music production

  1. 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...
  2. krikor

    M-ATX build for Audio with Gigabyte Z270M-D3P

    Hello, After making some research and with the intel from @Jamesbond007 I got the global idea for my build. Gigabyte GA-Z270M-D3P GC-Alpine RIDGE Pcie thunderbolt Intel Core Kabylake i7-7700K AMD 5770 or GTX1050 video card Corsair H60 cooling fan. Ballistix Sport LT 32Go Kit Corsair PSU CS550M...
  3. RFMusicComposer

    Advice on new build for Film Music

    Hi all, I think it's time for an upgrade. I've been a happy owner of Hacki since 2013. It never left me hanging but now I'm starting to work with bigger soundlibraries and I can't expand the ram so I thought it'd be a good time to upgrade the whole system. Actually to build a new and more...
  4. 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...
  5. ravnsborg

    Building my first hackintosh - HELP NEEDED

    Hi everyone! I've come to the conclusion that building a hackintosh is the right choice for me. I'm only gonna use ios for music production via logic pro x, and windows will be used for everything else (mostly gaming). First of i wonder if this is a good idea to begin with. If yes, this is the...
  6. dcpro11

    (HELP) Hackintosh for Music Production / El Capitan

    Hi guys, I built an Hackintosh with the following items: - MSI Z270 Gaming Pro Carbon - Intel i7-6700K - Corsair H60 Water Cooler - 16GB RAM Crucial Ballistix Sport - 250GB SSD Samsung Evo 850 - Corsair CS550M 550W No Graphics Card for now! I will buy one later! I followed all the guides...
  7. Alexandroszou

    New in Hackintosh setup.

    Hello. I had a windows based desktop to work my music projects (ableton) but it's very slow and old so i need a new system. I already own a macbook pro 13'' mid 2012 for my dj sets and recently i use it for music production (due to damaged desktop). I fell in love with the Logic X so i want to...
  8. rookhd

    Hackintosh Pro - KabyLake for Music Production

    Hi Everyone, I am looking to build a hackintosh pro for music production. Currently considering the below configuration. Processor: Intel i7-7700K Cooling: Corsair Hydro Series H100i v2 Extreme MoBo: ASUS ROG Maximus IX Hero LGA1151 Graphics: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB Memory: Crucial...
  9. Gherrera

    Need some answers plz

    So...hello everyone. I am currently trying to build my first Hackintosh. I want it to have 2 SSDs, each one deditated for it's own OS (so, a PC and a MAC in the same machine). I want to be able to do music production, as well a using it for gaming. So far I have been doing my music production...
  10. TimDrucker

    i5 3570k system in 2017

    Hi there, completely new to the Hackintosh commuinty so I am completely overwhelmed by the boat load of information there is and so I would like some very specific answers to see if my system would be compatible and viable as a hackintosh build. So the story is back in 2012 when I was 16 I...
  11. Dan1989

    [Solved] Thunderbolt (Error Allocating at boot) help!

    It all started after I added THUNDERBOLTEx Dual II to my z87 deluxe motherboard. Before that, my hackintosh booted great every time. But now it fails to boot more times than not. On the rare occasion that it does boot, the thunderbolt works perfectly by the way. I don't want to give up my...
  12. MRK94

    Music Production/Visual Arts Build - First build, help needed!

    Hi guys, hoping to start my first ever build soon and looking for some advice. Currently running a 2013 Retina Macbook Pro with these specs: CPU: 2.3 GHz Intel Core i7 RAM: 16 GB 1600 MHz DDR3 GPU: Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M 2048 MB Intel Iris Pro 1536 MB Storage: 500GB SSD It works...
  13. asander127

    CustoMac for Music Production

    Hello! I am new to Hackintosh and I will soon order my very first setup. I am an music production entusiast, doing some webdesign jobs and will maybe edit a couple of lighter videos in the future! I don't play games often, but I would like to have the ability in the future as well. Gigabyte...
  14. ElTristan

    First Time Hackintosh Build (music production powerhouse) : compatibility

    Hello, So, I built myself my first PC a few weeks ago and I found out that I actually really prefer Apple's OS and wanted to build a Hackintosh. I mostly use my computer for producing music (no gaming). My current build is the following : - Motherboard : MSI X99A Raider - CPU : Intel i5-6400...
  15. john11101

    Aggregate Device

    Hi. I am a long time reader, but have not posted much (if any). Anyway, I've been searching long an hard for any info on Aggregate Devices. I cannot for the life of me get the Aggregate Devices to work on any of my hackintoshes. The devices (a saffire 6 usb and Digitech RP250) both work with...
  16. iceissocool

    Thunderbolt for music production on Haswell Hackintosh

    Hi! I already got my Hackintosh to work around two years ago and now the need arises for a thunderbolt 1 port. I really need suggestions because I can't find solutions to the problem I have on the forums. Should I just buy a new Mobo? If thats the case what mobo would be recommended that would...
  17. Yewy

    Advice on my first Music Production Machine

    Hey guys! Im building my first CustoMac Pro for music production. Really appreciate it if someone can help me with any compatibility issues I might run into from what's in my list or perhaps maybe even something else around the same budget that will optimize performance. I'm sorry if the names...
  18. mosfeti

    Firts Build. Skylake. GA-Z170X-UD5-TH, i5 6500

    Hi! This is fantastic site and forums. Been here for a few last days, checked buyer's guide numerous times but never been here on forums before I bought my parts so it is already too late for advice ;p. Anyway this is my first build, parts are already on their way to me so anything I can ask are...
  19. noodlez

    X99 Hackintosh Build for Music Production

    I'm looking for some opinions on this X99 hackintosh build that I would like to overclock to the highest and safest level and also keep the noise level to a minimum. This will be used for music production only i.e running Ableton/Logic X and lots of Vsti's and samples etc... Also I plan on...
  20. TheNewAge

    Mini itx build with GTX 970 mini

    Hi everyone! I was wondering if this build was going to be problematic or not and I am sure you all know more about this than I do :) also I was wondering if I was going to need ethernet capability would I need to purchase a card and if I did need to would it fit? I will be using this build for...
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