Solved Motherboard/PSU Question. Tags: Homebuilt Silverstone Motherboards Systems Last response: March 17, 2012 3:30 AM in Systems Share kaerent March 17, 2012 3:15:27 AM Hey, My PSU I'm using is a SilverStone Strider Essential Series 600w 80+, and the MOBO that I'm using is a GIGABYTE Z68X-UD3H-B3. The motherboard needs a 8pin 2x4 12v wire, but my PSU doesn't have an 8pin, it has this; http://imgur.com/ytvF8 Would it be okay to plug both these into the 8pin (http://imgur.com/sOIBv) slot? THE 8PIN CONNECTOR SAYS ATX_12V_2X4 More about : motherboard psu question Best solution tlmck a b B Homebuilt system a b V Motherboard March 17, 2012 3:30:01 AM Yes it is OK. Many PSU's come with a 4+4 motherboard connector now. Others may have an 8 pin and a 4 pin. kaerent March 17, 2012 3:30:40 AM Best answer selected by kaerent. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumFirst time builder, question regarding motherboard/PSU ForumMotherboard/PSU question ForumMotherboard(/PSU ?) issue, PC doesn't start properly ForumNeed Suggestions on Motherboard/PSU ForumDo I Really Need A 20 - 24 Pin Conveter For My Motherboard/PSU ? ForumMotherboard/PSU not seeing the power switch ForumNeed help!! (not a "is this a good build question ") ForumHard Drive cables ForumRare issue with toxic 7970 6 gb ForumAir cooling FX 8120 ForumCan I OC ForumNew builder (wiring help) ForumNo idea what's wrong with my PC... ForumMouse Freeze and PSU problem ForumSeagate Barracuda 7200.12 just a few questions ForumGaming PC - Thoughts? ForumHow do i know that all my computer components will fit together? Forum[Solved] M5A97 motherboard Forum[Solved] Aftermarket Cooler and RAM size question. ForumIs my PSU sufficient? More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !