Windows 10: Can I connect GPU to this PSU?

Discus and support Can I connect GPU to this PSU? in Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware to solve the problem; Hello, so I am buying a new GPU to upgrade my system. Since the new GPU is more power demanding than the previous one, it requires a 6-pin connection... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware' started by Aggserp4, Jul 12, 2018.

  1. Aggserp4 Win User

    Can I connect GPU to this PSU?


    Hello,
    so I am buying a new GPU to upgrade my system. Since the new GPU is more power demanding than the previous one, it requires a 6-pin connection from the PSU in addition to the power provided by the PCI-E slot. I just checked and my PSU only seems to have a couple of 4-pin connectors (I will attach a few images so you can see what I'm talking about). Will I be able to connect the GPU in some way? Perhaps with an adaptor? Any help would be much appreciated.

    Thanks in advance

    :)
     
    Aggserp4, Jul 12, 2018
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  2. Kyhi Win User

    PSU/GPU Power Problem


    so it is safe to say it is not the PSU or GPU as the cause of the issue..

    You stated the issue is when the GPU is plugged into your case..

    Since the PSU plugs into the GPU (and both appear to be testing good) the only other common connection is the MOBO or card slot
     
  3. freaksavior Win User
    What PSU should i get?

    I find NO specs on the psu you listed, not the one ktr listed, ktr also suggested i get the mushkin psu!
     
    freaksavior, Jul 12, 2018
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  4. Durion Win User

    Can I connect GPU to this PSU?

    PSU/GPU Power Problem


    Tested GPUs on friend's PC and they worked fine. Switched out my gpu with another 500w tried different PSU/GPU combos but none worked.
     
    Durion, Jul 12, 2018
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