One of the things that puzzle any pc builder is the number of devices that will run in your system. And to power them up, you will need a good Power Supply Unit (PSU). This mainly depends on how much power your device truly needs. Which brings us to the question should you get a 750-watt or an 850-watt PSU? Let's put them both side by side as 750 vs 850-watt … [Read more...] about 750 vs 850 Watt PSU | Which One Is the Best?
You can plug a 2-pin to 4-pin fan adapter as the 3rd and 4th wires are for measuring and controlling fan speed. Get a 2-pin to the 4-pin adapter or a 2-pin to 3-pin one and just plug the 3-pin one for a simpler solution. 2 Pin to 4 Pin Fan Adapter 2 pin fans are the oldest and most simple PC fans as only two wires come acting as the positive and the negative(or the … [Read more...] about 2 Pin to 4 Pin Fan Adapter | How Do I Connect?
A 2 Molex to 8 pin adapter serves the purpose of powering components, most likely GPUs, with existing Molex connections on a PSU (Power Supply Unit). So, if you’ve recently bought a new graphics card with 8-pin PCI power connections, your old PSU can still power it. However, there have been several reports regarding such adapters failing, presumably due to the constraints of … [Read more...] about 2 Molex to 8 Pin Adapter | Powering to the Hardware Components
A 2-pin fan can run on a 3-pin header by making sure the right connection between the supply line and the ground connection. 2 Pin Fan to 3 Pin Header If you’re wondering whether running a 3-pin fan on a 2-pin connector is possible or not, the answer is yes. The objective of the third pin on a fan header is 'sense', and its job is to see how fast a fan is spinning. So … [Read more...] about 2 Pin Fan to 3 Pin Header | Can I Plug?
A 2 SATA to 6 Pin Adapter is safe enough if you have a good power supply and approximate calculation of how much power your GPU is consuming through the cables. 2 SATA to 6 Pin Adapter Many of you are planning to use a 2 SATA to 6 Pin Adapter for GPUs. It eliminates the need to upgrade your existing SATA power supply to use a PCI Express video card. However, is it … [Read more...] about 2 SATA to 6 Pin Adapter | Should I Be Worried?