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 Share 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 8-pin vs 4-pin CPU Power Connector Forum Can you use an ATX 12v 4-pin power connector on a 8-pin port? Forum Sandy Bridge i5-2500k with 4-pin CPU Power Connector Forum 8-pin cpu power on the motherboard, CPU fan only 4-pin Forum Mobo has 4-pin 12V connector , but PSU has 8-pin . What Can I do? Forum Can I use 8-pin 12v in my P35-DS3L 4-pin connector ? Forum Can I use a 8-pin 12v connector on a 4-pin ? Forum Can I use a 4pin cpu cable to power my Asus M5A97 ( 8pin )? Forum board only has 8-pin connector but no 4-pin . will board still work ? Forum 8pin cpu power connector Forum 4-pin and 8-pin CPU Power Connectors Questions Forum PSU 4-pin cpu rail to 8-pin mobo? Forum Is a 4-pin atx power connector for my CPU okay? Forum 4Pin Vs 8 Pin Power Connector Forum Will a 4pin CPU Power Cord Work ? Forum 4-pin or 8-pin plug for CPU power ? Q9550 Forum 8-Pin CPU Motherboard 4-Pin PSU Forum XFX 9800GT GPU & 780i XFX MB... 8pin power connector issue? Forum P7h57, i5-760 and 2x8gb Forum My pc have problem with power Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !