build advice

  1. deilsoncso

    Setup compatibility

    Can you help with that doubt? (I'm about to trade my PNY GTX 1070 with Vega here now, and I need to clarify that before I make the decision) CPU: Intel Core i5 8400 GPU: Gigabyte RX Vega 64 OC MOBO: MSI Z370 Gaming Plus RAM: 32GB DDR4 3200MHz HDD: 1x1TB, 1x2TB SSD: 1x500GB Sata, 1x500GB NVMe...
  2. uselessbuilder

    Buying Advice: Gigabyte Z370 Gaming 3?

    Hi everyone! I built a Hackintosh about two years ago. It was my first computer build. I had tons of help from here back in the day, but it just never improved. It had some of these are surely do to clover config, and some of these are hardware. That being said, I think a motherboard and...
  3. Spiral79

    New Build Help (Has-been computer guy)

    It’s been several years (5+) since I’ve built a computers and just wonder if any of you fine folks could put some eyes on this build to make sure I not messing it up. Excited for the adventure of it! GIGABYTE Z390 M GAMING LGA 1151 (300 Series) Intel Core i7-9700k Coffee Lake Samsung 860 EVO...
  4. protodimbo

    Help me with my build please

    Hi! Right now I have High Sierra 10.13.6 (17G66) with this PC : gigabyte z370p d3 Intel i5 8600k NVIDIA GeForce GTX 750 Ti Realtek RTL8168G/8111G PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet 8GB RAM HDD+SSD And I'd like to update my PC to Catalina. But I know that my videocard will stop working. I can find AMD...
  5. NiikolaSlav

    Solved > Is this setup compatible with a Hackintosh?

    I would like to know if my PC setup is compatible with a Hackintosh. Here is what I have. CPU: Intel Core i3 2130 GPU: Nvidia Geforce GTX 750 Ti Motherboard: Gateway DX4870 RAM: 6GB DDR3 This is a prebuilt PC. You can find it here. The only thing I have added to this PC was an Nvidia Geforce...
  6. sandwick000

    Will this work?

    Hi guys, Does anyone see any issues with this setup and am I missing anything obvious? Also, if anyone has any advice on a better part then I'm happy for your advice. Thanks in advance. Motherboard CPU...
  7. ironclaw799

    Budget Build, Need help!

    Hi, I am looking to build a budget hackintosh for around $220 BUT I ONLY NEED CPU, RAM and motherboard, I have the rest. I am more than happy to go the used route (aliexpress or at a push eBay) something like a old 6 core Xeon maybe? More power the better not looking for it too look good. Anyway...
  8. RickFlores

    How hard will it be to run hakintosh on this hardware?

    Hello to all. I want to build a pc for hakintosh. How hard will it be to run it on this build?
  9. jc123

    What's faster? why is the 960 more expensive?

    Samsung 970 PRO 512GB - NVMe PCIe M.2 2280 SSD (MZ-V7P512BW) Samsung 960 EVO 500GB Solid State Drive (MZ-V6E500BW) m.2 NVMe I'm looking at these 2 SSDs, they're both NVMe m.2 drives, one is 970 and one is 960. Why is the 960 more expensive? what am I missing?
  10. msqueez788

    Can my build run Mojave? Compatibility suggestions!

    Hello forum, It's my first time trying to build a Hackintosh. I got the following parts so I need your help on this. Motherboard: MSI Z77a-GD55 CPU: Intel Core i5 3570 Graphics Card: GTX 660Ti 2GB RAM: 8GB DDR3 I also got a PCI-e Soundcard: SoundBlaster Z Thanks in advance!
  11. HitmanCeon

    My Music Production Build

    Hey guys, I am just about to order a new Hackintosh... can you see if I am making any disastrous mistakes here? Cabinet: Fractal Design Define R6 PSU: Corsair TX750m, 750W PSU ATX 12V v2-4, 80 PLUS Gold, Semi Modular, 6+2-pin PCIe CPU: Intel i9-9900K CPU cooling: CM Masterliquid ML240L 240mm...
  12. alexbohariuc

    Advice on a Aorus Master build

    Hello guys, This is my first Hackintosh build. I own macs since 2012, currently working on a MBP Late 2016 and a MBP Late 2017 (at work). I'll sell the 2016 and build the following system: Motherboard: GIGABYTE AORUS Z390 MASTER Processor: Intel Coffee Lake, Core i9 9900K CPU cooler: Corsair...
  13. Norskno

    LGA1150 mini itx motherboard

    Hello im looking for mini itx motherboard. What do you think about Gigabyte GA-H81N-D2H ? my cpu i5 4440s 2.8 LGA 1150 GPU GTX 1050 TI 4 GB 16 GB ddr3
  14. Daniel-PT

    RATE my build (€2135,70)

    What's your opinion on this build, for a new Hackintosh? :) I'm buying from this Portuguese store: We don't have/can't order from Newegg etc because of customs. P.S.: I hope I'm not forgetting anything? I'm a newbie
  15. gladgura

    Monthly Buyers Guide?

    Every month throughout the years I would check out Tonymacx86 Monthly Buyers Guide. Has Tonymacx86 stopped publishing updated Buyers Guides? According to the home page the last time it was updated was 09-05-18 11:51:07 AM
  16. raulz

    Building my first Hackintosh with what I already have from a mining rig I built some time ago, will the pieces work together?

    So yeah, I built a mining rig a couple of years ago which is no longer in use due to electric bills basically, 8 graphic cards was just too much, any way, I got some parts waiting to be used but I haven't been able to find them working together to build a working hackintosh and I want some...
  17. MusicGuy92

    i9-9900K iHack Pro build for Logic Pro X

    Hi! First time builder here! I have been scanning through the forums (reddit and tonymacx86) to piece together a proper build for music production, adobe tools and general game development. Im willing to have a large(ish) budget for this build as its going to be my main workstation. What...
  18. Kisch

    P1/ps/photography build +/- 1000 Euro

    Hi guys, as a complete newbie i have just clicked through the buyers guide here and selected what i want for my budget. I have obviously gone over so if theres any part that i can save on please let me know. So far this is what i selected GIGABYTE H370M DS3H @85 dollars Intel Core i5-8600K...
  19. tkan

    New 9900k/z390 build advice

    Below is my proposed setup. I'd like to know if the components are all compatible and advice on any substitutions/additions. My system will be used for 4k raw video editing. Already Purchased: GPU: 2x AMD Sapphire Vega 64...
  20. RayQand

    Proposed FCP / Mojave Hackintosh 2018

    Hello guys, this is my first ever post and attempt to build a hackintosh. Would love your input on the following build I am considering and any comments with respect to compatibility of hardware and software vs my goals for the build would be much appreciated. Here goes! Build Goals : 1...