I read many posts regarding X79 including the one just below mine with a guy who nicely shared his DSDT/ EFI .
Unfortunately it doesnt work.
Currently my 4930K works on Yosemite, but I've too many softwares who dont work anymore on yosemite and time
has come to update it to Mojave!
I'm looking for some advices about installing High Sierra 10.13.6 on a Asus X-79 Deluxe / 4930K.
1/ I tried the shilohh tutorial (Clover) but I have problems :
Nothing for High Sierra (old tutorial)
Custom install on Clover USB : The Clover version is not the same anymore, so under UEFI...
Super n00b here, first Hackintosh and I was able to successfully boot High Sierra 10.13.6 on my 4930k with Asus P9X79 Deluxe. I followed sachabest's build which had everything looking good in Sierra so of course not everything was going to go smoothly but I wanted to give my build a...
Hi guys, :p
My old asus mobo (Asus P9X79 socket 2011) doesn't work with the newest macOS (the one that we install with Clover), so i’m stuck with Yosemite. :crazy:
I want to buy a new mobo, but is it compatible with my CPU (Intel Core i7 4930K) ?
Or should i buy a new CPU too ? If yes, which...
When I try to lower the the frequency of my 4930k, my system won't boot. I've had it running at 4.2ghz for about 3 years but after about a week uptime I can get a random shutdown so I wanted to try and get it more stable by lowering the frequency but then it wont boot. When I change it back to...
I'm guessing Shilohh could probably help me the most but I would really appreciate some help from anyone on the forum.
It's been a while since I dealt with Hackintoshes and I had many good builds so I'm familiar with everything however I'm having troubles so I'm not sure what I"m missing and...
I'm currently running my (musicproduction) Hackintosh with Mavericks 10.9.5. I would like to install Yosemite, but please let me introduce my components:
Gigabyte X79 UP4 @Bios F4
Nvidia GTX 760 4GB
32 GB Ram
(a new) SSD for clean install
and several HDD's and other stuff for...
Would appreciate some advise. Posted an earlier question to the forum regarding some oddities on my build. Pretty nice system. i7 4930k on a GA X79 UP4 board running 10.10.3. Had it running nicely (18K on the benchmark), fluid, everything functioned except audio which i THOUGHT caused the...
I have a very strange situation: On Thursday in a week (16th) I have a presentation in my school about Hackintosh:headbang:. And so I need an (working) Hackintosh.
Today I decided to reinstall Yosemite because my old installation was full of trash from the video capturing.
i7 5930K Build - 1st Timer. Compatible Components?
I've been reading, and reading and watching and reading more about Hackintosh's and the appeal is definitely growing on me.
Would love to get someone's opinion on the list of components below if possible?
Intel Core i7...
No audio out in Yosemite. 4930k Sabertooth X79
Hey guys. Completely changed this original post because I have solved many of the problems I listed. Now, I only have a few left.
Motherboard: ASUS Saberooth X79
CPU: i7 4930k
RAM: Corsair Vengeance 1866-2x8gig
SSD: Samsung 850 Pro-256gig
Hey everybody! I just completed my new custom build!
Here are the parts
Gigabyte GTX 970
Samsung 850 SSD
Corsair Vengeance 1866 16gig Ram
WD Black 4 TB Drive
Various case fans, all corsair.
I installed Yosemite using the Unibeast method. It...
so i just put together a new setup and i overclocked in the BIOS to 4.9Ghz (at least that's what the OC Panel and the BIOS show) but when i enter into Yosemite in the "About this Mac" section and in Geekbench it show's i am at the default 3.4Ghz. Am i missing something?
My setup is...
Hey all, I'm bnolan. I'm new to tonymacx86 and I just want to say thanks for all the support. I've been reading around and you guys are a great community, so it was only natural I joined.
Why I'm here
I'm in the tech industry, where I work as a web developer/UX designer and have been running...
Hello everyone, I'm new to the forum (and Hackintosh community in general) and just wanted to lay out the build I'll be putting together this weekend. I didn't originally plan on a Hackintosh build, but after some detective work, I believe I've purchased the right Goldilocks combination of parts...
Finally I completed a fully working installation of this powerful build. I wanted to share what I learned to help somebody with the same build.
CPU:Intel Core i7-4930K (6 core)
MotherBoard:GA-X79-UP4 BIOS F5
Graphics: GeForce GTX 780 (3GB)
Ram: Crucial Ballistix Sport LP (8gb to start)...
I've put together a list of components based on all the research I've done for the compatibility of my build. These are the parts I've compiled:
Asus Rampage IV Black Edition
Intel Core i7-4930K LGA 2011 Processor
Corsair Dominator Platinum 32GB (4x8GB) DDR3...
Shilohh's Build for Eric:
i7-4930K - Asus Rampage IV Extreme - 32GB GSkill Ram - GTX 770 4GB
Updated for macOS Sierra.
Updated to work with the Rampage IV Black Edition because the R4E has limited availability now. Users of other Asus X79 boards except for the X79D, can try...
[Success] Robbies' Asus Sabertooth x79, i7-4930K, MSI GTX 780 Dual-Boot Hacktintosh
I post this in gratitude of all the help I was able to receive for my build issues by users on the forums both on the tonymacx86 website and on others, such as insanelymac.com, with the aims that it might help...