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  1. mrmeister

    Need some help with Native Access

    Hello, I have my Hackintosh up and running using Opencore 0.5.8, and macOS 10.15.3 (not going higher due to Avid Pro Tools support). I am having an issue where I cannot open and install Native Access by Native Instruments. I would just like to download additional software, but I can't even...
  2. samsonite

    Need to build a machine that can work with an old FW interface. Where do I start??

    Currently my desktop is a 2011 clunker running windows 7/Cubase 7.5. I know it sounds wrong and I've been itching for an upgrade. The thing is my audio interface is firewire...I'm trying to avoid incompatibility issues down the road. I've seen glitches on other hackintosh builds that made me...
  3. DCB

    Newbie help for pro music comp

    Hi guys, hoping someone will be kind enough to save me a lot of time searching for anwers to a couple of questions! My self modded Mac Pro 4,1 / 5,1 2 x 3.46GHz running Mojave isn't quite powerful enough any more so looking to go hackintosh route. However I use 3 bits of dated external...
  4. avonkorff

    ProTools HD Native x Hackintosh Questions!

    Hey all! Am a first time poster here but over the last few months have been doing as deep a dive as I can (given schedule) on using a hackintosh to power a ProTools HD, specifically HD Native, rig. While I have had some limited success in following a few related threads, before I pull the...
  5. solomonjki

    Parts List for Professional Music Production Rig

    After a lot of browsing through threads here and on other sites, I've put together a parts list for the Hackintosh I'm considering building (first time). My priorities (besides the obvious - max power/speed!) are: Value (don't want to spend money just for the sake of it) Quietness (hoping to...
  6. dwelsh

    GPU for 9900k Music Production Build

    Hi all! Would love to hear your feedback re:GPU's on a 9900k-based Music Production rig. The following parts below are everything I'm heavily considering, the biggest questing mark at this point being GPU's. Video editing is not something I do often, and I get by pretty easily on my 2015 Retina...
  7. troy011200

    'Need Recommendations' Music Production & Video Production

    Hello!!! I am from Hong Kong and I want to build a Hackintosh For "Music and Video Production" I Have build a initial list and I want to ask you guys for some improvement and suggestion for my list. Also, I am very worried about the compatibility of these hardware and MacOSX. SO PLEASE GIVE SOME...
  8. rpwood.99

    First Build for Heavy Music Production

    Hey Dudes!! After much consideration I've decided that I want to move to a Hackintosh for my main computer, however I just wanted make sure that the parts seem compatible and that my interface along with my DAWs and plugins will also be compatible and any snags I should expect to see. So first...
  9. KingBfire

    Music Studio Build II: Core i7-8700 - Asus Prime Z370-A - Radeon RX 580

    Music Studio Build II: Core i7 8700 - Asus Prime Z370-A - 32GB RAM - Radeon RX 580 Components ASUS Prime Z370-A https://www.amazon.com/dp/B075RJHN2D/?tag=tonymacx86com-20 https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813119038 Ballistix Sport LT 32GB DDR4 (4x 8GB) Memory...
  10. Evang1ja

    Heavy Music Production Build From Scratch (Logic/Ableton DAWS and Serum)

    Hello all, First time poster. I have searched the forum and seen this somewhat touched on but not really to my situation: Trying to build a Hackintosh laptop. I currently have a late 2017 iMac 27 inch so I have the ability to build at a good pace while being able to use my DAWS and not worry...
  11. cuatroceronueve

    My first build for sound design, HELP!

    Hi, I'm planing my first build but I still have a lot to learn, so far these are my components, would they work together well? CPU i7 8700k MOTHERBOARD ASUS ROG STRIX Z370-F GAMING RAM Corsair Vengeance LED 32GB (2 x 16GB) DDR4 DRAM 3000MHz STORAGE SSD Samsung 960 EVO NVMe, 250GB, PCI Express...
  12. GregFFF

    First Hackintosh(similar to Golden Build) for Audio Production (Help needed)

    Hi Guys, I originally posted this thread in the "buyer's guide" section but figured that this area would be more suitable. I am building my first Hackintosh based on a "Golden Build" and would greatly appreciate your input before I finalise it. I currently use a 2011 MBP with 16gb...
  13. GregFFF

    First Hackintosh(similar to Golden Build) for Audio Production (Help needed)

    Hi guys, I have 2 MBP's, one for personal use and the other dedicated to music (Ableton and Serato). The audio production MBP is an i7 from 2011, and even though I've upgraded to 16GB of ram and added a 500GB Evo 850 for the OS and 1TB 7200RPM drive (where the dvd slot used to be)...
  14. ashwingopinath

    How good is this build for hackintosh? Please give me suggestions for change.

    Its my 1st Hackintosh Build. Please give relevant suggestions. CPU : Intel - Core i5-8400 2.8GHz 6-Core Processor Motherboard :Gigabyte - Z370 HD3P (rev. 1.0) ATX LGA1151 Motherboard Memory :G.Skill - Ripjaws V Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-2400 Memory Storage :Samsung - 860 Evo 250GB 2.5"...
  15. Tama300

    Buying Advice First Hackintosh

    Hello, I'm a game and film composer. I'm planning to change some parts of my current PC to build a hack (Complete noob with hack) This is my part list what I have in mind: -I7 7700k + CoolMaster 212 Plus (Without Overclock) -ASUS Prime Z270-A -64gb RAM Corsair LPX DDR4 2400 and these are my...
  16. PurpleJansport

    What would you change in this build?

    I've been playing with the idea of making a hackintosh for work(music production) for a while now. My 4 year old macbook pro is starting to slow down on me when I'm working with bigger music files and I'd rather just have a dedicated computer for beat making and music editing and mixing anyway...
  17. Jaddison

    Do i have the right hardware?

    Hi everyone, just curious is their any dangers (Hardware wise) in running a Hackintosh? I feel like if I do something wrong, it could break my computer somehow. The reason I ask this is I decided to turn my gaming pc into a hackintosh today, well duel boot Windows for gaming on 1 hdd and and Mac...
  18. polaris53

    Audio latency with edrum (Alesis DM5)

    Hi! This is my first post after finally building my first hackintosh. The question is: i'm using ezdrummer with an Alesis DM5 drum module connected vía midi-to-usb cable and i'm NOT experiencing any latency issues (issues i had with Windows). I post this because i have read several posts...
  19. CT-Username

    Audio and video workstation-First build

    I am planning to follow BoomR's build for my audio and video workstation since it's the most detailed I have found. https://www.tonymacx86.com/threads/success-boomrs-360-vr-production-build-ga-z170x-designare-i7-6700k-nvidia-gtx-970.215934/ I would like to go the easy route taking a recipe...
  20. ramirezonlinenet

    Do you recommend a Hackintosh for audio Production?

    Hello, My friend (the geek) & I will be building a pc workstation for Music Production Only and of course the casual youtube, Facebook, etc. No games. But I used mac's my whole life, but find them too expensive tbh. My question are: Is it complicated to build a hackintosh? Is it stable...
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