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HX850 Power supply 4pin CPU Connector needed


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Hello, I've an old HX850 power supply and wish to upgrade my motherboard, the new motherboard but it requires 4pin cpu power in addition to the 8pin, can I use a PCIE to 4 pin convertor to supply needed power.

Thank you in advance for you help in this matter

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it's better to use a CPU cable.. adapters are usually a good way to smoke something 🙂

But you could just as well not add a 4 pin cable. the 8 pin one can provide over 300W already. even a 12900k doesn't need two cables.

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