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. Share kaerent March 17, 2012 3:30:40 AM Best answer selected by kaerent. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources First time builder, question regarding motherboard/PSU Forum Motherboard/PSU question Forum SolvedWill this Motherboard/PSU work with a R9 280X/GTX 770? Forum Many Issues With Motherboard/PSU Forum SolvedFirst time build. Motherboard/PSU unresponsive? Forum help determine problem, motherboard,psu or video card Forum SolvedWhat motherboard/psu should I get for this build? Forum PC boots but no image with a GTX750ti. Have tried everything. From where comes the issue? motherboard?PSU? the card? Forum Will this graphic card work with my Motherboard/PSU? Forum USB Shortcircuits or fries motherboard/psu? Forum Is my motherboard/PSU dead ? Forum Help on Motherboard/PSU selection Forum Motherboard(/PSU?) issue, PC doesn't start properly Forum Need Suggestions on Motherboard/PSU Forum Do I Really Need A 20 - 24 Pin Conveter For My Motherboard/PSU? Forum 1st Time Builder-Need Advice on MotherBoard/PSU Forum Motherboard/PSU not seeing the power switch Forum SolvedTriple Monitors Question Forum SolvedIntel(R) USB 3.0 eXtensible+Host Control question Forum SolvedCase Fan Splitter Question Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !