Can i use a 6 pin PSU for 8 pin GPU? Tags: Power Supplies GPUs MSI Components Product Last response: November 2, 2012 6:01 AM in Components Share jrcollins1090 November 2, 2012 5:34:01 AM I recently acquired the MSI lightning 680gtx and when i went to hook it up i saw that my PSU has two 6 pin connectors currently connected to my 560gtx and the new 680 has 2 8 pin slots. Is there any way to make my PSU work with the new card ? More about : pin psu pin gpu strife_ff7 a b ) Power supply November 2, 2012 6:01:41 AM I wouldn't use an adapter with a gtx 680. You spent that much for the card just spend a little more to get stable power for it. Get this psu it's on sale now and it's good antec ea-650 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum2 6 pin PCI-E Connectors on GPU and PSU ForumModular PSU - one cable for each 6 pin on GPU , or one cable per GPU ? ForumPsu 8-pin 6-pin psu connectors for 3- hd7990 ForumNo 8-pin pci-e on my power supply... should I use 6 pin or 2 molex? ForumHELPPPP!!!! My psu dosent have a 6 pin and my new 7870 wont power HELP ForumAdding a second 6 pin PCI Express power cable to 600 watts PSU ForumOldr Thermaltake 480 psu with no 6 pin pci-e con. Video card options? ForumCapstone 750-M and PCIe connectors ( 6 and 8 pin ) ForumPSU with no 6-pin PCI-E to power 2x 6-pin GPU Forum6-pin to 8-pin PCI-E adapter question ForumNewer Models that use 6-pin PCIe power connection ForumRadeon 6870 only use one 6-pin ForumIs there a pci express 8 pin to 6 pin connector? ForumGTX 680 power 6+8pin i have x2 6pin ForumGTX 680 power connection 6 + 8 pin ForumGTX 680 power 6+8pin only got x2 6pin ForumPC Don't BOOT WITH GPU ( 6-PIN ) RADEON 6850 ForumIntel Pentium E2180 help ForumAdvice wanted on PSU for a new build. Forum[Solved] PSU Requirements More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !