i7 6700k

  1. PlatformDisphoria

    95% Sierra Build GA-Z170X Designare build - Need help with USB 3.1!!

    I've built a pretty successful Hack following the various guides on this site (thanks guys, you rock!) Dual boot Windows 10 pro 64bit(to load thunderbolt drivers, works perfectly on windows side) System Definition iMac 17,1 i7 6700k (overclocked to 4600MHz) GA-Z170X Designare (BIOS F22) GTX...
  2. angel3m

    Build Advise

    Hi everyone, Just want to get an opinion on my build. CPU: Intel Core i7-6700K 4.0GHz Quad-Core Processor CPU Cooler: Noctua NH-D15 82.5 CFM CPU Cooler Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5 Micro ATX LGA1151 Motherboard Memory: Crucial Ballistix Sport LT 32GB (2 x 16GB) DDR4-2400...
  3. SuperSoul9

    Hackintosh Pro Success: Asus Z170-A - i7 6700K - 32 GB - GeForce GTX 980 Ti

    I've used Macs for the last 20+ years, and in recent years I've also had a gaming PC at home. This is nice, but having to find room for both machines, along with juggling separate monitors, keyboards, and mice is a pain. Especially when you consider they are both running off of the same...
  4. Kafke

    i7 6700k power management troubleshooting

    Hey! My new hack is working OK, however, I do notice CPU temperatures rising pretty fast (45- 55 degrees) when I'm not really doing any heavy stuff. My PWM CPU fans start to spin even when I'm only looking at some 4k footage, let alone edit it. I'm using the i7 6700k aml file that was provided...
  5. Zenjol

    [Success] MSI Z170A SLI Plus, i7 6700K, Asus GTX 970

    Alright, so I'm not an expert on any of this, but the Multibeast setup was giving me trouble so someone online (discord) helped me out and I thought I'd share the steps with you so anybody in the future can use it. Thank you a lot "UniForceMusic" from the 'CorpNewtonian Paradise' Discord...
  6. estebanruso

    AUDIO INTERFERENCES

    AUDIO INTERFERENCES BY MOVING THE MOUSE OR SIMPLY BY MAC INCIARING.. System hardware: Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3 i7 6700K NO GRAPHIC CARD ONLY (530 HD I7) SDD CRUCIAL 525 GB Can somebody help me..? Thanks!!!
  7. Hexspa

    New Hack - Music and Video - Three Choices

    Hey guys. This is my first post. My name is Michael Carrillo (aka Hexspa) and I've been lurking here for a few weeks. I currently have a 6,2 Mac Mini running OSX 10.8.5 with a 2.3GHz i7 and 8GB RAM. I've been inspired to build my first Hackintosh. I've got a vision on which I'm hoping to...
  8. Alberto96

    [SOLVED] OSX Sierra i7 6700k - Intel HD 530 Glitch & Rx 460 in Sierra 10.12.3

    Hi, I build my hackintosh following tonymacx86 buyer's guide line, my specs are: Motherboard: Gigabyte z170 - Gaming k3 (bios 3h beta) CPU: i7 6700k RAM: 16gb DDR4 Corsair Vengeance GPU: ati radeon rx 460 4gb sapphire nitro Let's say that i need hackintosh mainly for xcode, so make rx 460 not...
  9. DynaFEX

    GA-Z170X-Designare

    Hey Guys, It's my first time reaching out so let me know if I'm doing anything wrong! I'm about to build with the parts in my profile, and I was wondering what my best method of attack is to make sure I get the Thunderbolt ports working in this Mobo? To others that have successfully done it...
  10. Fledi1

    First time builders compatibility questions / buying advice

    Hello everyone, First of all I'm not native in english so please excuse potential mistakes in my language. I wanted to build myself a Hackintosh for a while now and it seems like I'll finally get to it. I am writing this post, to make sure that all the parts are compatible, maybe get some advice...
  11. stephengustav

    [success] StephenGustav's GA-Z170X-Gaming 5 | i7 6700k | GTX 950 | Sierra 12.3

    StephenGustav's Build: GA-Z170X-Gaming 5 | i7 6700k | GTX 950 | Sierra 12.3 Components Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 5 https://www.amazon.com/dp/B012N6EW6G/?tag=tonymacx86com-20 https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813128836 Core i7-6700K...
  12. markmcleod50

    4.0 i7 6700k Geekbench score?

    I just got everything in for a Hackintosh and have been tweaking this thing for hours. I just ran a Geekbench score and it seems low for the build. I'm curious if I have missed something. The score was 5268 for single core and 16855 for multi-core. I changed the Mac version number to 17,2, got...
  13. THX1167

    i7 6700K Unlocked CPU at 100'c HOT!

    i7 6700K Unlocked CPU running hot. I'm able to boot into EUFI bios BUT the Temp is maxing out at 100'c using a Corsair H60 Liquid cooled system, it should be 32'c like in the bios of the build video linked in my profile and at base of my post , CPU FAN shows as running, case fans running, used...
  14. SanoopSPM44

    Boot Loader Tips

    Hai i have Duel booted my system with Mac OSX Sierra and Windows 10 on Two separate SSD. Everything went fine and both Windows and Mac works fine. But i have a small issues which is... When i start my system on Clover Boot loader screen it shows ALL MY HARD DISKS (not only my window 10 ssd and...
  15. SockPuppet123

    Have I correctly set up my Power Management? Skylake i7 6700k

    Hi there! I've just completed my first hackintosh build with the following specs: Mobo: Gigabyte Z170X UD5 TH CPU: Intel i7 6700k CPU Cooler: Corsair H100i v2 Memory: Crucial Ballistix Elite DDR4 running at 2666Mhz with XMP enabled GPU: IGPU (I have a 1080 installed, but currently only...
  16. Raos

    i7 6700K vs i7 4790K

    Hi there, I’d like to have your opinion on two different build for my music studio. 1st build (El capitan): Streacom FC10 alpha CPU i7 4790K, 4x4.00GHz (OC, TB 4.4) 2x 16GO Kit Crucial DDR3-1600MHz CL9 Motherboard MSI B85M-G43 SSD Samsung series 850 Pro 512 go WD Black 1To 2.5’’ 2nd...
  17. Cmfusco11

    Success Sierra 10.12 & 10.12.1 GA-Z170X-UD5 TH, i7 6700K Skylake Gigabyte GTX 970, iMac 14,2

    Cmfusco11's Build: GA-Z170X-UD5 TH - i7-6700K - Gigabyte GTX 970 Components I7-6700k Skylake http://amazon.com/?tag=tonymacx86com-20&tag=tonymacx86com-20 GIGABYTE GTX 970 http://amazon.com/?tag=tonymacx86com-20&tag=tonymacx86com-20 GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-UD5 TH...
  18. Wintermadness29

    MSI Gaming M5 Z170A + Skylake i7 6700k - Problems with the installer

    Hi, i'm new to this forum and this is actually my first post. I've enjoyed and learned a lot by reading on this website. It's a really rich source of information. I've done lots of research of what gear to buy. When i realized that skylake processors were finally compatible, i jumped right onto...
  19. ScoRp323

    I REALLY NEED HELP BY SOMEONE WHO HAS THE SAME SETUP!!

    I've written a thread a week ago, but no help... I am a noob to building a PC or Hackintosh. I don't think I am an idiot, so I had some confidence in this....BUT I am running a GA-Z170X-UD5-TH mobo, intel i7 6700K 4Ghz, 1 Samsung 950 nvme M2, 2 Samsung 850 PRO SSD 1 for WIN BOOT and 1 for...
  20. adamrabbit

    AppleUSBXHCISPT vs AppleUSBXHCIPCI... what does it all mean?

    Hey there! Long time lurker here. I wonder if someone might know about USB 3.1/C First, the build: Gigabyte z170mx gaming 5 i7 6700K NVidia GTX 960 32 GB RAM Some stuff Annoyingly, a few USB ports on the back have never really worked. I finally dug into the forums and got most of them working...
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