Last Updated on February 16, 2019 by Admin
A technician is installing a new high-end video adapter card into an expansion slot on a motherboard. What may be needed to operate this video adapter card?
- PCI expansion slot
- PCIe x 8 expansion slot
- Two 8-pin power connectors
- 24-pin ATX power connector
When a high performance video adapter card is used, multiple power connectors may be required. These connectors may each use a 6-pin or 8-pin power connector. Video adapter cards commonly use the PCIe X 16 slot. A 24-pin ATX power connector is used to provide power to the motherboard.