thunderbolt 3

  1. mishumix

    Solved > First build - thunderbolt 3 distorting sound - uad apollo twin II

    Hello I'm totally new to hackintosh and did my first build. I'm on Mojave 10.14.5. I'm running into thunderbolt audio distortion issues on my apollo twin mkII. Internal Soundcard is working fine, as well the optical output. Also the hackintosh doesn't like it when I switch from 96 kHz to 44.1...
  2. christto1991

    Apollo Twin Mkii Hackintosh ( GA Z370 SLI XP with 970 evo nvme SSD 500 GB)

    Hi there, I wanna know if my PC is gonna be compatible with UAD APOLLO TWIN mkii... I'm planning to to buy alphine ridge controller along with a TB3 to TB2 adapter I wanna know if alphine ridge is going to work with NVME along with it i7 8700 GA Z370 SLI XP 970 evo nvme 500 gb GT 710 2gb...
  3. hardcorebirdlover

    Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Pro + GC-Titan Ridge Hotswap need help

    Hi I have a Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Pro with working Thunderbolt 3 using a Gigabyte GC-Titan Ridge, but I have troubles getting hotswap working on the system. Can any one help me, or pointing me in the right direction? Kind regards
  4. Wazzzabie

    Thunderbolt 3 mini build

    Hi guys, I would like to build a custoMac mini with Thunderbolt 3 (no expansion cards). No GPU, 8GB ram and i3-8350k - USB wifi since it does not have room for the pci card if I understand correctly. As far as I know the only mobo that fits that description is the asrock z390 phantom gaming...
  5. NorthAmTransAm

    Thunderbolt on 5,1 *Working*

    I found an article today about adding a TB card to a Mac 5,1 and dual booting windows to get the card on then warm booting into OS and voila TB works. Im not sure if it shows up in System Profiler as thunderbolt active or if it shows up like our hackintoshes (UAD audio device). Performance is...
  6. madmarkdj

    Gigabyte GC-Alpine Ridge 2.0 Thunderbolt 3 Card in Gigabyte Z370 Aorus Gaming 7 + i7-8700K

    Hi all I'm pretty new to building Hackintoshes. So I managed to build my first one based on a successful build using: Gigabyte Z370 Aorus Gaming 7 i7-8700K Sapphire PULSE Radeon RX580 Samsung 970 EVO Corsair Vengeance LPX (16GB) Mojave Install was smooth and easy and everything just worked...
  7. samlll42

    Z390 Aorus Master or Ultra with GC-TitanRidge Thunderbolt 3 / LG Ultrafine 5k

    Hi everyone I have a fully working 10.14.2 with z390 ultra (i9700k + rx580 sapphire pulse) following this great guide ( - everything works including sleep/wake/shutdown and bluetooth/wifi/airdrop (using Hackintosh compatible pcie...
  8. dolgarrenan

    i9 9820X kernel panic on install

    Hello guys, I have trouble with the mentioned CPU at boot, I'm building couple of new computers and I'm running desperate with the darn 9820X, I have the same build with a 9980XE and no probs, working out of the box (still needs work and some more tweaking). Here is the setup: Asus X299D II...
  9. luckyal

    Installing GC-Alpine Ridge Thunderbolt 3 card in Asus Maximus Hero 9

    I’m hoping to get some help from the many experts on this forum to see if I can get this Thunderbolt 3 card to work. My build is based on this Golden build by @JCMunson with a lot of follow up help from @P1LGRIM @pastrychef @RehabMan and @Stork who was instrumental in helping me with the RX580...
  10. CaseySJ

    [SUCCESS] Gigabyte Designare Z390 (Thunderbolt 3) + i7-9700K + AMD RX 580

    CaseySJ's Coffee Lake in Phanteks Evolv X ATX Case: Gigabyte Designare Z390 - i7-9700K - UHD 630 - AMD RX 580 Upgrading to macOS 10.15 Catalina? Please see this and this first! NOTE 1: If you are using slightly different components, refer to the section Is this Guide Applicable to Other...
  11. uiane

    Thunderbolt 3 Alpine Ridge issues

    Hello Everyone, I'm using High Sierra, with Alpine Ridge card on Z370 Aorus motherboard, bios settings as image below, everything was fine for 2 months, than with no reason, the UAD apollo card (with startech TB3 to TB2 adapter) stoped working, the audio card is working under windows, but on...
  12. felixwemmel

    Questions regarding build (Z370 Fatal1ty Gaming-ITX, 8700K, GTX1060)

    Hello! I'm thinking about doing a hackintosh out of my mITX PC. I haven't done this before so I have some questions. But first; here are the components I currently own and plan on using in my hackintosh build. Mobo: ASRock Z370 Fatal1ty Gaming-ITX/ac CPU: Intel i7 8700K GPU: Asus GTX 1060...
  13. KingBfire

    Music Studio Build II: Core i7-8700 - Asus Prime Z370-A - GeForce GTX 760

    Music Studio Build II: Core i7 8700 - Asus Prime Z370-A - 32GB RAM - GeForce GTX 760 Components ASUS Prime Z370-A Ballistix Sport LT 32GB DDR4 (4x 8GB) Memory...
  14. MFD11

    Help - New 8700k Hackintosh build for Music Composition/Production

    Hi Guys, Im trying to build a serious Hackintosh system with the 8700k(o.C) in mind for music production as the iMac Pro is way too expensive. I would love to know what you guys think is the best motherboard to go with that will allow for 1. Thunderbolt 3 card 2. Radeon rx 580 (Im open to...
  15. papillon12

    High Sierra THUNDERBOLT 3 Success! GA-Z170X-UD5 TH & Startech "Thunderbolt 3 to Thunderbolt adapter"

    THIS IS AN UPDATE FROM AN OLD POST I CREATED A WHILE BACK HIGH Sierra UPGRADE!_THUNDERBOLT 3 SUCCESS!! with GA-Z170X-UD5 TH STARTECH "Thunderbolt 3 to Thunderbolt adapter" and the Universal Audio APOLLO 8 - El Capitan 10.11.6 iMac 17,1 NOW ON HIGH SIERRA 10.13.6 iMac 17,1 Bios F5 (i didnt...
  16. NorthAmTransAm

    Success with Asus ThunderboltEX 3 and Z370 and UAD Apollo

    Man, I was about to throw that card out of the window until I tinkered enough. Installation of High Sierra was an absolute breeze and getting everything working required, well, nothing - it just did. All ports. I'm sure that's to blame on the guide I followed. But, yeah, every port and...
  17. NorthAmTransAm

    Asus ex3 UAD Apollo Twin stopped working

    Hi friends, Im fairly new here but I've got my build up and running with pretty much no head ache. I was told these machines could be unstable but I've found it far from that as far as OS. It boots fast and runs like a beast. Asus z370a Prime ADATA 8gb 2900 DDR4 (yeah I know, I need 16) On...
  18. MacFiliz

    New NUC with 8559U

    Hello World! Intel is putting the final touches on its new family of NUCs, codenamed "Bean Canyon," which will feature the chipmaker's 8th-generation Coffee Lake U-series processors with Iris Plus Graphics. Link...
  19. theboasnake

    [SOLVED] ASRock Thunderbolt 3 AIC only working after restart from BIOS

    Hi everyone, I'm currently building a hackintosh with the Asus Prime Z370 A and ASRock's Thunderbolt 3 AIC. BIOS version 1002 OSX Sierra 10.13.5 Clover version 4458 (Latest version gets stuck at the plus signs every time) The card works perfectly on Windows, on Mac it behaves very weirdly...
  20. CinemaPDX

    Success: Aorus Gaming 5 [Need help with hardware decoding and Thunderbolt]

    This is my first Hackintosh! So far I have these things working: 3 nvme drives (2 are soft RAID0) 1 sata BluRay burner 2 sata 4TB drives (soft RAID0) Sleep!!! Shutdown! (Stays off) PCI wifi card USB 2,3, and C I downgraded the BIOS to F5 and just left it there. I uninstalled the built-in...