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    PowerMac G5 Hackintosh with original PSU and cooling

    Thank you! They used to go up into the 80s (Celsius), however that was because I was using cheap thermal paste and the TIM inside the CPU had aged. I delidded the CPU and applied some Arctic MX-4, and now the max temps I've seen are around 70 degrees Celsius. Right now it's idling at 45 on the...
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    PowerMac G5 Hackintosh with original PSU and cooling

    It was a standard USB installer, made with the utility included in the retail installer app, GUID partitioned and with Clover installed. The board works without the need for any additional kexts except for AppleIntelE1000e, and I also changed the SMBIOS to MacPro5,1. I did also use Lilu and...
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    PowerMac G5 Hackintosh with original PSU and cooling

    Sure. There's really not much to it, mounting the board was quite the standard affair of hammering the original standoffs off the case and gluing them back into the mATX positions. First I used mirror glue, but it didn't work as expected and I ended up using epoxy. The board fit like a glove...
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    PowerMac G5 Hackintosh with original PSU and cooling

    Thank you! Yup, the 24" iMac (It's a Mid-2007 Core2Duo, or rather used to be) I'm using as a monitor. It's not finished yet, though. I have to put an internal USB hub in it and wire up the ports.
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    PowerMac G5 Hackintosh with original PSU and cooling

    Hi there! This is the first post I make in this community, but it's the result of hundreds of hours spent lurking. I present to you my PowerMac G5 Hackintosh: This is the result of months of research, work and frustration. The list of parts: -Supermicro X8SIL-F Motherboard -Intel Xeon...
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