Solved Will an 8pin power cord work on a 4pin cpu power connector? Tags: Motherboards CPUs Power Last response: August 1, 2012 6:06 AM in Motherboards Share moomoomage July 13, 2012 2:01:21 AM My friend is building a computer and he just ordered this motherboard: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... and this power supply: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... here is the psu specs: 1 x Main connector (20+4Pin) 1 x 8 Pin EPS 12V 1 x PCI-E 4 x SATA 3 x Peripheral 1 x Floppy BUT the mother board requires a 4pin cpu connector Will an 8pin cord work for the 4pin cpu connector? More about : 8pin power cord work 4pin cpu power connector Best solution unksol a b V Motherboard a b à CPUs July 13, 2012 2:41:19 AM Yes it would but it doesn't have an 8 pin it has a 4+4 Share moomoomage July 13, 2012 2:52:42 AM unksol said:Yes it would but it doesn't have an 8 pin it has a 4+4 so will it still work? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer moomoomage August 1, 2012 6:06:46 AM Best answer selected by moomoomage. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Does using an 8-pin CPU power connector on a 4-pin board result in less amperage? Forum 8-pin vs 4-pin CPU Power Connector Forum 4-pin and 8-pin CPU Power Connectors Questions Forum Will a 4pin CPU Power Cord Work? Forum SolvedSafe to use an 4-pin to 8-pin 12v ATX power connector? Forum 4-pin power supply to 8-pin motherboard connector Forum SolvedCan you use an ATX 12v 4-pin power connector on a 8-pin port? Forum Will a 4-pin CPU connector work in a 8-pin socket? Forum Can you use an ATX 12v 8-pin power connector on a 4-pin port? Forum Solved4pin CPU power supply with 8pin motherboard? Forum Solved8pin PSU to 4pin CPU power conector, what to do? Forum SolvedCPU Power Supply 8Pin Socket with 4Pin Plug Forum SolvedCan I use a 4pin cpu cable to power my Asus M5A97 (8pin)? Forum Solvedhow to connect 4pin cpu power connector with Corsair VS550 550 Watt PSU Forum 8-pin cpu power on the motherboard, CPU fan only 4-pin Forum MSI P67A-GD55 cpu power 8pin or 4pin? Forum 4-pin or 8-pin plug for CPU power? Q9550 Forum Will the 8-pin cpu power connector reach? Forum Is the 8-pin cpu power connector long enough Forum Is 6pin to 8pin power connector going to work? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !