Seek Solutions & Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Jun 22, 2012
What is the difference between a 24-pin and a 20-pin motherboard power connector?

The 20-pin connector belongs to older ATX standard while 24-pin connector follows newer ATX standard. The 24-pin connector just the 20-pin cable with 4 extra wires to provide extra current. As long as your power supply can provide sufficient power to the motherboard, you can still use 20-pin power supply.