apollo

  1. uiane

    Thunderbolt 3 Alpine Ridge issues

    Hello Everyone, I'm using High Sierra, with Alpine Ridge card on Z370 Aorus motherboard, bios settings as image below, everything was fine for 2 months, than with no reason, the UAD apollo card (with startech TB3 to TB2 adapter) stoped working, the audio card is working under windows, but on...
  2. KingBfire

    Music Studio Build II: Core i7-8700 - Asus Prime Z370-A - Radeon RX 580

    Music Studio Build II: Core i7 8700 - Asus Prime Z370-A - 32GB RAM - Radeon RX 580 Components ASUS Prime Z370-A https://www.amazon.com/dp/B075RJHN2D/?tag=tonymacx86com-20 https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813119038 Ballistix Sport LT 32GB DDR4 (4x 8GB) Memory...
  3. Audiogeek92

    First hackintosh build, recording studio build (DAW workstation)

    First build. Building primarily for use in home recording studio. Heavily invested in the UAD platform, Apollo 8p and OCTO Satellite require thunderbolt 2 (hence the converters). I've gone with a few quiet parts including the PSU, CPU heat sync and case. Please could anyone who has had...
  4. julio764020

    Where can I connect ThunderboltEX 3 Header Cable on Gigabyte Z370 Gaming 7

    Hi! I've been trying to make the Thunderbolt work for a while. I tried already 3 different motherboards but I read that this will work. Just want to make sure that, if I connected to the USB 2.0, it will work. I'd appreciate a lot your help thanks.
  5. Baptisteallard

    Apollo Quad Firewire, Z77X-UD5H - NO AUDIO

    Hello Guys, Need some help please ! I have installed High Sierra 10.13.3 on my U Z77X-UD5H, and everything is working perfectly expect my apollo firewire sound card. I have tested the firewire port with a external hardrive, and it's working ! But when i plug Apollo sound card it's not detected...
  6. danzlotnik

    i7-8700 Coffee Lake + Z370 Gaming 5 + GTX1050 + Thunderbolt 2 for UAD APOLLO

    danzlotnik's Build: Gigabyte AORUS Z370 Gaming 5 - i7-8700 - Nvidia GeForce GTX1050 Ti Components GIGABYTE Z370 AORUS Gaming 5 Motherboard https://www.amazon.com/dp/B075LGLHBY/?tag=tonymacx86com-20 Corsair Vengeance LED 4x8GB DDR4-2666 32GB DDR4 2666MHz Memory...
  7. AJ-Afterparty

    Thunderbolt 3, Coffee Lake 8700K, Apollo Interfaces

    I'm looking and looking, I'm not getting a clear answer. Trying to build a reliable Coffee Lake system with thunderbolt 2/3 for my Apollo Twin audio interface. Is this possible? IF SO... is this the right combo? Intel 8700k Gigabyte Z370 AORUS Gaming 7 (rev 1.0) mobo macOS Sierra (not...
  8. ziggenpuss

    Audio Noob MOBO & Universal Audio Apollo other advice needed..

    Hi all, Okay building my first Hackintosh, also first build of a computer. Only ever used Mac since mid 90s, currently using a MacBook Pro Retina 2012, owned since new and still going strong but the beach ball :beachball:creeps in here and there. Plus I have 2 Dell P2715Q 4K monitors which I've...
  9. krikor

    M-ATX build for Audio with Gigabyte Z270M-D3P

    Hello, After making some research and with the intel from @Jamesbond007 I got the global idea for my build. Gigabyte GA-Z270M-D3P GC-Alpine RIDGE Pcie thunderbolt Intel Core Kabylake i7-7700K AMD 5770 or GTX1050 video card Corsair H60 cooling fan. Ballistix Sport LT 32Go Kit Corsair PSU CS550M...
  10. chopperferrari

    Buying advice on new Hackintosh build

    Hi Guys, I'm building a new hackintosh and was hoping for input/advice/knowledge about my hardware choices. I'm specifically interested in how much patching the motherboard needs? if the graphics card will work natively? if anyone has had a thunderbolt sound card (mine is a Universal Audio...
  11. krikor

    Gigabyte Z270M-D3P

    Hello, Anyone knows about this board? From reading the GC-Alpine-Ridge compatibility it seems to support thunderbolt and it is a m ATX. Also from reading the specs on the gigabyte website it says it does have a thunderbolt add in card connector. thanks K
  12. lozlab

    Apollo twin TB recognized but drivers not loaded by the mac

    Hello, I Just installed the uad latest drivers (9.2) for my apollo TB on sierra, the thunderbolt communication works but no sound, the mac does'nt seem to load the drivers. any idea ? My mobo is GA z77 up5 th
  13. maggemagge

    Getting USB-C in a DNK-H?

    Hello! I've been looking into Luna Designs case DNK-H: https://luna-design.org/dnk-h#design I really love the design and size, the only problem is that i need a USB-C connection to be able to run my audio interface(apollo twin duo TB). They suggest buying a thin mini-ITX board, but there are...
  14. spyderfyre

    Thunderbolt Ghost Problem on Z170 board

    Hello, So I bought GC-Alpine Ridge a few days ago alongside a Apollo Twin Quad. Worked great the first 2 days with the exception of seeing no sign of any PCI cards, Thunderbolt, or anything remotely showing the Apollo in System Profile (except for "sound" the lucky time that it works!). However...
  15. spyderfyre

    [Solved] Thunderbolt on Z170-HD3

    Hey guys, I have the Z170-HD3 MB running the latest version of Sierra. I'm looking to add the Gigabyte GC Alpine Ridge Thunderbolt 3 addon-card so that the Apollo Twin (Audio Interface) can operate properly. 1. Has anyone done this addition successfully yet? 2. Will this card work with my...
  16. Orks

    New Audio Workstation - Thunderbolt a MUST

    Hey guys First time posting here, but am a long time trawler, so be gentle! Having worked in recording studios across NYC that all utilize trash-can Mac Pros with moderate success, I've decided it's time to upgrade my home-studio machine. I've been looking into the option of building a machine...
  17. QkY

    [Guide] MUSIC PRODUCTION Skylake Build: 10.11.6, Z170X-Designare, 6700K, HD530, TB3, 960 EVO M.2

    MUSIC PRODUCTION Skylake Build 10.12.3 (Sierra) Project: Lilly v2.0 Gigabyte Z170X-Designare (Thunderbolt 3 x2) Intel 6700K Intel HD 530 Samsung 960 EVO 500GB M.2 - OSX Samsung 850 EVO 250GB SSD - WIN10 Dual Boot OSX/WIN10 Components MoBo - Gigabyte GA-Z170X Designare ATX Motherboard...
  18. trevor1030

    Issue with finding motherboard with thunderbolt port for UAD Apollo Twin Duo

    I have been searching for months for a Motherboard with thunderbolt port built in for my UAD Apollo twin. I have had no luck or private sellers are selling them for around 1k-2k. Does anyone know where to source one of these motherboards? It would be strictly production PC but running around...
  19. HKPROD

    Building hackintosh that works with Apollo 8p Thunderbolt 2 Interface

    Hi everyone, First of all I would like to say that this site is amazing!! Found so much info thats so nice and neat. So, I´m going to build my first hackintosh thats going to be in my music studio. I just bought the new Apollo 8p Thunderbolt 2 and it works great on my macbook pro mid2012. I...
  20. davearrow

    Quiet build for Universal Audio Apollo Thunderbolt: i7-4790K - Asus Z97-A - HD4600

    DaveArrow's pro audio build for UAD Apollo Thunderbolt: Core i7-4790K - Asus Z97-A - Mobo graphics Components Asus Z97-A Intel 1150 ATX Gaming Motherboard https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B00K80MMJ4/?tag=tonymacx86-21 Intel Core i7 i7-4790K CPU...
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