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Ready to go beyond speed – CORSAIR announces compatibility for Nvidia 40-series graphics cards


MILPITAS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CORSAIR® (NASDAQ: CRSR), a global leader in enthusiast components for gamers, creators, and PC builders, today announced expanded compatibility of its PC component lineup with Nvidia’s new 40-series graphics cards, including the groundbreaking RTX 4090. From power supplies capable of driving the world’s most powerful gaming systems, to sleek, high-performance gaming cases, and a wide range of cooling options and accessories, CORSAIR offers the hardware to power , housing and cooling the world’s most powerful graphics cards – as they were meant to be.

The recently announced Nvidia RTX 4090 promises a huge leap forward in performance, and the good news for PC enthusiasts is that CORSAIR’s existing power supply lineup is already fully compatible with the new Nvidia 40 series. the RTX 4090 uses a new 12+4 pin 12VHPWR power connector, all cards will come with an 8 pin PCI-e to 12VHPWR power adapter. There’s no need to wait for future PSUs to support Intel’s new ATX 3.0 standard and CORSAIR’s PSUs already provide the reliability and quality components needed to support the higher power requirements of the next generation of PC hardware. Whether it’s an RM1000 that’s seen many releases or an all-new HX1500i, you can count on your CORSAIR PSU to power your graphics cards into the future.

Additionally, customers can now order official CORSAIR 12VHPWR 600W cables compatible with all CORSAIR Type 4 PSUs, connecting directly to the PSU via existing PSU side connectors for unhindered power directly for your new graphics card – no PCIe adapter required. With sense wires configured to 600W, your graphics card will know it’s capable of pulling its maximum power load*.

For those looking to jump-start this next generation of PC hardware with an all-new build, CORSAIR offers an incredible lineup of multi-award-winning, industry-leading PC components around which to build your next PC. Whether it’s a case to house your build in style with abundant cooling like the superb iCUE 5000T RGB, a CPU cooler to envy like the H150i ELITE LCD, or state-of-the-art high-performance DDR5 memory, CORSAIR has the hardware to complete your build and push its performance to the max.

For those considering stock as a starting point, CORSAIR is also readying a full line of Hydro X Series XG7 full-conversion water blocks for the new Nvidia 40-series graphics cards. Nickel-plated copper contact plates, high-density cooling fins and a full-coverage aluminum backplate helps harness every drop of performance from Nvidia’s new performance powerhouses, while a clear acrylic top plate and integrated RGB lighting powered by iCUE software up the styling stakes. Available in early November for Founders Edition RTX 4090 cards, the Hydro X XG7 series water blocks unlock the full potential of Nvidia’s best when combined with a complete CORSAIR Hydro X water cooling kit such as the XH305i RGB PRO.

Availability and compatibility

The official CORSAIR 12VHPWR 600W power cable is available to order immediately from the CORSAIR online store. Orders will be shipped from September 29.

To check if your PSU is compatible with the CORSAIR 12VHPWR 600W power cable, please visit https://www.corsair.com/12vhpwr

*600W load requires 1200W or greater CORSAIR power supply. A 450W load requires 1000W or more. A 300W load requires 750W or more.


CORSAIR (NASDAQ: CRSR) is one of the world’s leading developers and manufacturers of high-performance gear and technology for gamers, content creators and PC enthusiasts. From award-winning PC components and peripherals to premium streaming gear, intelligent ambient lighting and esports coaching services, CORSAIR offers a comprehensive ecosystem of products that work together to empower everyone from casual gamers to committed professionals, to give the best of themselves. .

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