Forum discussion tagged with cables.
  1. nospecgamer

    Question Can I link my 6+2 GPU cable to become a 8 Pin GPU?

    I’m getting some LINKUP Cable extensions, and it comes with 2X 6+2 GPU Cables, my GPU (Sapphire Nitro+ RX 580) needs only a 8 Pin and 6 Pin. I know when I plug it in I can just leave the extra 2 Pins out but I want my build to be clean and not have a hanging out 2 Pin on the side of my GPU. Is...
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    [SOLVED] Ethernet Switch Questions

    There are only two Ethernet ports on the back of my router, both of which are in use. I want to buy an Ethernet switch to allow me to get more Ethernet ports, but I'm not sure if that is the right option - Google tells me that it allows the connected computers on a switch to communicate which is...
  3. coocolad

    Question Computer acting a bit wonky after opening it recently.

    So a while back i built a budget gaming setup using the help of this forum, this was a solid 2 years or more in the past and despite it being my first build everything worked perfectly fine all this time aside from one minor thing. any mic or headset containing a mic did not register as being...
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    Question SSD SATA CABLE

    Are these cables good for my ssd that i will buy? CRUCIAL MX500
  5. Question Fried SSD Circuitry: Worth it to RMA or salvage?

    Hi all: Yes, it happened. I learned the hard way. After plugging in a power supply cable from another manufacturer and connecting my SSD, the drive fried. With a round of investigation, it looks like all of the voltages were moved around. Here are the two configs: The unfortunate part is the...
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    Question White/black sleeved cables for PC

    Im looking to do a white/black/ bit of rgb build and i thought that some black and white sleeved cables would work nicely, but im not entirely sure what the major difference between the basic cable bundles and others. Im mostly looking to have the cables that show to be the sleeved ones. If...
  7. Question How do i do this?

    Hello! so i have an Asus G11CB and its connected to a Benq RLhm..45.. something through the HDMI port on the GPU iso. I also want to add a second display, an Acer 27” KG271C monitor. I posted a thread and we came to the conclusion that I should use a DP cable. Im not sure how to connect that...
  8. techflame700

    [SOLVED] Will this PSU work with my Motherboard?

    Will the Corsair CX450 work with the Gigabyte Z390 UD? My concern is over the CPU power connectors since the Z390 UD uses 8 + 4 CPU power connectors and I’m not sure if the CX450 has enough cables to support it. Thanks for your help! -...