1. Computer problem? Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Click here to join today! If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members.

PSU is that ok to leave extra 2 pins for gpu?

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by RaghavVenkat, Sep 17, 2018.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. RaghavVenkat

    RaghavVenkat Thread Starter

    Joined:
    Sep 17, 2018
    Messages:
    1
    I have one Frontech JIL-2430 800 Watts SMPS as a temporary smps since my old one is on its way back after service. i have one gtx 1060 card, it needs only 6 pins to power my gpu is that ok to leave those extra 2 pins ? (since the frontech jil comes with single 8 pin )
     
  2. elitetechsvc

    elitetechsvc

    Joined:
    Mar 29, 2018
    Messages:
    73
    First Name:
    Aaron
    If it's a single solid 8 pin it won't plug up, if it's a 6+2 8 pin then yes, just use the 6 pin and you're fine. If I'm not mistaken the other 2 are only ground anyways.
     
As Seen On
As Seen On...

Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Join our site today to ask your question. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

Loading...
Similar Threads - leave extra pins
  1. patgon
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    134
  2. ilija510
    Replies:
    1
    Views:
    202
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/1216622

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice