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  1. Confused730

    Help with cheap as possible practice build

    Hey all, I'm new here, so if this in the wrong place, please let me know :) bascially, I want to build a proper hackintosh for my studio (Logic Pro, cubase etc), but I've never built a computer before, let along a hackintosh, so I'm wondering if any of you guys can reccomend parts for a cheap...
  2. andifall

    Firewire PCI Card (Not PCI Express) compatibility.

    Hi, I have read a lot of compatibility posts for firewire that are to do with Express PCI. I do not have an option for this since my only PCI Express slot is being used by a TP-LINK TL-WDN4800 N900 for my WIFI. I definitely need firewire, however, since I have an M-Audio ProFire 610 which I...
  3. MrFSXguyHD

    My X79 Music Production (Logic Pro X) Build

    I have recently built a hackintosh for music production, to use Logic Pro X and maybe Ableton live in the future, . I chose a hackintosh as it would be a '2 In 1' and at my school we use Logic Pro on the 2015 iMacs. My Specs : i5 4690K Gtx 970 Samsung 850 Evo 250GB (Will be getting a second...
  4. P0sitiveH4ck

    MAO Build, i3/8GB RAM

    Hello everyone, I'm 17 and I use my compuer to make music. I can't bear my old hackintosh anymore (core2duo, 4gigs of ram, no ssd), so i want to buy a new computer, with a low buget.. Here are my plans: Intel Core i3-4330 Gigabyte B85M-D3H 8Gigs of Kingston HyperX Fury Black RAM (dual chanel) A...
  5. BillStewart

    3D Animation / Game Design Rig - 2600$ Budget

    Hey Guys, I'm looking to build a high performance rig that will mainly be used for 3D animation work, but more specifically, game design. I'll be doing music production as well. I'll mainly be running Unity and Unreal Engine. My budget is around 2600$ CAD I basically need everything except a...
  6. azzasherwood

    OS X RAM Limit?

    Hi guys, Looking at building a hackintosh and have been searching everywhere but can't seem to find any information. :banghead: What is the max amount of RAM that OS X can run? I'm hoping for 128gb or higher. Also is there any compatible motherboards for hackintosh that can handle such a huge...
  7. nivekc711

    CustoMac Pro Socket 2011 Variation for Music Production

    Hey Guys, Computer building newbie here. I just wanted to double check my shopping list for compatibility even though most of it is from the CustoMac Pro Socket 2011 build. Going to be doing a lot of music production on this, any alternative recommendations are most welcome. I realize these...
  8. RaRa120191

    First time builder needs some help with building a hackintosh/gaming pc

    First off let me explain the needs for the system I'm trying to build is, I want to have it as primarily a mac computer where I can do a of my music and video production, but also to be able to boot into Windows for some rather good gaming, I have never built a computer myself before all...
  9. grizzle

    Cloning My Hackintosh - Gigabyte Z97X-UD5H - Core i7-4790K - EVGA GT 740 SC

    Parts List: Gigabyte Z97X-UD5H Core i7-4790K EVGA GT 740 SC Crucial Ballistix Tactical (2x8GB) Samsung 850 EVO 250GB Seagate Barracuda 1TB Corsair RM 650 Watt Corsair Carbide 500R TP-Link PCI Express Wifi Adapter (N) This is my second Hackintosh build. I moved into a new music...
  10. CosmoK

    [SUCCESS] Audio/music production Hackintosh: Haswell Core i7-4790 / Asus Z97-A / Intel HD 4000 Graph

    :beachball: Audio/music production Hackintosh :beachball: Haswell Core i7-4790 / Asus Z97-A / 8GB RAM / Intel HD 4000 Graphics / Sonnet Allegro FW400 / 10.9.5 Mavericks Components Fractal Design Define S Silent Computer Case Asus Z97-A Motherboard Intel Core i7 4790K Corsair XMS3...
  11. Winkler96

    Building a Hackintosh G5 for Music Production

    Hi Guys,As you can read in the Title, i'm going to build a Hackintosh for Music Production.:DAs of now i have only bought the G5 Case so this is just the beginning of the Journey.Ok now to the Question.I am using Logic Pro 9 and PT10 on my macbook pro.Here i have a List of the parts i would buy...
  12. DrDave

    Help picking CPU/motherboard for first time DAW build

    Hi there! I'm a first time builder looking to build a DAW workstation (and a bit of gaming) I first need to choose my CPU and motherboard but found this a bit confusing :wtf: Motherboard: Lots of USB ports preferred On board graphics not necessary as I will be getting a single graphics card...
  13. AtharvShukla

    Hackintosh for music production/video editing???

    Hello I want to build a hackintosh for music production and video rendering here are the parts:Intel i5 4690k rs:16500Ga-Z97m-D3h rs:10000Crucial ballistix 8 gb rs:6000 Samsung 850 evo 120gb rs:55001tb hdd rs:3700Corsair 550 watt rs:3200Case rs:2000Total rs:46900No GPU!!!But if i add...
  14. AtharvShukla

    checkout my hackintosh build and give your suggestions...

    So i am planning to build a hackintosh for music production and gaming (dual booting windows) The parts i have chosen are: Gigabyte GA-Z97m-D3h i5 4690k Kingston 128gb ssd 7200 rpm hdd for windows Sapphire Radeon R9 270x Prodigy m matx case Corsair 650 watt 8gb corsair vengeance I will...
  15. AtharvShukla

    is my build ok??? pleaseadviser our adviser...

    Hello guys, i want to build a hackintosh mainly for music production, video/photo editing and i would like to dual boot windows 8.1 for gaming... i7 4790k Gigabyte GA-Z97m-D3H 16 gb crucial RAM 128 gb samsung 850 EVO x2 1tb hdd (Recommend a Graphics Card, please leave a link for the...
  16. ghettodog

    Sound producing. Integrated or dedicated graphics?

    Hi, guys. I'm new to Hacks, and, though, I read a lot of posts on this question, I don't want to spend the money for nothing, and need an exact answer. So, following this month's guide, I turned my attention at: Gigabyte GA-H97N Wi-Fi Core i7-4790 Crucial Ballistix Sport (16GB) 64GB SSD for...
  17. AtharvShukla

    hackitosh for music production, please tell me if my build needs something more...

    Hello guys, i am a music producer. I am planning to build a hackintosh for music production and light gaming, photo/video editing. I will be using Logic pro X and Pro tools all the time. I will also be using Final cut pro X, Photoshop and After effects sometimes. The parts I am going to use are...
  18. AtharvShukla

    Does a Hackintosh crashes often??? Should i use one as my main computer??? Which are the best parts?

    Hello guys, i am a music producer and i need os x to work with. I don't want to waste my money on a real Mac, I wanted to ask that does a hackintosh crashes often, will it make sence to use it as my main computer and can u guys recommended some decent compaitable parts. I am planning to go with...
  19. N00Bster

    Upgrade to workstation build

    Upgrade build HELP. So right now I have two problem with my computer, 1. the fan are loud and overall the pc is loud so I was thinking about upgrading my cpu stock cooler to the corsair h110i and overclocking making the pc silent 2. my usb 3.0 does not fully work, because it's a 6 series...
  20. zabyyzab

    CustoMac Mini Build: Can it run Logic Pro X well?

    Me and a close friend of mine will be moving to Philadelphia in March, following our dream before it leaves our aging bodies. Essentially, we want to create music. We have fallen in love with Logic Pro X, but we also LOVE TonyMacs Custom builds. They are more affordable, and we love the idea...
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