gaming

  1. korfos

    Graphics problem ... i think.

    Hi, I got Mountain Lion running on my desktop (Core 2 Duo E8400, Gigabyte GA-EP43-DS3L, Gigabyte Radeon 4850). Everything works great except some games including Counter-Strike Source and Skyrim. I read somewhere that it might be because the graphics card is not detected properly (although it...
  2. grimAXE

    $1000 Hackintosh Gaming Build - GA-Z77-DS3H - MSI GTX 660 Ti Power Edition

    HackGamer GA-Z77-DS3H / i5-3570k / MSI GTX 660 Ti Power Edition So I was asked by a close friend that he wanted to create a new gaming build, for Guild Wars 2 and the games to come for the next few years. I first asked budget, originally $700 its now at $1000 plus any overhead (sadly our hopes...
  3. bondfrenchbond

    First dual boot build for heavy gamer: GA-Z77X-UD5H, i5 3570k, GeForce GTX 670

    Hey guys, I've been lurking for a long time and it's finally time for my first build. I plan to dual boot Mac OSX ML and use Windows 7 (or 8) for heavy gaming. Any suggestions/advice is greatly appreciated! Here's the list: Processor - Intel Core i5-3570K -...
  4. ncjagannath

    Good config for music production and gaming????

    Hi all, Please help me to decide my Hackintosh config for music production and gaming.. Guide me if I can change something.... I don't want overclocking. i7 3770 processor Gigabyte z77 ud5h motherboard 8 GB corsair 1600 mph RAM Seagate 2TB 7200 rpm (I already have 2*1TB External drives)...
  5. SilverCloak

    Possible Build for Video Editing/Gaming

    [UPDATED] Possible Build for Video Editing/Gaming Hey Guys, so I've been tinkering with different bits online and came up with this build, my goal is for something that will run Diablo 3/WoW (looking to use 'High', ideally 'Ultra' settings) and Final Cut Pro 9 (or X) This would be my first...
  6. Ofidian

    ~Beginning builder: the unusual dual boot/partition question

    If I only have a 120 GB SSD and a 240 GB HDD, where can I install the operating systems and the games to maximize the speed of the games? I am looking to dual boot with Windows. My goal is to play games at their fullest possible capability with my system. I posted a question like this in the...
  7. Ofidian

    ~Beginning builder: how to partition a drive for Windows gaming

    Part of this post is a repost from a more general thread. I want to use programs native to OS X and programs native to Windows. This means I need to install both operating systems. I especially want to play games for both systems and I want them to run as fast as possible. I will be getting a...
  8. 73Grandam

    Building a Gaming Hackintosh

    Hey guys, I have a laptop running Lion right now but I want something more. I am going to be leaving for college soon and i want a solid desktop to run the programs i want. I have a list of part that I am pretty sure are compatible but i want to run it past you guys to see if there are...
  9. Ofidian

    ~Beginning builder: questions on dual-booting, games and hard drives

    I have never built a computer before, but I intend to build a Hackintosh. I am attempting to educate myself and have done some research, but because I have used pre-built Macs for the majority of my life I don't know as much as a lot of more experienced users. I would like to play games using...
  10. klandathu

    I'm going for a build that I can do some gaming on

    Any complaints/ideas about this build? I am looking for it to be pretty quiet, but still pack some power for gaming in windows. I wont have an optical drive in it, I have a spare if I need one for any installation. (I also have a mac mini Late 2009) I have a apple usb keyboard, a magic mouse...
  11. SilverCloak

    Optimizing gaming/video editing build

    Hey Guys, I had several questions, first off I will state that I am new to both this site and hackintoshs in general. I am looking to retire my "old iMac" from 2007 (Processor: 2 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo, Memory: 2 GB 667 MHz DDR2 SDRAM, Graphics: ATI Radeon HD 2400 XT 128 MB). I am looking to...
  12. phiilu

    Building my first Hackintosh/Gaming PC

    Hey Hackintoshers i wanna build my first Hackintosh! I have done my research, but i want to ask you guys is my System compatibly? Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z77x-UD5H CPU: Intel Core i7 3770K CPU Cooler: Noctua NH-D14 GPU: EVGA GTX 680 (or EVGA GTX 670 FTW, if the 680 is not compatibly)...
  13. JamesPemberton

    [HELP] Hackintosh Build for Video Editing/Gaming w/ Dual Boot Mountai Lion, Windows 7

    Hey there, I currently have a windows computer and I just sold my last MBP in the thought of getting a newer model, but I think that maybe a Hackintosh would be a better route. I hardly took my old MBP anywhere and consolidating both into one case seems like a good idea, as well as being a lot...
  14. SilverCloak

    Optimizing gaming/video editing build

    Hey Guys, I had several questions, first off I will state that I am new to both this site and hackintoshs in general. I am looking to retire my "old iMac" from 2007 (Processor: 2 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo, Memory: 2 GB 667 MHz DDR2 SDRAM, Graphics: ATI Radeon HD 2400 XT 128 MB). I am looking to...
  15. rxninja

    Parallels : 3D gaming "mouse spin" fix

    Sometimes I have problems with my Hackintosh and whenever I need help, the folks of tonymacx86 invariably fix whatever I messed up. I love this forum and this thread is to archive a solution I came across for a problem I found absolutely maddening. I'm posting this in hopes that if someone else...
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