I tried to install a Hackintosh on some old hardware:
Gigabyte Z77 Wifi ITX
16gb 1600MHZ RAM
The system itself is running. But everything that uses graphics is buggy. Cinebench R15 GPU Test crashes completely and Heaven Benchmark said "Cant set video mode"
I currently use an Nvidia 760 in my 10.13.3 Hack, with four monitors (one at 4K.) However I am considering replacing it with an AMD GPU, for two reasons:
I would like to add at least a fifth, maybe a sixth monitor
I get occasional lags and slowdowns with the 760, with both NVidiaWeb and Native...
After running my Hackintosh for years on the nVidia platform, I recently read a post online about the performance and native support for the Radeon 7970. Considering that native support for nVidia hasn't progressed much recently, and because I found one on craigslist for $50, I decided to swap...
I am Currently Running:
Model Name: iMac GA-Z77-DS3H
Model Identifier: iMac13,2
Processor Name: Intel Core i5 3570K
Processor Speed: 3.40 GHz
Memory: 16 GB
Boot ROM Version: IM131.010A.B05
SMC Version (system): 2.11f14
I have gotten passed the Boot...
The graphics card gets recognized but the third monitor doesn't seem to be getting any signal. The DVI and and HDMI work but the DisplayPort monitor doesn't.
The BIOS was set to: Init Display First: IGFX but still only two monitors get displayed.
One thing I did notice is that the PCIe slot...
I have a hackintosh with 5 monitors. I have a 6850 which connects to 3 monitors and a HD4000 which connects to 2 monitors.
I want to upgrade the 6850 to a 280x or 7970 (if 280x is not possible).
Is is possible to run triple monitor on a 280x? I want to use the HDMI, DVI and Displayport...
recently i installed OSX Yosemite on my machine which had at the time a Nvidia 640,
Yesterday i picked up a Asus Directcuii 7970 and put it into my machine.
I have read this guide: http://www.tonymacx86.com/graphics/93318-amd-radeon-hd-7xxx-graphics-support-os-x-10-8-3-a.html
This is my first topic here, so forgive me if this is general knowledge. Last time I checked the boot screen was unavailable for "ANY" ATI card (mine is the 7970).
However during a new system setup with the latest of everything (10.9.4 & Clover install-NO DSDT or SSDT) - I did use...
So Currently I've had an issue that whenever I have more than 2 monitors connected Maverick will hang and crash immediately. Here some some details about my Computer's Spec.
•Motherboard: ASUS Maximus Hero VI Z87
•CPU: Intel Core i7 4770k @ 4.5Ghz
•GPU: AMD Gigabyte HD Radeon 7970
I have a Windows PC that I would like to begin using for audio recording and production using Pro Tools 11. I have always used Pro Tools on OSX so I'd like to make a second drive set so that I can boot OSX and Windows 7. Just wondering if there are any glaring issues with my...
EDIT: 2x 7970 CF: Will my build work (+1440p display advise)?
I'm a total newbie here and pretty excited about the whole hackintosh thing :lol:
Before spending a great deal of money I need your advise!
My plan is installing both Win 8.1 and Mavericks in a dual boot configuration. The...
This system it's compatible with Maverick (10.9) with no extra flag just in the BIOS I'm setting the primary GPU to be iGPU.
Maximus VI Hero
Matrix 7970 Platinum ( working OOB )
Corsair Neutron GTX
16Gb RAM Corsair Vengeance Pro 1866Mhz
Just one problem the multi beast seems...
I have two Sapphire Vapor-X 7970 GHz edition graphics cards connected to two ASUS monitors. I tried powering both monitors with one card (HDMI and DVI); but when I do such the displays are mirrored and I can't move anything displayed on the screens. The GUI freezes, but I can move my mouse...
Hey what's up.
I do video editing and audio production. I use an external firewire audio interface and an internal pci e interface. I have always wanted to run OSX since a lot of the programs I would like to use etc. I recently noticed 10.8.3 includes support for Radeon 7970. I was going to...
Sapphire HD7970 3GB OC
G.Skill Ripjaws Series 8GB DDR3-1600
128GB Crucial M4
I've successfully installed Mountain Lion (10.8.3) using a patched BIOS and Unibeast, and configured Mulitbeast with the following settings:
Now whenever I try to boot from the SSD, I...
Thought I'd get a post together here in the graphics section to collect 7xxx testing in the new 10.8.3. Here are some hints/tricks- I'll be publishing an article sometime next week.
I have the MSI Radeon HD 7870, booting via UniBeast MBR formatted disk- GraphicsEnabler=No. You then have to...
I need advice on graphics card. I currently have a Gigabyte 6870 OC installed on my hackintosh with 2600K oc'd to 4.5 GHz and I'm doing a lot of video rendering using Final Cut Pro X. I would like to get better performance as far as video rendering, I do some playing on my...
I'm surfing the web for a while and have red a lot of stuff about hankintosh and the compatible hardware. I have the following hardware and I'm wondering if it is worth to give OS X a try, bacause of my "unsupported graphics card".
ASRock Z77 extreme6
16 GB Corsair...
I'm making a computer that will dual boot Windows 7/8 and Mountain Lion...
The specs are below, but i have a problem in that I want to get a 7970 for gaming on Windows, but I know it isn't compatible with OSX.
The HD4000 in the CPU is though, so I was wondering if it is possible to...