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CPU Power 8+4 pins

Question asked by el_arantis on Dec 31, 2018
Latest reply on Jan 8, 2019 by yahaway

First of all I wish Happy New Year 2019 to everyone !!!


My motherboard has 12 pins for cpu power (8 classic + 4 extras).

Do I have to use all 12 or only the 8 classic ones?


Thank you in advance for helping


PC Specs:

O/S: Windows 10 Pro x64 v1809 RS5

CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 2700X

M/B: Asrock Fatal1ty X470 Gaming K4 (BIOS v1.90)

GPU: MSI AMD Radeon R9 390X 8GB Gaming

RAM: G.Skill FlareX F4-3200C14D-16GFX

PSU: Seasonic 1000W (Focus Gold 80+)

HDD: SanDisk Ultra II 960GB



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