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Do I need fan headers?
Feb 1, 2013, 5:39 PM
Hi, I'm building a PC and wondering if the motherboard that I am looking at can power the fans.
I haven't decided
Might get another 120mm fan. Will i be able to power the fans from the motherboard or can I power them from the psu, I aren't bothered about them running at max speed or monitoring them.
Feb 1, 2013
Feb 1, 2013, 6:24 PM
It looks like you have two fan headers other than your CPU fan header.
You could put a splitter on each of those two for 4 fans.
You could also connect to your PSU. (May need an adapter though)
Feb 1, 2013, 6:35 PM
what sort of adapter do i need?
Also where abouts on the board are the two fan headers, I know where the cpu fan connector is but I can't see the others?
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Feb 1, 2013, 6:45 PM
At your link, they are positioned along the bottom of the pic they show.
Feb 1, 2013, 7:06 PM
thanks im going to try to find an adapter that i can get in Britain how many fans can my motherboard support?
Feb 1, 2013, 7:09 PM
I would feel safe with two per fan header, using splitters, and bunches of fans on your PSU.
Feb 1, 2013, 8:02 PM
think that's what ill go with. thanks for your help.
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