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 Share 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 First time builder, question regarding motherboard/PSU Forum Motherboard/PSU question 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 Motherboard/PSU not seeing the power switch Forum Need help!! (not a "is this a good build question ") Forum Hard Drive cables Forum Rare issue with toxic 7970 6 gb Forum Air cooling FX 8120 Forum Can I OC Forum New builder (wiring help) Forum No idea what's wrong with my PC... Forum Mouse Freeze and PSU problem Forum Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 just a few questions Forum Gaming PC - Thoughts? Forum How do i know that all my computer components will fit together? Forum [Solved] M5A97 motherboard Forum [Solved] Aftermarket Cooler and RAM size question. Forum Is my PSU sufficient? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !