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asus rog tuf 3070 daisy chained pcie cables

I completed a my first pc build a while ago and came across a video advising not to use the daisy chained in the 2nd slot of the gpu and to use a seperate cable instead. My PSU comes only with PCIE cables that have additional cable daisy chained. My question is does it matter if i use 2 seperate PCIE cables with daisy chained cable hanging for best practice or do i need to buy a separate single PCIE cable?

 

Ive attached a screenshot of what the ports of my GPU look like if that helps

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Doesn't matter, you don't need cables that are single connectors. Only difference would be that it'll look more tidy without extra connectors hanging off.

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A quality power supply will not have issues with a daisy chained cable.

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as above it will be fine.

 

it might help you with O/C if you go for 2x cables  

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