Which is best? a mobo that has a 4 pin or 8 pin cpu power connector Tags: Motherboards CPUs Power Last response: August 6, 2012 7:05 AM in Motherboards Share tukbol7 August 6, 2012 6:18:36 AM i would just like to know which is best motherboard in terms of cpu power connector? More about : mobo pin pin cpu power connector DJDeCiBeL a c 137 V Motherboard a c 283 à CPUs August 6, 2012 6:46:31 AM Honestly, it doesn't really matter, although usually, boards that have an 8 pin connector are better for overclocking because the extra 4 pins can provide extra power that may be useful for overclocking. valisong August 6, 2012 7:05:40 AM It doesn't really matter, but generally speaking a mobo that uses a 4 pin connector requires less voltage and so less features. That would make the 8 pin better Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : Forum8-pin vs 4-pin CPU Power Connector ForumQuestion about 8 to 4 pin cpu connector ForumSandy Bridge i5-2500k with 4-pin CPU Power Connector ForumMobo has 4-pin 12V connector , but PSU has 8-pin . What Can I do? Forum8 Pin CPU power connector ? Forum4pin vs 8 pin cpu power connector ? ForumThe other 4 pin CPU connector is not connecting to the 8pin ... Forum4 pin connector into 8 pin MOBO ForumAnother 4/8pin cpu/mobo problem ForumX58 CPU Power Dual 8 PIN Connector Help Forum8-pin power connector ? Forum[Resolved] Why a 4 pin and 8 pin 12 volt power connector ? Forum4-pin and 8-pin CPU Power Connectors Questions Forum4Pin Vs 8 Pin Power Connector ForumHeatsink requires 4 pin power connector and mobo only has a 8 pin Forum8 pin mobo power connector Forum8 pin mobo power connector ForumP7h57, i5-760 and 2x8gb More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !