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  1. Montesumolo

    First Build | Mini-ITX Coffee Lake | Home music and video production

    Hello to the Forum! And a lot of THX in advance for making Hackintosh possible! I spend the last 14 days reading different posts of Builds , GPU compatibility, Wifi, sleep/wake etc. to make myself a picture. Since I will transfer my iMac soon into a Studio and can't or don't want afford...
  2. KapnKrunch

    How to resolve "underflow" issues with Pro Tools

    I'm using Pro Tools 12.6 with my Hackintosh, connected to a Digi 002 control surface via FireWire 400. Everything on the Hackintosh was working perfectly, until I tried to use the "Avid 002" interface. Any playback at all would result in a data "underflow" error, with the suggestion of...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. DanRamone

    Hackintosh for music production questions for noob

    Hi guys! I need to build a hackintosh for music production, using Cubase 8 and Ableton 9.7 on 3 monitors, no need for gaming or any other use beside music production. I'm mac user since 10 years and i'm absolutely no updated to the latest pc components, so i have some probably really basic...
  6. ramirezonlinenet

    HELP My First Hackintosh Build ( FOR A NON-GEEK)

    Hi, I'm a long time Mac user , but after years I decided to build a windows pc . Specs: i7 7700K Asus Z270 16GB Ram Vengeance Lpx 3000hmz (it was cheap) Noctua ns-h15 Eva Supernova G2 PSU Fractial R5 Case & SSD 500gb ( I got another 250gb ssd but it isn't installed yet) If not much asking...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. cuerdasoxidas

    Upgrade Old custom mac for recording.Intel i7 2600 Socket 1155 in a new motherboard Socket 1151

    Hi guys. Sorry for the silly question. I have a hackintosh that I´ve used for music production. Specs below: Intel Core i7 2600k 3.4GHz Socket 1155 8MB Cache Retail Boxed Processor Gigabyte GA-Z68X-UD5-B3 Socket 1155 onboard 7.1 Channel Audio ATX Motherboard CM Storm Scout Case - 120mm and 2x...
  10. insalada

    [Success] Music Production w/ Sierra + GA-Z170X-GAMING 7 + GTX 1050 Ti + Thunderbolt Guide

    Hi There, After some struggling I finally got my hackintosh for music production (and a little bit of gaming in a dual boot windows partition). What I did might help you as all components are pretty new. Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170x-Gaming 7: Overall, because of the thunderbolt port we'll...
  11. Sarevok115

    First Build/Audio Workstation

    I'd like to have to have the option of dual-boot for light gaming on PC. Running Seirra for Logic Pro X and Pro Tools - this device I aiming primarily for recording and mixing use for my new setup so would like to have optimised silence and and performance. This is replacing my 2014 Macbook Pro...
  12. Orks

    New Audio Workstation - Thunderbolt a MUST

    Hey guys First time posting here, but am a long time trawler, so be gentle! Having worked in recording studios across NYC that all utilize trash-can Mac Pros with moderate success, I've decided it's time to upgrade my home-studio machine. I've been looking into the option of building a machine...
  13. dizzydre21

    Upgrading Skylake CPU on Sierra 10.12.3 build

    Hi everyone, I currently have an i3-6300 installed in my hackintosh build. I use it solely for audio recording and production. Lately, I've noticed the CPU usage is pretty high when running Amplitube 4. I am considering sticking a 6600k or 6700k in to better handle the load that multiple vst...
  14. 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...
  15. SlentThndr

    Ultimate Music Studio/Live Performance Machine: Fastest possible CPU in a silent mini-ITX build?

    I'm planning to create the ultimate hackintosh for music recording and performance. My audio setup is absurdly CPU intensive, and instead of reducing the awesomeness of my setup I've decided to just create an equally absurd computer. But it's more complicated than that. I'm immobilized by...
  16. cuerdasoxidas

    MAC PRO WITH THUNDERBOLT BUILD for professional recording studio

    Hi guys! I have a professional recording studio. I have been running a mac pro custom built for the last 5 and a half years. I couldn't be happier with it but with time, sessions in the studio require more plugins and more processing, specially running pro tools native. I was thinking in...
  17. 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...
  18. Confused730

    Help with components

    (please tell me if I need to move this, I don't use this site regularly so I'm not sure where I post stuff) Hey all, I'm looking to build a hackintosh for music production (Logic Pro x) as well as infrequent video editing (premier pro) and some gaming, and I've put together some components...
  19. Winchester15

    New to this

    Hello All I've wanted a Mac for a long time now and I've known about Hackintosh for a while, but always preferred to get the real thing. I've decided to begin a Hackintosh build. I want to use my computer for stock trading, gaming, and music production. I want to dual boot macOS and Windows 10...
  20. D-Vyd

    Hackintosh audio problems apply also to USB interfaces?

    Thank you for the wealth of information on this website and in these forums. I am considering a hackintosh laptop for music production. I notice from user posts that getting sound to work can be very difficult and keep it working after system upgrades is also difficult. Do these problems extend...
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