1. L35l33

    Advice needed, stuck at bios cold boot.

    Hi all, Hoping if theres someone who can help me solve my problem. Thanks in advance for the advice. So i run El capitan 10.11.4 with win10 in separate hdds. I connected all HDDs (win10 & osx) to sata3 controllers set to AHCI. One day, out of the blue, the hackintosh refuse to boot and stuck...
  2. JingleDjango

    SATA III Controller Cards - IOCrest SI-PEX40062

    There are many chipsets and manufacturers. Forum threads offer conflicting advice. I do not need RAID support. I simply want to up my internal port count with good throughput for any additional storage. The card I'm leaning towards based on price, features and availability is the IOCrest...
  3. potatohead113

    Boot Chimera with Apricorn Velocity Solo x2 / SSD from Gigabyte GA-X58-UD5?

    Anyone have any tips for my Gigabyte GA-EX58-UD5 (Award BIOS F12) to boot Chimera from a Samsung 850 Pro 512GB drive attached to the Apricorn Velocity Solo x2 SATA3 PCIe card? I can't boot from it, as the BIOS does not recognize the drive in the Boot Priority list, but once booted to another...
  4. Slickademo

    Sata 3 compatibility

    Hey what's up, first off thanks for all the tutorials and help in advance. I recently got my first Hackintosh running and I have a few questions. Specs: GA-X58-UD3R rev 2.0 mobo i7 980 CPU 24 GB corsair vengeance ram Seasonic 80 plus platinum 860 watt PSU Corsair force gt 120 GB ssd...
  5. HaxMan

    GSATA3, SATA3, or SATA2?

    Hey guys, I've got two SSD', one running OSX and the other running Windows 7. I have a two 1TB Caviar Blue HDD' for media. One is NTFS for my Windows side, and the other is HFS+ for OSX. I have one 2TB Caviar Green HDD partitioned, backing up my two Caviar Blues. My question is, what is...
  6. nzenzen

    ML won't boot when SATA3 drive is connected

    Hello everyone, running into a bit of an annoying issue. First back story: Installed ML on my Gigabyte GA-H67A-UD3H-B3 motherboard with 8GB RAM and a 128GB SSD which was connected to a SATAII (blue) port on the motherboard. I believe I read that I should avoid using the white SATA3 ports on...