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 b V Motherboard December 20, 2010 11:35:33 PM Yes. That's the dedicated CPU power link. -Wolf sends ryzor1 December 20, 2010 11:43:30 PM Best answer selected by ryzor1. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumQuick Power Supply question , is this enough for a i5-3570k build ? ForumQuick ? - New Build , Fan Question ForumNew Build Quick Question ! ForumQuick BIOS question on new build ForumProperly detailed question 4 quick mobo answer Please ForumJust a quick wattage question . ForumA quick once over on the new and first build I am about to purchase Forumquick question on my first build ForumQuick Switch / Cable Routing Question ForumQuick question for my new build ForumChoosing SSD's - Quick Question . ForumQuick question about my graphics card! ForumQuick Question About New Build and OS. ForumCorsair Obsidian Series 550D Quick Question ForumQuick Motherboard and Ram Question ForumQuick music production build question ForumQuick Question ! Forum(Gaming) 23-24 inch Monitor? ForumUpgrade or new build? ForumQuick question on my new build.... More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !