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4pin vs 8 pin cpu power connector?

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February 26, 2013 5:01:14 AM

I've bought new intel dh77eb(not goin' to overclock) for my i5 3570(non K) rig. It have only 4 pin cpu power connector. On the other hand asus p8h77 m 've 8 pin power connector.Does his mean that my processor wont be able to perform its maximum(due to low power delivery)??? or have i done anything foolish buying an intel board with 4 pin cpu power connector. I have a coolermaster extreme 2 625w PSU, which is having 8 pin cpu power connector. :o 

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February 26, 2013 9:18:33 AM
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You are fine with that 4pin connectors. The 8pin connectors prove better in an overclocked environment.
March 2, 2013 11:07:56 AM

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