6+2 pin vs 8 pin Tags: Power Supplies Graphics Cards Components Last response: February 1, 2013 1:48 AM in Components Share nic714mar January 31, 2013 11:49:46 PM Hello, I have been trying to pick out parts for my gaming rig and I was wondering if my power supply will be compatible with my graphics card. Power supply: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Graphics Card: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... More about : pin pin | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to nic714mar Register or log in to remove amuffin Power supply Master Graphics card Master January 31, 2013 11:52:35 PM They are the exact same thing. Just plug both connectors in and it will work. | Report abuse Reply to amuffin clutchc Power supply Master Graphics card Master February 1, 2013 1:48:44 AM +1^ You're fine. Just use either of the 6 pin and 6+2 pin for that card. | Report abuse Reply to clutchc Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Components>6+2 pin vs 8 pin> Related ressources: Forum2x6pin vs . 1x 8pin pci-e ForumAMD A 6 APU 4- pin vs . 8-pin connector Forum6+2 pin vs 8 pin Forum4pinx 2 on psu vs . 8pin on motherboard Forum4 pin vs 8 pin ForumQ6600 Power Supply - 8 Pin vs 4 Pin ForumHD 5970 2x8pin Vs 1x 8pin OverClock Forum4- pin CPU connector vs 8 ForumWant to buy 550 ti but power supply has just one 6-pin power connector ForumNewer Models that use 6-pin PCIe power connection Forum8-pin vs 4- pin CPU Power Connector ForumATX 6-pin AUX connector - P 8 vs P11 types? Forum2 power connects on my 7970 (1x 8pin 1x 6pin ) Forum9800GT with only one 6-pin PCIe Power Pin ForumGTX 680 power 6+8pin i have x 2 6pin ForumVoltage ForumI3 or i5 ForumI5 or i7 ForumCd ForumHi More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !