Closed 1x (6+2) pin PCIE Question? Tags: Power Supplies Gtx Power Components Last response: January 31, 2013 2:41 PM in Components Share bootwinks January 30, 2013 4:55:21 AM Im wondering can a 1x (6+2) pin PCIE Power Connecter be used for a GTX 660? what only needs 6 Pins? and you dont need to use the +2? More about : pin pcie question Best solution johnsonjohnson January 30, 2013 5:08:41 AM Hi. If the graphics card require a 6-pin which I believe the GTX 660 does, then just plug the 6-pin PCI Express connector into it and leave the +2-pin hanging. Share knuckleonAMD January 30, 2013 5:46:51 AM The extra two are there to make it work for 8 pin without them its just a 6 pin, so yes Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer bootwinks January 31, 2013 4:53:19 AM Best answer selected by Bootwinks. Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedR9 280X with 1x 8 PIN PCI-E and 1x 6 PIN PCI-E (Only have 2x 6 Pin PCI-E) Forum What's better a 2 molex to 8 pin PCI-E adapter or 1x 6 pin to 8 pin adapter Forum Solved6+2 and 6 pin PCIE cable question Forum SolvedMy gpu came with 2x cables which were 2x6pin going into 1x 8 pin. In the manual it showed that I could either do that or use Forum SolvedI need help with 2x 6-pin and 1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin Forum Solved2xMolex to 6 pin pci-e question Forum SolvedSapphire Vapor-x 290 needs 2x 8 pins. I have 1x 8 and 1x 6+2 pin Forum 1x molex -> 1x pcie6pin Forum PCI-E 2+6 pin question Forum Solved1x 6 pins with a 2x 6 pin Video card Forum Solved6+2 pin pci-e connector won't go all the way in 6 pin pci-e slot Forum SolvedEVGA Gtx 770 - Question on 6-pin and 8-pin PCI-e connectors Forum Can a 2x 6 pin graphic card run on a 1x 6 pin pci Forum Solvedpci-e 6 pin power to 2 molex? Forum SolvedPCI-e 8Pin and 6+2Pin Forum SolvedCorsair AX760 dual 6+2 pin PCIe cables Forum SolvedQuick Question about Dual MOLEX-to-PCIe 6-pin Adapters Forum SolvedWhere to find 8-pin PCIe Female to 2 6+2-pin Female Splitter Forum Solved6-Pin to 8-Pin PCIe Adapter Question Forum SolvedI want to buy a Sapphire R9 270X Vapor-X 2GB GDDR5 but my PSU has only one 6pin PCIe Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !