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Old 08-09-2005, 02:18 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Dual 12v power supply and motherboard

On newegg, this powersupply says its dual 12v- but i'm not so sure it is:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817148005

Another question- will this motherboard acept either 20 pin or 24 pin power supplies, from looking at this picture?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ShowIm...d%20-%20Retail

any help would be great- thanks
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Old 08-09-2005, 02:46 PM   #2 (permalink)
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That motherboard has 28 power pins
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Old 08-09-2005, 03:17 PM   #3 (permalink)
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how is that? I guess that some are optional?
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Old 08-09-2005, 04:55 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Look closely, it has a 20-pin and 4-pin connector on the same bridge (usually the 4-pin is near the CPU, to which it provides the extar power).
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Ok, thank you.- I probably would have figured it out if there was a pdf motherboard manual for this motherboard.

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Old 08-09-2005, 05:52 PM   #6 (permalink)
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That's cool, I've never seen the extra 4pin so close to the main connector like that...on a lot of DFI boards it's above it or something like that, but this is the first I've seen it right in line with it
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i got that exact same psu...
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i hope its good
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