Product information: Graphics Card Power JackMany high-end graphics cards have a considerable length. Up to 32cm in lenght and they are held side on in a PCI-E slot with all the weight pulling the card down. Up rated GPU coolers provide sophisticated cooling systems but large heat sinks and copper heat pipes great heat dissipation comes with weights of over one kilogram in some cases.
As graphics cards are fixed in conventional cases, usually only on the PCI-bracket and the PCIe slot is thus not a very good condition for a long, trouble free operating life of the cards. Length and weight, can pull down the expansion cards down, causing suffering to contacts and conductors on the PCI Express interface and on the PCB of the graphics card.
To prevent this, PowerColor offers the Power Jack; an extra graphics card support. The black plastic cylinder is equipped with a rubberized base to avoid scratching your case and provides a secure hold. At the other end is attached to a black foam cushion that protects the underside of the graphics card.
- Compatibility: All graphics cards with flat housing over the heat sink height:
- Variably adjustable between 61.25 mm and 150 mm