Question about Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Is that any specified smps to be used for mother board

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Computers & ... Master
  • 5,660 Answers

Depends on the age of the motherboard.

To clarify;

When Switched-Mode Power Supply's were first made for personal computers, for the main power cable they used two of them.
This was the AT power supply.

http://www.playtool.com/pages/psuconnectors/connectors.html#oldpc

The next version of the SMPS used a single main power cable, the ATX power supply.

http://www.playtool.com/pages/psuconnectors/connectors.html#atxmain20

As personal computers increased in Processor power, and graphics power, it was found that more power to the motherboard was needed. The ATX main power cable was increased from 20-pin to 24-pin, to handle the extra load,

http://www.playtool.com/pages/psuconnectors/connectors.html#atxmain24

A lot of motherboards also receive extra power through a 4-pin ATX +12 Volt power cable,

http://www.playtool.com/pages/psuconnectors/connectors.html#atx12v4

This power cable is used for power to the Processor.

Power Supply's (SMPS) have increased in power over the years to keep up with the demand for power.
They have also increased the number, and type of power cables used.

Some now have an extra 6-pin PCI Express power cable for added power to a graphics card, or two 6-pin PCI Express power cables.

Some SMPS's have an 8-pin PCI Express power cable for added power to a graphics card.

http://www.playtool.com/pages/psuconnectors/connectors.html#pciexpress8

If an SMPS has an 8-pin EPS +12 Volt power cable, it is used for added power to the motherboard, for the Processor.

http://www.playtool.com/pages/psuconnectors/connectors.html#eps8

If your concern is how much power can your motherboard handle, know this;

A computer ONLY uses the power it needs, and NO more.

If you had a 10,000 Watt power supply, and the computer only needs 100 Watts, the computer only uses 100 Watts. (10,000 Watts is an exaggeration)

Do you know the motherboard's name, and Model Number?
State in a Comment, and I should be able to tell you what power cables it needs, and give examples of an SMPS that will work.

SMPS,

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Switched-mode_power_supply

Posted on Nov 06, 2010

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
New users get to try the service completely Free afterwhich it costs $6 per call and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Hp Pavilion, Power supply Inactive, HHD savagable, intel Chip Savagable, i was thinking a new motherborad for the chip and the hard drive ????


Hi,
If your Desktop not start it means not you mother board problem because starting you find your SMPS proper running or not. Because SMPS supply all power in CUP so you check it SMPS on or off position. if SMPS ok then you check it mother board light on or not, if on then ok or not on then you change SMPS supply.

If your display issue then you check it RAM and HDD.

Thanks.
Computer Support

Feb 20, 2014 | HP Pavilion a305w (DM181AR) PC Desktop

1 Answer

Smps working indivudually but motherboad no disply and when i conect to board in that time smps and cpu fan also not working why


1.) Use alternative SMPS
2.) Use alternative motherboard
3.) Unplug HDD, check if BIOS screen is displayed
4.) Check if your input voltage power to the SMPS is sufficient

Feb 26, 2013 | Intel DG31PR Motherboard

1 Answer

I brought a new Intel H55Tc Mother board, Core i3 Processor, 2GB DDR3 Ram. Now my system fan and smps fans spindling is not continue. But My SMPS is working well with other mother board.


Dear vijay, Please check your power ic of mother board there is problem. When you change it then your cpu and processor fan will be working.
Thanks. Rakesh.

Nov 26, 2010 | Intel H55TC Motherboard Core i5 650...

1 Answer

Dear sir my motherboard not display i will cheack ram, bois,smps


does ur processor fan and smps fan work if both are working then the problem is in the motheboard if both are not working check ur smps by shorting the green pin with black if it doesnt work change ur smps and it works the problem is in ur motherboard ur power supplysection in ur motherboard has been fried take the mother board to a qulified chiplver service personal

Sep 27, 2010 | Intel PENTIUM-4 865GV CHIP MOTHER BOARD...

1 Answer

Tv standby


Possible that the mainbaord is faulty, the output driver is short or a high voltage component is short.
Since the model is not specified , you will have to check the mother board for errors as your SMPS is working but check if the secondary fuse has gone off in the high voltage section of the SMPS.

Sep 26, 2010 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

Dear sir, my computer asus sis961 is not working, power is not showing in mother board, technician is telling in mother board short sirkit


Do u know how to assemble a pc

if yes take the mother baord out of cabinet . place the mother bord on an insulating surface with proceesor . then connect smps ... poweron the board by shortin the frnt panel connectors . connect all peripehrals like monitor , kb and mouse etc ..... if this seems to be working try to insulate the cabin whre mother board is fixed ................ SMPS can also cause no power try chekin with another smps too

Aug 05, 2009 | ASUS P4SE Motherboard

1 Answer

Computer will not start


first you connect your harddisk data cable to mother board
connect your hard disk powercode using smps
connect smps 24pine connector threw mother board
connect 12v connector threw mother board
connect cpu&external fan connections
also connect the front panel connections on mother board using mother board details

Jun 17, 2009 | ASUS A7N8X Motherboard

2 Answers

No beeps,cd,flopy,monitor-can i use cleaning fluid on mother board?


Dear sir,

Have u changed the SMPS or not? If not change the smps & check it

Max.this problem related to smps only, in somecases problem may with motherboard also

Pl try it

was this soultion useful?show your appericiation by rating it.

Thanks

Mar 17, 2008 | Gigabyte 7nnxp Motherboard

3 Answers

No booting is possible


check the connections between your mother board and power supply. if it is in tack and still wont work replace your power supply.

Jan 21, 2008 | ASUS P5RD1-VM Motherboard

3 Answers

Display


I have Intel Jetway 945 Mother Board, I checked the Processer and Ram, And SMPS it is working properly, but I am facing display problem.

Oct 29, 2007 | Intel PENTIUM-4 865GV CHIP MOTHER BOARD...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Computers & Internet Logo

Related Topics:

281 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Computers & Internet Experts

Doctor PC
Doctor PC

Level 3 Expert

7733 Answers

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

David Payne
David Payne

Level 3 Expert

14161 Answers

Are you a Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...