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Thread: 4pin EPS connector or 8pin EPS connector mobo for non K ivy/haswell i5 processors?

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    Default is it really important to to get a 8pin CPU connector MoBo for a non K i5 Ivy/Haswell processor??

    they eat around 77~84watts...a single 4 pin can deliver upto around 150watts....
    so, is it really needed to pick a 8pin cpu powered mobo for the i5 processors??

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    bump..
    Last edited by giant; November 21st, 2014 at 16:14.

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    No. Unless you OC, there is no need for a 8 pin EPS connector. It will do the job just fine for stock.

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    good, then

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