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  1. Dorkin87

    2020 Hackintosh Build Advice - Am I on the right track?

    Hey everyone, My name is Tyler and I recently upgraded from Premier Pro CS6 to Premier Pro CC 2020, only to find that my 2013 Macbook Pro can no longer even handle proxy files in the program. So after going down a rabbit hole looking into eGPU's I stumbled across a video where someone suggested...
  2. klm716

    Recommended RAM

    Hi everyone, I'm in the process of purchasing parts for my Hackintosh and I noticed that I only saw Crucial brand RAM under the parts list. I was wondering, has anyone successfully tested other brands or am I limited with Crucial RAM only?
  3. skm1134

    i7-4790K 4GHz Motherboard Recommendation

    Hi All, I have the components below but I am in need of a compatible motherboard. It seems like there aren't a ton of readily available options to go with the i7-4790K. Im looking to go ATX and price < $150. A couple I have seen available: Asus - Z97-AR ATX LGA1150 Asus - Z87-K ATX LGA1150...
  4. RobbFoster

    HD-630 Dual Monitor issues in High Sierra (also was present in Sierra)

    I'm a newbie to this. I'm having issues with my dual monitor set up, and I was told that I should just get a graphics card. I'm not doing anything fancy graphically, but it may very well be the easiest solution. I like easy. I'm just using this machine to multi-track music recording. I like...
  5. Zanther

    Completely new to Hackintosh but need a new Mac, would this work?

    Hey guys, I am completely new to the Hackintosh way of things, as I always bought directly from Apple. This time though, my MacBook Pro is dying as my main machine and it is my life line for getting work. All the available Mac's are good but really a waste of money at the moment when new...
  6. mikesch24

    Hackintosh Upgrade Advice

    Hi folks, I'm interested in upgrading my hackintosh (mainly regarding video performance) for editing and gaming. Do you have any suggestions which Graphic Card would suit perfectly for my current system? Here is my build list: MoBo: GA B75M-D3P CPU: i7 3,4Ghz 3770 Memory: 32GB Current...
  7. 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...
  8. ksy

    My first hackintosh, suggestions/improvements to this build?

    Hey everyone! I have been a Mac user for almost 7 years now and i'm planning to replace my iMac with a hackintosh since I want better performance (not that the iMac is so bad). After spending a couple of hours on this forum, I have put together a build list shown below. After using a Mac for...
  9. papaman56

    Can I go ahead with this build? If so any successful build guide I can use? I am new to all of this.

    Processor: Intel Core i7 6700 MOBO: GA-H170n-Wifi Cpu Cooler: Noctua NH-L9I Storage: Samsung 850 Evo 1tb PSU: SF600 Corasir GPU: MSI GTX 970 100ME RAM: Crucial...
  10. Akat4

    $1600 budget for video editing computer - Question on graphics/Tbolt

    I edit video for a living, using Premiere CC daily, and Resolve on occasion. At my freelance gig and main office, we all use Macs with Thunderbolt connections for hard drives all formatted for Macs. I'm looking to build a desktop for editing at home, because my MacBook Pro is around 2.5 years...
  11. dhananjay151293

    Need some suggestions regarding my first hackintosh

    Hello everyone, I had a Dell PC, that was running fine till today morning, and for reasons IDK, the motherboard fried. I am not sure of how and what caused it. That's irrelevant anyways. Over to what I want to do. I am going to replace my motherboard and CPU, so was thinking if I could have...
  12. mylifeatadiscount

    Easiest post 2013 laptop under $500 to Hackintosh w/ Yosemite - Suggestions?

    Easiest post 2013 laptop under $500 to Hackintosh w/ El Capitan - Suggestions? Hello community! I wasn't sure if I should post this here, but this seemed like the most logical place. My Acer Aspire v5-572 just died recently. A screw came lose in the case while it was on and appeared to have...
  13. CeleronPopsicle

    Downsize older Hackintosh to ITX - need LGA1155 motherboard suggestions

    Hi all. I have a working Yosemite Hackintosh that I'd like to port to a different case and I'd like to use an ITX motherboard. So I already have a Quad Core i5 3750k CPU with intel HD 4000 Graphics and 2x 4 GB 240 Pin DDR3 modules that I'd like to be able to reuse. So, I am looking for an ITX...
  14. supergab

    My GA-Z68X-UD3H-B3 just died, which board should I buy to replace it?

    Hello, I have the following hackintosh: - Intel i7-2600k Unlocked CPU - Gigabyte LGA 1155, GA-Z68X-UD3H-B3 Motherboard r1.3 with UEFI bios. - Gigabyte GeForce GTX 560 TI 1GB Graphic card - Corsair Vengeance 1600MHz DDR3 Ram - 16GB - Corsair Carbide 500R - Corsair H60 Water Cooling...
  15. Oreyeon

    Noob questions. Please have mercy.

    Hey guys, so im looking at building a hackintosh. Im semi tech savvy but nothing crazy. I was reading the buying guide, and i was just wondering if the CustoMac Pro build was compatible with OSX 10.7 ? My current macbook pro is running that OS and i was planning on cloning my SSD to the new...
  16. Sergggio

    Planning my first hackintosh, need advice.

    Hello everyone. I am planning on building my first hackintosh, I haven't got a desktop (only a laptop), so this will be a fully built-from-scratch system. My end goal is to run mac OS, which will be very fast, some occasional gaming sometimes (not super intensive), some photoshop work, mostly...
  17. NinjaWizardMan

    Suggestions for my new hackintosh

    So I have decided to build a new hackintosh. I did the research and I am sure these parts will work: Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H97M-D3H Micro ATX LGA1150 Processor: Intel Core i3 4430 Graphics Card: EVGA NVIDIA GeForce GT 740 2GB SC Edition Video Card 02G-P4-3747-KR Ram: Crucial Ballistix...
  18. X8PX

    Can I make this Hackintosh with no problems?

    I'm new to this whole hackintosh thing. I'm sure I can figure it all out, I'm just worried about any possible complications that I may encounter with this setup, as I probably won't be very good at troubleshooting. CPU: Intel Core i7-4770K Quad-Core Desktop Processor (3.5 GHz) Graphics Card...
  19. SnowLion

    [Problem/Suggestion] Select Chimera Monitor

    I searched for how to change this and came up with nothing, so I'm guessing it's a fairly uncommon issue. I run a dual-monitor setup with a modern dell monitor and a recently-purchased thrift store monitor that I repainted to look cool (can't beat a $5 gold/black apple monitor! :P). However, now...
  20. iWebster28

    Need Advice and Suggestions!

    Hey everyone this is my first Hackintosh build and I'm hoping that i can get some suggestions and advice from people. Just hoping to run osx 10.8.5. if you know what kernels or bootflags i should use for setup, please let me know. ALSO, I'm a noob so let me know if i'm asking too much or writing...
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