m.2

  1. insidiator

    Xeon E5 2630 V4 with X99 microATX board in a tiny case?

    Fellow Hackintoshers, Back in 2013 I built my first Hackintosh for a combination of gaming, photo and video editing for me and complex spatial and statistical analyses in Matlab for my fiancée...
  2. mresch3950

    Multiple Monitors on GTX 960

    Hi! I am planning to do a i7-6700K build on a Gigabyte GA-Z170X-UD5 TH with 32 GB of RAM, an M.2 SSD and my existing GTX 960. At the moment i use this card in a Windows machine with three monitors (1 DP, 1 HDMI, 1 DVI). Will i run into problems connecting TWO Dell U2515H when building an...
  3. KGL

    Upgrading to m.2

    Hi everyone, I am currently happily running a CustoMac Pro, with two EVO 850 SSDs as my main drives (one for Windows and one for OS X MacOS). Would it be troublesome to upgrade to an M.2 disk as my main drive? I would have to buy a PCI reader for it, so any recommendations in that department? I...
  4. KleinSXM

    Network card help!

    hello, I just finished building my first hackintosh on OS X 10.12 I was recommend to get a DW1560 networking card for handoff Bluetooth and wifi. I got the card but it doesn't fit into the m.2 slot on my motherboard. What do I need to buy to fix this? And what antenna works good with this card...
  5. Molotovgod

    Help m.2 ssd not showing up on bios

    Hello all. First off thanks for the support when helping me build my first Hackintosh. I'm having an issue however my z97 Gigabyte mobo is not recognizing the SSD in the bios. It doesn't show as a Bootable drive. Here's a list of things that I've tried a lot of settings with no results, can...
  6. ageorgios

    CustoMac Mini Deluxe and BCM94360CD M.2

    Hello, I am reading the July Buyer's Guide and want to build a CustoMac Mini Deluxe I have purchased a new wireless card BCM94360CD + adapter for continuity for my old iMac '11 Can I use it with one of the recommended motherboards? Gigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5 (mini-ITX) Gigabyte GA-Z170N-Wifi...
  7. illologist

    Drive Configurations — M.2, SSD, HDD

    I've started planning my first Hackintosh build, and I'm wondering what people are doing to manage multiple drives. In particular, I'm tempted to get an 128GB M.2 SSD and pair it with a 2TB HDD, but is this the best choice… For others running several types of drives at once, how do you use...
  8. parisna

    High End Skylake Hackintosh Build

    I'm new to this! MOBO - EVGA z170 Stinger CPU - INTEL i76700K SSD - SAMSUNG 950 Pro m.2 256GB SSD - Samsung 850 PRO 256GB RAM - G.SKILL Trident Z 16GB GPU - NVIDIA 1080 or AMD FURY-X or w7100 Im building this machine to do design work lots of 3d modeling to I want a kick ass GPU to output to...
  9. ylair

    [solved] Troubleshooting Broadcom BCM94352z M.2 card on Asus Rog751 Laptop

    I am unable to get my Broadcom BCM94352z card to work in an Asus Rog G751 with 10.10 successfully installed on it. The machine comes stock with an Intel Dual Band Wireless AC7260 card, but intel cards are not compatible with Mac OS so I replaced it with the former. I followed instructions on...
  10. rockpilp

    First hackintosh - GA-Z170X-UD3 - Skylake - M.2 boot

    Hi all, I've been watching for months as Skylake compatibility slowly coalesced, and I'm ready to jump the gun. I'll use this machine for software development, photo processing and windows gaming. Here's my initial parts list, could you check it for inconsistencies? Gigabyte GA-170X-UD3...
  11. acerunt

    Build advice: ASRock Z97 Extreme6 + i7

    Hey all, long time lurker, first time registerer and poster. Looking to put together my first hackintosh and run OS X El Capitan dual booted with Windows 10 (UEFI?). The prospective base components: Corsair RM650X ASRock Z97 Extreme6 Intel i7-4790K Crucial Ballistix Tactical 32GB (4x8gb) DDR3...
  12. Baldavenger

    Last minute advice for 1st timer (see any potential problems with these?)

    Greetings one and all. I'm about to dive balls deep into previously uncharted territory, and build myself a lovely new Hackintosh. After much deliberation (and persistent hesitation) I decided to take the plunge, so I now please ask of you who have the time and inclination to review my tentative...
  13. Molotovgod

    Need Help Bootloader is a mess

    **UPDATE** I fixed my situation and added a new post :) here Hello everyone, First of, I wanted to say that I got my hackintosh running fine with no graphics or audio problems. The only thing I still can't fix is the logon screen, it shows some type of white noise. **sorry, I just read the...
  14. EvanU5

    Part Compatibility

    Been doing research on parts and compatibility for a few days now and this is the build I came up with. https://www.amazon.com/registry/wishlist/1H03F1CZQ0QYI/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_ip_wl_o_M22PwbNYCB7JC&tag=tonymacx86com-20 Im building this computer strictly for my recording studio (hence why I...
  15. barchero

    BCM94352Z(14e4:43b1) M.2 working in 10.11

    Hello again, recently i've bought an BCM94352Z(14e4:43b1) and i'm trying to install it in OsX El Capitan (10.11) i've followed some guides of Rehabman but i can't make it work Just because i know that Rehabman will ask me to post the IOReg and the DSDT of my machine, you can download it below...
  16. azzilla

    Dual boot with Windows on M.2, and 2 Raid (striped) SSD's for El Capitan

    Haven't started this as of yet as monies are tight at the moment, and I want to make sure that this is even possible before i begin. Has anyone tried this before? And if so, is it working problem free enough to embark? The components; BitFenix Prodigy i7 4790k ASUS Z97I-PLUS...
  17. matey

    M.2 Samsung 950 PRO SSD NVMe

    Hi there, does anyone know if i can use 950 Pro SSD With NVMe on Z170 mainboard with El Capitan and boot normaly. I have searched on diferent forums and didn't get any answer. Harware: http://www.tomshardware.com/news/samsung-950-pro-ssd-nvme-3d-vnand,30135.html
  18. roryflip

    SAMSUNG SM951 (MZHPV128HDGM-00000) Limited read speed

    Hi all, I've installed a 128GB Samsung SM951 m.2 SSD into my system which claims to have r/w speeds of up to 2000/600MBps respectively. When testing this using Black Magic, the write speeds are true to the specifications, peaking at 620MBps, however the same can not be said for the read...
  19. polobear81

    Is My X99 Build Hackintosh Compatible?

    X99 / AMD FirePro W8100 Build Hackintosh Compatible? Hello all - I recently completed a workstation build and wanted to know if I could get OS X running on it - Intel Core i7-5930K MSI X99S SLI Plus Corsair H110i GT Kingston HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 32GB Kingston M.2 Predator SSD 240GB WD Black...
  20. KGL

    Samsung SM951 SSD

    Hi! I'm in the process of buying the parts for my first Hackintosh. I will be using a Gigabyte z97x board and I looked at the Samsung SM951 SSD M.2 drive. I've seen people run OS X on it, but I have not found any guides for doing so, and I don't know if its more difficult since its a...
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