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The GeForce GTX 1060 graphics card requires 120 W of power. You plan to install it in a PCIe 3.0 × 16 slot. Will you need to also install extra power to the card? If so, how can you do that? a. Yes. The PCIe 3.0 ×16 slot provides 75 W, and you need to connect the card using a PCIe 8-pin connector to gain additional power. b. No. The PCIe 3.0 × 16 slot provides all the necessary power and no extra power connection is required. c. Yes. The PCIe 3.0 × 16 slot provides 75 W, and you need to connect the card using a PCIe 6-pin connector to gain additional power. d. Yes. The PCIe 3.0 × 16 slot provides 100 W, and you need to connect the card using a Molex connector to gain an additional 20 W.

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ISBN: 9780357108376
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The GeForce GTX  1060 graphics card requires 120 W of power. You plan to install it in a PCIe  3.0 × 16 slot. Will you need to also install extra power to the card? If so, how can you do that?

a. Yes. The PCIe 3.0 ×16 slot provides 75 W, and you need to connect the card using a PCIe 8-pin connector to gain additional power.

b. No. The PCIe  3.0 × 16 slot provides all the necessary power and no extra power connection is required.

c. Yes. The PCIe  3.0 × 16 slot provides 75 W, and you need to connect the card using a PCIe 6-pin connector to gain additional power.

d. Yes. The PCIe  3.0 × 16 slot provides 100 W, and you need to connect the card using a Molex connector to gain an additional 20 W.

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Given:

GeForce GTX 1060 graphics card needs a power of 120 W.

PCIe 3.0 x16 slots need to be installed.

To find: Whether extra power is needed to install the PCIe 3.0 x16 slot.

Solution:

As the PCIe 3...

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