8 Pin GPU

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    Question RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8pin vs 8+6 pin.

    So I got an rx 570 sapphire nitro+ 4gb, and I read on the back of the box that the GPU needs an 8-pin pci-e connector, but you can also plug in another six pin for additional performance. Now, my PSU only has one 8-pin, and i'm wondering if the extra 6-pin is enough of a performance increase to...
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    Question New Graphics card (8 Pin) with my current powersupply

    Looking to buy a new graphics card (GTX 1660ti https://www.gigabyte.com/Graphics-Card/GV-N166TWF2OC-6GD#sp ) which needs an 8 pin PCI-E cable. My current power supply (Corsair CX430...
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    Question What happens if I use a 6 pin connector on a GPU that needs 8 pins?

    My graphics card Gigabyte Radeon RX 580 Aorus I also have an 800 watt power supply. I’ve seen multiple threads about this but since everyone has different power supplies, I have to ask myself since the 6 pin to 8 pin adapter is coming on Wednesday.
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    I am getting that C:\users\appdata\local\conduit\backgroundcontainer\backgroundcontainer.dll error message when I first boot up my computer. I have tried Malware bytes anti malware, Kaspersky, Vipre.... nothing will get rid of it.... any suggestions would be MUCH appreciated... Thanks!