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  1. TheOG

    Hackintosh build help

    Wanting to build a duel booting pc for video editing (mac) and gaming (pc). Current spec follows... GX-312-EA EVGA GeForce GTX 1080Ti SC2 GAMING ICX 11264MB G.Skill Trident Z RGB 16GB (2x8GB) DDR4 PC4-24000C16 3000MHz 1 MB-57G-GI Gigabyte Z370 AORUS Ultra Gaming WIFI Intel Z370 CP-63R-IN...
  2. MoShaikhon

    What's a good USB wifi adapter for Mojave?

    I have the Lenovo Legion Y720 and I'm looking for a USB wifi adapter that works well on Mojave. any suggestions are welcome.
  3. Swagxl

    ASRock Z370, Core i7-8700K, EVGA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti?

    Hello, i was wondering if my current build would be a good joice and if some things will work? Mainboard ASRock Z370 Extreme 4 Intel Z370 So.1151 Dual Channel DDR4 ATX Retail +TP-Link TL-WDN4800 N900 WLAN Dual Band PCI-E Adapter Will this work for AirDrop/Apple Continuity etc. (alternatives)...
  4. jsrey88

    New GPU on older Motherboard

    I have a Z77-DS3H Gigabyte board and with the new High Sierra update I have found my old GPU does not work anymore. I have an i7 Intel chip that is basically doing the work for me at the moment but when I do more graphic heavy stuff it slows a bit. Have full 32GB Ram so it's maxed out there. I...
  5. lemmecheckdat

    Buying first Macbook

    I’m a student and I was considering buying Macbook for a long time. I have a really powerful PC for gaming and demanding tasks but I need a laptop because I spend more time away from home. My first option was new Macbook Pro 13 (without touchbar, I don’t really find it useful and it costs alot...
  6. IamI1

    Mac for music production

    Hi all! I need a Mac for music production, so it needs to be very powerful. I was thinking an 8700k (or can i go with the iMac Pro cpus?) and a motherboard with Thunderbolt working in Mac. Someone can suggest me a good 8700k+MB(with TB) combo that can work with HighSierra? Thanks! (with the...
  7. minege

    i7-6950X + GTX 1080 Ti + Intel SSD 600p NVMe + GIGABYTE GA-X99-UD3P Hackintosh

    Hello ! I'm about to buy theses pieces for a hackintosh : - i7-6950X - GTX 1080 Ti - Intel SSD 600p Series (512GB, M.2 2280 80mm NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4, 3D1, TLC) - GIGABYTE GA-X99-UD3P (rev. 1.0) LGA 2011-v3 Intel X99 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX - CORSAIR HX750 Series CP-9020137-NA 750W ATX12V v2.4 /...
  8. Eima

    Does Skylake work with El Capitan and which motherboard should I get?

    Tonymac recommends Skylake but I was also told that they're meant not for El Capitan but for Sierra instead. Is that true? I was thinking getting GTX970 for GPU and i3-6100 for CPU (i3-4360 if Skylake doesn't work with Capitan). It's for gaming rig. Which motherboard could you recommend? Up to...
  9. kosakgroove

    [Help] Building a SnowLeo Desktop in 2016

    Knowing all the Intel Core 2 Duo are getting cheaper by the second and I need a media system I thought I would love have a Snow Leopard and maybe Tiger capable Hackintosh. I just cant find any compatible components avaliable to buy online.. Most of the links are dead, or the product is...
  10. hechtd

    why not bluetooth with wifi?

    After weeks of obsessive research I finally ordered all the parts for what I hope will become my first Hackintosh: Gigabyte GA-Z97-D3H Intel i7-4790K 16GB G.Skill RipJawsX DDR3-1866 DIMM CL9 600 Watt be quiet! Straight Power Fractal Define R5 Window 120GB Samsung 850 Evo 2.5” 3000GB Seagate...
  11. Going Bald

    Yet Another N00b First Build

    Anything in the Buyer's Guide can be mix-n-match to fit your budget and needs as long as you match CPU to socket. 97 series boards with latest BIOS can use any of the Haswell CPUs, whether original issue of refresh. Any GPU in the list can also be used with the caveat that the Maxwell GPU's...
  12. kumarc612

    Is it worth going for hackintosh desktop instead of iMac or Mac Pro?

    Hi, I had been looking for a good hackintosh that gives the same reliability, performance, safety as Apple macs do. I am a game developer. I use Unity or Unreal for game development. As you know, I'll release games for both iOS and Android and Windows Store. For all these I thought of...
  13. vipr

    Buying a new cheap laptop for hackintosh

    Hello. Please forgive me lack of details. I'm looking for a new laptop for my daughter, not expensive (up to £400), something she could use longer than a year, with hackintosh as a side project in mind, so she could use Win/MacOSX/Linux systems and learn different apps. My first choice is 15"...
  14. sriharshach

    Any advice on these parts?

    Guys, I'll be building a new PC this December (nearly 14th or so) so I'm getting some hardware. Here's the list of things I've in my mind. CPU - Intel i7 4770k - $385 Motherboard - Gigabyte Z97M-D3H - $152.64 HDD - 1TB Seagate Baraccuda - $61.86 Monitor - 24" DELL with HDMI (Thinking, no...
  15. Rewan

    Z97 Problems?

    Hey Guys, I really want to have a Hackintosh and now Im going to buy a whole new system. What do you think about this Build? Im only scared because of the Z97 Mainboard. CPU : Intel Core i5 4670K Prozessor CPU-Kühler : Noctua NH-D14 RAM : Kingston HyperX Fury Arbeitsspeicher 16GB 1866MH 2x 8GB...
  16. vinnni

    First Time Build (Mac for design student)

    Hi everyone, I'm looking to build a Hackintosh for main usage at home. I used to have a windows tower, but then switched to a macbook pro (13“ Retina late 2013 / 8gb Ram / Iris graphics which I’m using with a 21” screen) for my Visual Communication studies. I’ve been saving to be able to get a...
  17. mar22

    Which graphics card to choose from?

    Hi , Im running MacOSX Mavericks 10.9. Have to say everything works excelent except my old graphics card which is not supported at all. So i am buying a new card. I would want to choose a card who would provide me minimum problems with installation and compability. Heres the list what im...
  18. Zablon

    Buying Help first build

    Hey I want to make a dual boot Hackintosh (mac os with windows 7 or 8 ) for gaming. I want for gaming GTA 4 (and if it gets out maybe the V:)) Fifa, amnesia, outlast and maybe battlefield And for developing iOS apps , and maybe I will try to do a custom story of amnesia that needs 3d modeling...
  19. nayanseth

    Help Needed In Choosing Components

    I am planning to upgrade from Intel Core 2 Duo MacBook Pro to a Hackintosh (after 4 years). And here are the components I am planning to go for: 1. Intel Haswell i7 4700K 2. NVIDIA 2GB Graphics Card 700 Series 3. 16GB RAM 4. 2TB SATA DISK 5. Gigabyte Z87 Chipset Motherboard 6. Rosewill Wifi...
  20. stevejf

    Mac Pro Clone - First Time Build

    Hello all, I am looking to finalize my hardware choices for building up a hackintosh. I have been building my own PCs for various applications for 10 years, and would like to move away from windows completely. I have compiled this parts list from the current buying guide, and am wondering if...
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