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  1. Ofo

    Questions about a build with Core i5 4430 and GA-H87N-WIFI, for music production.

    Hello everyone, I’m a noob at this and I want to build a CustoMac for music production. I’ve been looking everywhere and reading stuff but I’m still insecure about what I’m getting. I’m a bedroom producer and I make everything on my Macbook Pro 13” early-2011 with headphones or external...
  2. pBook

    Music workstation with dual monitors

    Hello everybody, First of all, thanks for this great community. I've been following this website for years but I rarely post something but now seems the right moment to ask for your advice. Within 2-3 weeks I want to buy my first Hackintosh. My configuration is mostly based on the Buyer's...
  3. nickolasgodspeed

    building a mac for logic (studio use) no good at computers please help!!

    hello all! i am trying to build a new mac, with specs i7, 16gb, and audio support. i dont know a thing about computers, and am currently using a dell laptop. i would like a mac to use logic, garageband and protools since i am a singer songwriter. any help as to what components i should buy...
  4. DJRmusic

    Newbie first build, buying and power tips?

    Hello all! I'm excited to start my first build, and after shedding much blood sweat and tears (due to all the landscaping) I've got the budget for the build I've wanted for a year or more. As a musician, much of the best software is for Hackin -- er, Macintosh, so I've wanted a powerful machine...
  5. Ommudra

    Make MIDI compatible with USB3

    *Problem* For a number of MIDI users, it has been necessary to disable USB3 in the BIOS in order to make MIDI cleanly and consistently available to full functionality. Users have reported programs (such as OSX's default Audio MIDI Setup Program, Logic, Live, etc) not finding MIDI devices...
  6. Pmontanaro

    Using Migration Assistant from Macbook Pro to my new Hackintosh.. Possible?

    Hey guys, Just wondering if it is possible at all to be able to use migration assistant from a back up of my macbook, to my new hackintosh? I'm a musician and I have a lot of apps and plug ins that are installed on my macbook that would take some serious time to re install on the fresh...
  7. JacobusTracks

    Need some advice on first build, is it compatible ?

    Hey guys, Just wanted to know if this could work or not. Trying to build cheap but ok built, for mainly music editing. I want to install mavericks on it. Parts i found : Cpu : Intel i5 4570 Motherboard : Gigabyte GA-Z87M-D3H RAM : D3 8GGB 1600-8 BX Tactica LP K2 CRU SSD : 120 GB Crucial m500...
  8. nwHack

    Dell XPS 8500 for Music Production

    What version OS X would you recommend me to install on my machine? I have the 10.6.3 install DVD from the Apple Store. A second SSD for OS X is also on my to purchase list for this machine - recommendations? I want to build this box for stability above all other desires. Eventually, I would like...
  9. raulness

    [Success] Monosonico's Pro Tools Studio Build - i7 4770k - GA-Z87X-UD5H - 32GB RAM - HD 4600

    Monosonico's Pro Tools Studio Build i7 4770k - GA-Z87X-UD3H - 16GB RAM - GTX 650 1GB** ​** Not yet installed Components Case: Corsair Carbide Series Black 500R http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811139009 Motherboard: GA-Z87X-UD5H...
  10. Youssef22

    Recommendations for Intel Processor and Motherboard with DSDT on Tonymac86.com

    Hi guys, Does anyone have any recommendations for an Intel Processor and motherboard that is still available to buy online and has the DSDT on tonymacx86.com , for a mackintosh to use for music production to use logic pro x. I have a Intel processor i7 - 950 first generation, but there is no...
  11. Pie

    Build your own hackintosh-style AirPort Express with a Raspberry Pi!

    Hope this is in the right section of the forum... A few months ago I decided that I wanted to utilize my hackintosh's AirPlay functionality to stream my iTunes library to the Yamaha stereo in my living room. I looked into Apple's solution and found the AirPort Express ($100, Apple Store) would...
  12. unbiased1

    Virgin Build

    Greetings to all, I am very new to all of this. I'm planning my first build using Motherboard: GA-Z87X-UD5H Processor: Intel Core i7-4770K RAM: 16GB G.Skill RipjawsX Series DDR3 Power Supply: Corsair 650 Watt Modular Storage: Samsung 840 EVO 250 GB 2.5" + Samsung 840 EVO 120GB 2.5" + Western...
  13. aisforandrew

    Pro Tools Build: Core i5 3570K | GA-Z77X-UP5 TH | 8GB | HD 4000

    aisforandrew's Pro Tools Build: Core i5 3570K | GA-Z77X-UP5 TH | 8GB | HD 4000 Components Intel Core i5 3570K Quad-Core Processor http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819116504 Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO CPU Cooler...
  14. leeno123

    Internal speaker help

    Hi guys, I really want to put an internal speaker on my hackintosh- similar to the G5 and its internal speaker. I had one of these a few years ago and the speaker was pretty good. Just wondered if anyone knew how I could use this and implement it into my system to use for light music use. When...
  15. boyankozhin

    Need little help - Hackintosh for Music Production

    Hey folks! I need Hackintosh for music production. I will use Ableton, Logic & firewire soundcard. So, I have few questions: 1.Is this setup is good and fully compatible with Mac OS? CPU: Intel Core i7-3930K - preview MOTHERBOARD: ASUS Sabertooth X79 - preview MEMORY: Corsair XMS3 16GB -...
  16. Lukas12

    Lukas12 1stBuild: GA-Z77-DS3H i3-3225 ATI Radeon HD 5600 Series 8GB CROSSHAIR RAM OSX 10.8.3

    Lukas12 First Build GA-Z77-DS3H - i3-3225 - ATI Radeon HD 5600 Series - OS X 10.8.3 Components Gigabyte SKT-1155 Z77-DS3H Motherboard [AMAZON-uk]http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B007KZQFOS[/AMAZON-uk] Apple OS X Mountain Lion @ Mac Apps Store http://www.apple.com/uk/osx/apps/app-store.html...
  17. MusicallyMinded

    First try. Audio recording system (Mountain Lion / Logic Pro) Please could you check?

    Hi all, this forum is a really great resource! I wouldn't have known where to start without it. So first off thanks to all of you for your past contributions. Now down to business... I've built and worked on music pcs for years but have never attempted a Hackintosh build. My old PC finally...
  18. cpu278

    First build - advice

    Hi there, I'm planning to do my first build. I have done hardware stuff in the past but this would be the first one from scratch. The main purpose would be for music/audio recording, which I have actually never done as well but I've been into music for years so I wanna make the digital leap...
  19. jrog0907

    Music Production Recommendations

    Hello. I am looking to build a Custom system that is capable of carrying out processes like music production using software such as Protools. I also want to be able to still perform basic operations such as web browsing and etc. When it comes to computers, I'm unfamiliar with most of the jargon...
  20. superprojector

    Music Recording Based Machine

    Hello, I'm not extremely capable when it comes to computers, basically I know google, and a little social networking, and how to work Reaper with decent results. I basically seek advice on how 500 dollars would best be invested getting a machine with firewire capabilities that has some decent...
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