This thread is dedicated to installing/running Big Sur on the HP EliteDesk 800 G4/G5 Mini PC. This thread is derived from the original Catalina Guide and will gradually replace the Catalina guide and the Big Sur Guide
Thank you to deeveedee and everyone else who has contributed to the previous...
So decided to try and have another bash at running my intel nuc with big sur.
Its the model D54250WYK has:
Intel i5-4250UU 2.6ghz max
12GB ram DDR3 Crucial
Intel HD Graphics 5000
Wi-Fi card to a Bluetooth and WIFI supported apple Broadcom model.
250gb Samsung P851 SSD Stick
So I have...
I have the nuc D54250WYK with compatible wifi and Bluetooth card and it is currently running Catalina.
Looking to upgrade to Open Core and Big Sur and get all the info working for Facetime/iMessage and the App Store.
Has anyone upgrade this nuc to use this operating system.
I currently have...
I am looking for a sata card that has 4 internal ports that has PCI interface as I don't have access to the pci-e slots on my motherboard because the graphics cards covers them.
I am not sure what to look for chipset wise that will work with the latest version of mavericks
I was looking on gigabyte website as noticed they updated the bios to F8. And removed all older versions of the bios files eg F3 and F6.
Has any one used F8 and got everything running ok any issues ect - What is the changes in F8 compaired to the earlier versions
I still have copy of F6...
I haven't tried tony mac before but have played the old iatakos and kalaway builds on my netbook
But after owning a imac and liking it i wanted to get back in to building my own little pc designed mac
This is my thoughts so far
Would like to run Lion with ability to change to Mountain Lion...