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 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? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer moomoomage August 1, 2012 6:06:46 AM Best answer selected by moomoomage. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum8-pin vs 4-pin CPU Power Connector ForumCan you use an ATX 12v 4-pin power connector on a 8-pin port? ForumSandy Bridge i5-2500k with 4-pin CPU Power Connector Forum8-pin cpu power on the motherboard, CPU fan only 4-pin ForumMobo has 4-pin 12V connector , but PSU has 8-pin . What Can I do? ForumCan I use 8-pin 12v in my P35-DS3L 4-pin connector ? ForumCan I use a 8-pin 12v connector on a 4-pin ? ForumCan I use a 4pin cpu cable to power my Asus M5A97 ( 8pin )? Forumboard only has 8-pin connector but no 4-pin . will board still work ? Forum8pin cpu power connector Forum4-pin and 8-pin CPU Power Connectors Questions ForumPSU 4-pin cpu rail to 8-pin mobo? ForumIs a 4-pin atx power connector for my CPU okay? Forum4Pin Vs 8 Pin Power Connector ForumWill a 4pin CPU Power Cord Work ? Forum4-pin or 8-pin plug for CPU power ? Q9550 Forum8-Pin CPU Motherboard 4-Pin PSU ForumXFX 9800GT GPU & 780i XFX MB... 8pin power connector issue? ForumP7h57, i5-760 and 2x8gb ForumMy pc have problem with power More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !