motherboards Systems Last response: December 20, 2010 11:43 PM in Systems Share ryzor1 December 20, 2010 11:02:29 PM On most motherboards what are the 8-pin sockets for? does it need to be plugged in as well as the 24 pin? More about : quick build question Best solution Wolfshadw a c 161 V Motherboard December 20, 2010 11:35:33 PM Yes. That's the dedicated CPU power link. -Wolf sends Share ryzor1 December 20, 2010 11:43:30 PM Best answer selected by ryzor1. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedQuick PC Gaming Build Question! Forum Solvedfirst build quick question... Forum SolvedJust a quick question about a PC Build Forum SolvedQuick ram,processor and motherboard compatibility question. First computer build Forum Solvedquick question before I turn on my build for the first time about Gigabyte 990FXA-UD3 Forum SolvedQuick PSU question RE new build Forum SolvedBuilding a new PC...quick question about windows 7 and reinstall. Forum SolvedQuick question for my new build Forum SolvedQuick question about new build. specifically RAM! Forum SolvedVery first build!! quick question Forum Solved$1500 Build, 2 Quick Questions? Buying Tonight. Forum First time building PC, quick question regarding compatibility/efficiency Forum SolvedAntec 900 New Build, quick question Forum SolvedQuick Wiring Question on new i7 build Forum Quick question on building a PC Forum Quick Question About Different Builds Forum SolvedFirst time building computer, quick question on required PSU. Forum Quick Question! Gigabyte Micro ATX motherboard my build Forum Quick question about Builds Forum Quick Power Supply question, is this enough for a i5-3570k build? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !