1. thewad

    Which BIOS for Kaby Lake GA-z170x-ud5 th build

    I am updating my system to an i7 7700K processor. I know I have to update the BIOS to at least F20 for the Kaby to run (still have the Skylake installed). My question is, which BIOS should I use. The Gigabyte web site duly lists the other BIOS options but the descriptions are not terribly...
  2. vivavideri

    Miscellaneous Audio Questions

    Before I go digging madly into the forums, I had a few questions. Some may be a little broad but I also have some troubleshooting to do and wanted to learn WHY it happens as well as HOW to fix it. The more recent updates and solutions seem to be buried far into older posts. I'll gladly assist in...
  3. josephholder

    Need faster LAN for VNC with Intel Gbe controller

    Just recently started a clean sierra installation. My motherboard is a GA-Z170X-UD5-TH by gigabyte. It appears to have an Intel GBE Ethernet built into it that works fine for internet, but, when I do LAN transfers, I get about 80 mb/s speed (with a cat6 cable), and it's hardly fast enough for...
  4. H.A.Y

    Success Hackintosh GA-Z170X-UD5 TH - i7-7700 - GIGABYTE Nvidia GT GeForce 220

    Success HackintoshGA-Z170X-UD5 TH - i7-7700 - GIGABYTE GT GeForce 220 7th Generation - Kaby Lake Hackintosh IMG_20170212_162808 by H.A.Y posted Feb 14, 2017 at 7:44 PM booted into BIOS by pressing DEL during start splash screen. Loaded optimized defaults XMCI Hand-off ->Enable Super...
  5. Didzy

    [Solved] Please help : Can't install El Capitan on Gigabyte GA-Z170X-UD5 TH - Skylake i7

    System Build Gigabyte GA-Z170X-UD5 TH Bios F5 i7-6700K 4GHz LGA1151 16Gb Crucial Ballistix DDR4-2400 RAM Integrated graphic card intel HD530 Monitor plugged in HDMI port (igfx) Hi there, First of all sorry for my poor english, I will try my best to be understood. I Tried to install El...
  6. bloodline

    Running 2 4K monitors

    Hi All, I'm building my first Hackintosh to use as a Music Workstation. I'm using a GA-Z170X-UD5 TH motherboard, a Core i7-6700K and 32Gb of RAM (Plus a 1TB SATA SSD). I followed the standard Sierra build instructions and managed to get a working machine, using the integrated graphics (HD530)...
  7. tonnikala

    Crucial DDR4 Alternatives

    I have GA-Z170X-UD5-TH and 6700K and I was planning to buy 64GB of Crucial Sport LTs or 32GB of Elites but I cant find them anywhere. I am living in Finland and I need some RAMs asap so I can get my new build running. Any recommendations? Thank you in advance!
  8. franzasensi

    DSDT and SSDT for GA-Z170X-UD5-TH anyone?

    Hi there wonderful hackintosh/tonymacx86 people! I am new on this (also my first post here so bear with me please), but I somehow managed to get my hackintosh up and running, except for a couple of things. I also want to point out that (besides the installation process, which I did before the...
  9. TeK9Samurai

    Sierra on GA-Z170X-UD5-TH (USB2 Issue) - Solved!

    I just built a new Hackintosh after 4 years with my previous build. With the vast amount of guides listed, I was able to install Sierra without a hitch. Instead of increasing the USB limit, I built the SSDT so only the accessible ports that would be used are listed. The only issue I have and...
  10. ThrasherOSX

    Success: El Capitan 10.11.6 (Upgraded Native to Sierra 10.12) on Gigabyte GA-Z170X-UD5

    ThrasherOSX's Build: GA-Z170X-UD5 - i5-6600K - GTX 950 Components Gigabyte GA-Z170X-UD5 Motherboard Intel Boxed Core i5-6600K 3.50 GHz, 6 M Processor Cache 6...
  11. mosfeti

    Firts Build. Skylake. GA-Z170X-UD5-TH, i5 6500

    Hi! This is fantastic site and forums. Been here for a few last days, checked buyer's guide numerous times but never been here on forums before I bought my parts so it is already too late for advice ;p. Anyway this is my first build, parts are already on their way to me so anything I can ask are...