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  1. hisartwork

    Installing High Sierra on NVME 960 Pro not showing in Clover (solved, sort of)

    Finally bought a Samsung 960 PRO NVME M.2 SSD. I decided to test out HS on it before I start using it. I've created the installer USB with UNIBEST 8.2 and MacOS HS downloaded from the App store. When booting from the usb installer I choose "install mac os high sierra from...." and for some...
  2. DennyoftheMacs

    macOS on M.2 2242 Lenovo T440

    Hi Folks I am buying a Lenovo laptop with the express purpose of dual booting windows 10 and macOS. I am currently looking at a T440 250gb 2.5"ssd 8gb ram i5-4300 cpu. I know I can install an m.2 2242 ssd as a second drive but what I can't find is if it meets the 9+ series UEFI BIOS...
  3. SirAhmix

    Viable Replacement for Intel 8260d2w WiFi Card?

    I currently have an HP Spectre 13 v100 with an Intel 8260d2w WiFi card installed. A quick google search shows me that Intel WiFi isn't supported at all and only one person has made any effort to create a driver to support it, but he's gone silent. However, upon further inspection, I noticed that...
  4. thmsrock

    Can't boot with SSD M.2 Samsung SM961

    Hi, I have an Acer Aspire E5-575G-551M with InsydeH2o BIOS v. 1.32. The BIOS detects the drive because it shows up as HD01 on the main page. Problem is, it won't show up as a boot option. I did install Sierra and made all the steps to make the drive bootable (RehabMan's guides). How could I...
  5. zhouhesheng

    replacement of intel M.2 1216 soldered down wifi adapter

    The wifi adapter in my Xiao Mi Pro is intel 8265 soldered down. As stated in intel's product specification, the form factor of soldered down intel wifi adapter is M.2 1216 (the right one in the picture). After google I found there is anther M.2 1216 wifi, sparklan WNSQ-261, with the chipset...
  6. GrizzlyBR

    [SUCCESS] GrizzlyBR's Tina Turner : ASUS Maximus IX CODE - i7 7700 - ROG Strix GTX 1080

    GrizzlyBR's Tina Turner ASUS Maximus IX CODE - i7 7700 - ROG Strix GTX 1080 TinaTurner by GrizzlyBR posted Feb 2, 2018 at 7:50 PM Index Components The Story Behind The Build 3.1 The Main Parts 3.2 The Other Parts 3.3 Assembly 3.4 The installation 4. Conclusion 1. Components ASUS ROG...
  7. compareworld

    Which SSDs are compatible with APFS?

    Hi, I am thinking about upgrading my current Customac with a new z370 board and I5-8600K. I also thought about getting a m.2 SSD and was wondering if the Samsung 960 EVO NVMe M.2 listed in the buyer's guide works well with apfs? And if I'd want to go for a different brand & model than the one...
  8. Jessekazam

    MacOS won't load after Gigabyte F20f bios update.

    I have had a stable working hackintosh for several months now. This afternoon I update bios from F7 to F20f. The system will post and I got into the BIOS and changed all my setting to the correct ones but when I try to boot into MacOS the apple logo shows up and the loading bar pops up but never...
  9. graphixsounds

    Why is there no recommendation for m.2?M.2 drive for ASUS ROG Strix Z270I

    Any idea why there is no recommendation for NVME/M.2 hard drives now that Unibeast/High Sierra supports them? Id like my boot drive to be running off an M.2 Can someone recommend an M.2 drive for the ASUS ROG Strix Z270I?
  10. plindelauf

    PCIe lanes on a Gigabyte Z370N (with 2xM.2 SSD & M.2 WiFi)?

    Hi all, I'm considering building a Hackingtosh with a Gigabyte Z370N + Intel 8700K, but I'm puzzling with the following: I would want to use both the M.2 slots for an SSD: one to run MacOS and to run Windows. I understand that the Intel WIFI module won't work in MacOS but, if I'm not...
  11. ness91

    New Gigabyte Z370N - no more WiFi support?

    Here it is. https://www.gigabyte.com/Motherboard/Z370N-WIFI-rev-10#sp WiFi is Intel integrated. No more M.2 Broadcom cards will be compatible? Is it better to buy a MoBo with a H270 or Z270 chipset instead and getting a Kaby Lake CPU for full compatibility?
  12. yanko20

    Internal SATA SSD and NVME not detected when installing High Sierra from bootable USB

    Hello everyone, I tried to install High Sierra following the guide provided in the Installation Guide. Configured motherboard bios according Sierra installation. When installing High Sierra from USB none of SSDs detected in Disk Utility. However, when I created older version - Sierra...
  13. samireivinen

    two m.2 raid possible for boot drive?

    Trying to get my first hackintosh work. I have two samsung 960 evo m.2 disk that i want to have raid 0 as main boot drive. Is it even possible? Has anyone done it? Thanks in advance! :)
  14. rubatoe

    Samsung NVME 960 m.2 boot crash on a Asus 170 M Plus (El Capitain 10.11.6

    Hello i'm new to the community..hope everyone is well. I just recently did a El Capitan 10.11.6 build here is what I used Asus 170 M Plus Motherboard Samsung NvMe 960 M.2 2.81 Ghz Intel Core i5 Gskill 16 gb RAM (2 X 8) 2133 DDR5 MHZ Zotac Nvidia GT 710 (2047 mb) My situation is that my M.2 is...
  15. techgeec

    [SOLVED] NVMe m.2 SSD Not Recognized

    I'm currently running my Hackintosh off of a Samsung 850 EVO SSD and it's working perfectly on macOS 10.12.6. I want to switch from this SSD to a new Samsung 960 EVO NVMe m.2 SSD. I've installed the m.2 drive but the computer isn't recognizing it. Once it's recognized I plan to simply clone my...
  16. exquirentibus

    M.2 SSD as boot drive for new Sierra install on GA-Z170X-Gaming 6?

    I've got all my parts arriving today for my first Hackintosh! After testing the Gigabyte LGA1151 Intel ATX DDR4 Motherboards GA-Z170X-GAMING 6 with i7 6700K with Win10, I was going to attempt a Sierra install. 1. Can I boot directly to the Samsung 960 PRO Series - 512GB PCIe NVMe - M.2...
  17. monneym

    [SOLVED] Samsung Evo 960 Pro m.2 causes Mac to freeze when sleeping

    I used RehabMan installation guide (HackrNVMeFamily) to install Samsung 960 Evo Pro m.2 drive with no problem. Drive was seen and I carbon copied Sierra 12.5 on it, booting, working with no issues. However, when I leave the system for a long time, say during the night, the computer freezes and...
  18. TonyH69

    NVMe M2 Samsung SSD 960 Pro

    Ive done some searching, and reading, but a lot of the threads seem to be a year or more old right now, so I guess I have two real questions about $subject. 1. From everything I've read, these M2 SSDs seem to create more headache than benefit in the hackintosh world. Is that still the case or...
  19. rikk08

    Thoughts on First Hackintosh for Video Editing (PP) + Help on M.2/PCIE SSD

    Hi all, I've built my own 'gaming' pc years ago which is running very slow now and I'd like to build a Hackintosh for the main purpose of video editing on Premiere Pro (I don't do gaming). Budget is up to 1.2k EUR. I don't care much about render times as long as my machine will handle 4k...
  20. D-One

    [Solved] NVME Sierra Boot help.

    Hi. I have a working El Cap Hack on its own SSD and also another SSD with a successful windows install. I bought a m.2 NVME SSD 960 Samsung EVO to do a clean install of Sierra but i am having trouble getting it to boot from the new M.2 EFI boot loader. System: Z97S Krait, i7 4790k, GTX970, m.2...
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