1. clmc99

    Cheap Mainstage setup

    I’m looking for a cheap laptop that I could run Mainstage 3/Logic Pro on with little latency. I could get a used 2015 MacBook Air for $250-300 from Best Buy—are there any cheaper PC laptops with similar specs and known working Hackintosh methods available?
  2. iCpryde

    Apple Music Won't Stream Songs

    So simply, when I open Apple Music I can play songs that i've downloaded no problem but when I try to play a song from the server it simply will not play it just kinda flickers or keeps jumping to the next song and going down the list until one plays ... heres a video...
  3. enigmasi

    Is there any solution/workaround for Apple Music DRM issue with lossless music?

    Someone mentioned that it works with USB DAC but needs confirmation what's causing it and what kind of DAC it must be. I've found only one or two posts about this so far, no many Apple Music users among hackintoshers?
  4. Sapyatkuen

    << Solved >> Huananzhi Hackintosh USB problems and optimization

    Hi, I mounted a Hackintosh with this hardware: Huananzhi X99 F8 Intel Xeon E5 2678 V3, 12 núcleos, 3.3 GHz 32GB (2x16GB) DDR4 3200Mhz Sapphire Pulse Radeon RX 580 8gb NOX Hummer ZX USB 3.0 Cooler Master MasterLiquid Lite 120 Seagate BarraCuda 3.5" 2TB SATA M.2 NVME SSD 256GB...
  5. Dolo402

    First build recommendations - dual boot music production/gaming advice

    What’s up everybody? Seeing if somebody can offer some expertise as this is my first attempt at building a hackintosh. I work in music production and mix music with lots of so that’s the main priority is running Catalina with thunderbolt support, speed, and quiet. I would like to install...
  6. bansuri97

    USB Audio Interface Noise Interference / USB Sleep Issues

    HORRAY! With the help of OpenCore and people on here I have a fully pretty damn powerful OpenCore system running Catalina. Thank you! I am having two issues post installation which are pretty nasty for my setup. I am a music studio owner and will be using this system as my daily studio driver...
  7. Gozzle

    First Build for Music Production

    Hi All I'm embarking on my first build and in the interest of doing things properly I wanted to ask if you could look over my proposed components and offer any experience or thoughts. The build is almost solely for the purpose of music production, some way between an iMac Pro and Mac Pro...
  8. xdescendentx

    First build for DAW using

    Hi everybody! Before I begin, I want to congratulate this community for their efforts to help each other in mac building. :clap: I want to build my first low budget mac to use only with Ableton 10 Have a: i3 8100 Coffee Lake 3.6ghz (want to use it with his internal graphics) X2 Western Digital...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. Slickademo

    Graphics and performance future proofing

    I started out with a Radeon HD 7970 on my first Hackintosh and later got a second one. Seemed to be plug and play and they worked great. I later upgraded to a Nvidia 980 Ti and used web drivers and that card has been working good as well. Now I have a new Hackintosh and I'm still using my 980...
  12. McFearless

    Which components for affordable Hackintosh with plenty horsepower?

    Hi everyone, Me and my friend are planning on building an affordable hackintosh before the end of the year and we were wondering if you could give us some advice on compatibility and the likes so we at least will have the right components for the build. I have never done a build myself, but my...
  13. 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 Ballistix Sport LT 32GB DDR4 (4x 8GB) Memory...
  14. ColeMacGrath

    Apple Music disavows me to listen to music on every reboot

    As you know Apple Music needs to authorize the computer to download and listen to music, the problem is that every time I restart my computer appears as unauthorized and I must authorize it every time I restart, the problem is that Apple Music only allows 5 authorizations , and each restart...
  15. achaigne

    Hackintosh for Music Production

    Hello ! I am thinking to make a Hackintosh for music production (recording, mixing etc ...) to replace my Macbook Pro Retina in the main machine. The idea would be to have a portable tower, so I chose the Fractal Node 202. My config : Mini ITX motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H270N-WIFI Processor ...
  16. ymniumpi

    Dell XPS 15 9550 - Does the thunderbolt-port work?

    I'm thinking of buying a Dell XPS 15 9550 as a hackbook for live music performances. So I was wondering if the thunderbolt-/USB-C-port is going to work with a thunderbolt audio interface?
  17. Audiogeek92

    DAW Audio Hackintosh (First time build). Will it work?

    First time build. Currently shortlisting my choices for my new Music production Hackintosh. I'm going to be running my audio interface which is a Universal Audio Apollo 8p and my Satellite OCTO DSP via the Gigabyte thunderbolt card. I'm planning to overclock the CPU from 3.7GHz to 5.0GHz also...
  18. Baptisteallard

    Apollo Quad Firewire, Z77X-UD5H - NO AUDIO

    Hello Guys, Need some help please ! I have installed High Sierra 10.13.3 on my U Z77X-UD5H, and everything is working perfectly expect my apollo firewire sound card. I have tested the firewire port with a external hardrive, and it's working ! But when i plug Apollo sound card it's not detected...
  19. AJ-Afterparty

    Logic Pro X (Heavy duty music production build)

    Hi guys! im a total no0b at hackintosh, but have been peeking around forums and videos and think I have built up enough courage to dive into hack land. Looking to build a beast computer to run many many native plugins, virtual synths like serum, and NI massive and hoards of kontakt sampled...
  20. HTashjian

    Buying advice needed !! for audio/music production.

    Hi Fellas, I'm planning to build a new Hackintosh mainly for audio/music production, I would like to know if the specs below are compatible and good enough. -Intel - Core i7-6700K 4.0GHz Quad-Core Processor -Corsair - H60 54.0 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler -Gigabyte - GA-Z270X-UD5 TH ATX LGA1151...