m.2

  1. krachbumms

    Clover can't boot from m.2

    I ran into a big obstacle trying to boot from Samsung 960 pro on a Supermicro X9Dai, the partition simply doesn't show up in the clover bootmanager (funny enough though, the rescue partition does) Configuration: - SSD with working 10.12.3 - m.2 via a PCIe adapter card My steps: boot from SSD...
  2. gerardvanschip

    M.2 SSD drives?

    My Gigabyte board has one of those new fancy M.2 slots and I was thinking of using it but not finding much online with regards to hackintosh compatibility. Does anyone have any experience with these?
  3. Tosol

    GA-Z170Z-UD3 WiFi module Broadcom into M.2 slot

    Hello, guys! I have motherboard GA-Z170Z-UD3, is fully working with Sierra OS X Also it have two slots PCIe Gen3 x4 M.2 1-st I used as SSD and have 2-nd free. How do you think, if I will connect msata wifi module from apple mac book to M.2 through the adapter as in the photo, Can I lose my...
  4. adeguntoro

    M.2 PCI-E mode only for OSX ?

    so i want to build cheap mini hackintosh, then i found great board, but before i buy this board. will M.2 PCI-E support for OSX ?? is it okay even for dual boot with windows ? here my target : https://www.msi.com/Motherboard/H110I-PRO.html#hero-overview
  5. whitesaab

    Samsung 960 EVO M.2 installation on 10.12.3 SIERRA

    I started upgrade my hackintosh project by adding a m.2 500 GIG Samsung NVMe SSD. Finding all the right tips and info to make the installation work is quite a bit of work. After doing some research I got the USB thump made and was able to install the Sierra OS on my m.2 SSD. Now I have the...
  6. jeffmit

    Dual boot question: Sierra (SSD recommendation?) & Windows 10 (e.g. Samsung 960 EVO NVMe)?

    I am looking to build a new rig with a Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 6 - and using my existing CPU/RAM/GPU (for now). I currently have a dual boot setup via Chameleon on Mavericks & Win 10 all using SATA (thanks to this forum). I prefer a set it and forget it configuration that does not require a...
  7. Vomak

    Fresh Sierra (10.12.3.) install w/Clover on ASUS Z170-E on M.2 Samsung PRO 950 NVMe

    Hello. I've been reading through a whole bunch of threads and so far: Working: - I've managed to do a fresh Sierra (10.12.3) install on a M.2 Samsung PRO 950 NVMe from a Clover USB drive. Kudos to RehabMan and Pike for their valuable posts. THANK YOU GUYS. - It boots just fine from the...
  8. twsps

    [Success] twsps' Build: ASUS Z270i Strix - i7-7700K - HD 630 - 4K - M.2 - ALC1220

    twsps' Build: ASUS Z270i Strix - i7-7700K - HD 630 - M.2 - ALC1220 Contents Components Comments The Build The Installation Making a UniBeast USB Boot Drive BIOS Setup Post Installation Summary What works What doesn't work Future Continue to Explore Components Intel i7-7700K Desktop...
  9. DonaldBC

    SUCCESS - SIERRA - Part I (i5/6600/3,3GHz/LGA1151 + ASUS H170M-Plus - SAMSUNG EVO SSD 960 M2 500GB)

    tonymacx86's Build: Core i5-6600- ASUS-H170M-Plus - 16GB RAM - SAMSUNG M.2 SSD Components ASUS H170M-Plus https://www.amazon.com/dp/B014F7BM3M/?tag=tonymacx86com-20 Inte Core i5-6600 Skylake CPU https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0136JONRM/?tag=tonymacx86com-20 Samsung 960 EVO 500GB M.2 NVMe SSD...
  10. maxdjr

    Intell 600p as boot drive in Macbook Pro

    Hey everyone, I've had a thread on MacRumours for the last few days trying to figure out whether I would be able to use an M.2 PCIe SSD in a late 2013 MacBook Pro as a boot drive and also benefit from NVMe performance, and it turns out that there are only a few SSD's that work with each...
  11. AlexPett

    Nvidia Web Driver not working Mac os Sierra

    Hi All So we've built a PC in hope to run Mac OS, we have a... Gigabyte Geforce GTX 960 2x Samsung 950 Pro 250gb M.2 which are installed on the Motherboard (SSD 1 for Win10 and SSD 2 for Mac) Geforce GT 640 16gb Ram We have installed clover and are able to boot into the install screen but...
  12. flux-capacitor

    Zotac MAGNUS EN1080

    Would this beast work as a hackintosh once NVIDIA Pascal drivers are available for macOS? Intel Core i7-6700 quadcore, NVIDIA GTX 1080 8GB, M.2 & SATA-3, 2 RAM slots… all packed into a silent (watercooled) compact black box (22. 5 × 20.3 × 12.8 cm). What a monster! Link: Zotac MAGNUS EN1080 I...
  13. Farodo

    6700k + nvidia or + amd

    Hey guys, I am ghosting through this forum and this great website for almost a year now and after finally selling my old iMac i really want to build my first Hackintosh now. My configuration is almost ready to order and looks as follows at the moment: Motherboard: GA-Z170X Gaming 5 CPU: Intel...
  14. dolgarrenan

    sm961 not recognised "clover testing hardware message"

    Hi guys, I just bought a new samsung M.2 drive, the sm961 to be precise.. I've used M.2 drives since a while now, and never stomped across this message, I'm trying to install Sierra 10.12.2 (which I already have not long ago in another sm950 I had) with the regular procedure (KextToPatch patch...
  15. mille1j

    Enabling NVMe / m.2 Samsung 950 Pro on AsRock H170M Pro- The really long novice way

    I'm working on my first Hackintosh build, thanks to this website and forum. Its been a pretty awesome experience so far. When I was a kid I wanted to build robots and play with laser beams. Building my own computer comes sort of close this. Sort of. Anyway.... I put together an i7 skylake...
  16. Slickademo

    M.2 compatibility with x58

    For years I have been dealing with poor hard-drive performance on my Gax58ud3r. I only get around 200 mbps write and 300 read. I have been reading up on the Samsung m.2 drives and pcie adapters. So far it only looks like they make a pcie 3 adapter and my mobo is pcie 2. Are those adapters...
  17. sprion

    Plextor m8pegn 256G m2 m.2 pcie - Mac OS Sierra - RehabMan, Pike NVMe latest status

    Latest update: 2016/12/06 Hi everyone, so I've been trying out all the SSD NVMe kext from RehabMan and the older ones, but nope, my Mac OS Sierra still isn't showing up the m2 SSD drive. I decided to install Sierra onto the HDD in the drive (named SierraHDD) and I'm making this post from this...
  18. JayHo260

    Samsung M.2 950 Pro?

    For M.2 PCIe SSD, the Buyer's Guide recommends the Samsung SM951 but these are really hard to find and the available ones are hella-expensive. Alternatively, there are the Samsung 950 Pro which are available and reasonably priced (for what they are). The note on the BG says that "M.2 SSDs may...
  19. dholland21

    New partition created after reboot

    Upon rebooting, I go into my bios. In my bios, I go to boot priorities and see that I have many options within boot option number 1, all but 1 with the exact same name: UEFI: Samsung SSD 850 EVO M.2 500GB, Partition 1 (see picture) Every time I restart my computer, it seems like for some...
  20. benwubbleyou

    Asus X99 Pro / Gtx 970 Problems Galore

    So I have spent the past couple days trying to get to an install screen using various methods and guides for x99 systems. I originally was trying to get El Capitan but that was a lost cause so I tried Yosemite. I somehow got to an install screen, got Yosemite installed on my drive, but it...
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