When I try to lower the the frequency of my 4930k, my system won't boot. I've had it running at 4.2ghz for about 3 years but after about a week uptime I can get a random shutdown so I wanted to try and get it more stable by lowering the frequency but then it wont boot. When I change it back to...
I recently got this PC, which has a Rampage IV Extreme and a I7 3930K CPU in it, and was wondering if it's hackable ?
I found some tutorials, but none of them were up to date. Maybe they still work with Sierra, but to be completely honest I have no idea.
If you wrote a complete build...
Shilohh's Build for Eric:
i7-4930K - Asus Rampage IV Extreme - 32GB GSkill Ram - GTX 770 4GB
Updated for macOS Sierra.
Updated to work with the Rampage IV Black Edition because the R4E has limited availability now. Users of other Asus X79 boards except for the X79D, can try...
Update Feb 18, 2016
I originally wrote this guide to help people with X79 systems get XCPM CPU power management working quickly and easily. Now I feel it's time for a re-write to explain things a little better.
1) MSR 0xE2 Unlocked BIOS
(you do NOT have MSR register 0xE2 bit...
Asus X79 DSDT Guide: Create your DSDT in 5 min using MacIASL.
Tested and working for:
Rampage IV Extreme BIOSs 4206, 4802, 4804 & 4901
Rampage IV Gene BIOS? Tested by TurbineSeaplane. Just use the R4E patch list.
Rampage IV Black Edition - Work in progress. Need people to post IORegs and...
Asus Rampage iv extreme
Currently only 1 stick of 8GB G. Skill RAM
2way SLI GTX 680 - currently only 1 card outputting to monitor, but I think that's okay until I get the drivers installed correctly.
I've got OSX installed on an OWC PCIe SSD 120GB.
Asus Rampage IV Extreme - DSDT Guide: Extract & Edit your own DSDT
See my New MacIASL guide that supersedes this one.
Using a DSDT that was extracted on a different build with different devices installed, may not work on your system even if you have an identical motherboard and BIOS.
After installing to ssd using -v cpus=1 npci=0x2000 with bare bones hardware(1 stick of corsair vengeance 8gb ram, one Asus GTX680(OC) gpu), I went thru the painful experience of adding too many additional kexts. The result was going through many different options on the Unibeast install page. I...