thunderbolt 3

  1. krikor

    Fatal1ty H270M Performance and thunderbolt

    Hello, I'm quite new to this and I'm looking into building a mac mini deluxe hackintosh around a Asrock Fatal1ty H270M in a bitfenix phenom. I would use 7700k processor, 32g of ram and a GTX1060 ti. I would need thunderbolt (for a Apollo Uaudio card) and two pcie, one for the video card and one...
  2. oli.mathieu

    Thunderbolt 3 - cheapest test adapter/dock

    Hello I want to test the "thunderbolt 3" of several motherboards. As thunderbolt 3 and USB-C share the same connector, I find tricky to know if a usb-c hardware is truly thunderbolt 3 for example https://www.amazon.fr/dp/B01MR162V0/?tag=tonymacx8607-21 or...
  3. ariein

    GA-z270MX Gaming 5 and GC-Alpine Ridge Thunderbolt 3

    Hi there I've successfully built my first hackintosh running Sierra 10.12.5. I've added an GC-Alpine Ridge Thunderbolt 3 add-on card in pic slot 4 and can't get OS X to recognize it. Through windows 10 I've updated the FW on that card and have the latest bios (F4) for the MB. After browsing...
  4. mastadave99999

    Thunderbolt 3 works in Win not in OSX Please Help Asus thunderbolt ex3

    Hey Guys, First hackintosh here guys! In Windows 10 Thunderbolt 3 works as desired. Changed Bios Settings to Thunderbolt Security = none. After booting to macOS, I get Thunderbolt: No hardware was found. I've tried changing PCI locations, and tried deleting and reinstalling Apple...
  5. spyderfyre

    [Solved] Thunderbolt on Z170-HD3

    Hey guys, I have the Z170-HD3 MB running the latest version of Sierra. I'm looking to add the Gigabyte GC Alpine Ridge Thunderbolt 3 addon-card so that the Apollo Twin (Audio Interface) can operate properly. 1. Has anyone done this addition successfully yet? 2. Will this card work with my...
  6. ztlevi

    Next Generation hackintosh with the Thunderbolt 3 and AMD running High Sierra?

    Hello, guys. I am very excited about the new eGPU Apple announced at WWDC 2017. That would probably lead the hackintosh to a better compatibility generation... And I really want to build up a new hackintosh with AMD GPU and supporting Thunderbolt 3, which means you could have the choice one day...
  7. AlexiDime

    Kaby Lake Thunderbolt Audio/Video Workstation (silent)

    Hello, Since I've waited with anticipation for the WWDC 17 and the following disappointment that came after it I'm 100% sure going for the Hack instead of a new iMac/MacPro/Macbook Pro. I'm reading a lot here on the forum but I need some help with choosing the right parts. My goal is to build...
  8. worshipmaestro

    Success With Thunderbolt on GA-X99P-SLI / i5820K Combination!

    Wanted to let everyone know that I was able to successfully install 10.12.5 on a GA-X99P-SLI/i5820K combination. And the USB-C/Thunderbolt works! Now, this is NOT a guide. Think of it as more of a report of a work in progress. HARDWARE: Gigabyte GA-X99P-SLI motherboard i5920K CPU GTX960...
  9. SenorDickWiches

    Build advice for a Thunderbolt 3 hackintosh

    So I work in video production, mostly After Effects and Premiere which pretty much require NVIDIA'S CUDA cores to run as efficently as possible. I've built my own hackintosh before in 2012, and now want to do a full new build. I've been working off of the Late 2013 Mac Pro for a while now and...
  10. vonstirliz

    Help with Z270 miniATX (mATX) MoBo with Thunderbolt 3 for 6600K

    Hey guys, I am pretty new here and read ton of stuff around this great forum, but I am quite confused at this point. I own a Macbook Pro 15 and now want to build a stationary PC/Hackintosh dual boot system. As for now I have the following components: Intel Core i5 6600K (might update some...
  11. stratos75

    [Solved] No Thunderbolt on GIGABYTE GA-Z270X-UD5

    @barsqiue has this working so I know this works on this board, I actually have an Apollo Twin I am trying to get working. Everything else works except for Nvidia Web drivers (I have a separate post for that). When I go into System Properties I see "No Thunderbolt Drivers loaded". I have a...
  12. gbalaji

    GIGABYTE Z170X- Ultra Gaming TB3 Support?

    Finally successfully installed OS X 10.12.4 Sierra in my Hackintosh and everything works fine except Thunderbolt 3 port on board on my motherboard. All my equipment Blackmagic UltraStudio 4K & Lacie RAID are thunderbolt 2 and without activating my Thunderbolt 3 port on my on-board Motherboard I...
  13. PlatformDisphoria

    95% Sierra Build GA-Z170X Designare build - Need help with USB 3.1!!

    I've built a pretty successful Hack following the various guides on this site (thanks guys, you rock!) Dual boot Windows 10 pro 64bit(to load thunderbolt drivers, works perfectly on windows side) System Definition iMac 17,1 i7 6700k (overclocked to 4600MHz) GA-Z170X Designare (BIOS F22) GTX...
  14. Apples2Oranges

    18-Core Hack

    Hello! I built an x99 based 18-core and it's really fast! I followed this guide for install. The only problem is it's a bit unstable. It crashes regularly but I can't figure out why. Any help is greatly appreciated! Attached is my IOReg output, config.plist, and a screenshot of my EFI kexts...
  15. ArmandSM

    How can I add Thunderbolt 3 to my Hackintosh?

    Okay, so I've decided to make my first Hackintosh PC recently, and I've been looking at all the components and read many forums to learn many things. I've decided I'm going for an Overclockable i5 6600k, 16GB of DDR4 RAM, etc. Now I'm just taking care of the details before ending up buying it...
  16. Acden

    Thunderboalt in motherboard or PCIe card?

    Dear friends, I'm building my first Hackintosh based on Intel i7-6700 processor. I want to choose the best motherboard in the budget of $250, maybe less, maybe more. As I already have Apple Thunderbolt Display for my Mac Pro, I'm interested in using it with my new build. I saw several...
  17. astewie9226

    Success - Sierra build - Mini Guide to get Thunderbolt 3 working

    Hey, guys! This is my first personal build for a hackintosh, and I wanted to shed some light on the use of Thunderbolt for audio interfaces. First, let me list my build: - Gigabyte Z170x Gaming Ultra Rev 1.0 - 32gb crucial ballistix ram - Gigabyte GEFORCE 950 GTX - I7 Skylake 6700k - 500GB...
  18. shineproductions

    ASRock Z270 Super Carrier (Thunderbolt 3) not working on Sierra 10.12.3!

    Can someone please help me??? ASRock Z270 Super Carrier (Thunderbolt 3) not working on Sierra! Thunderbolt 3 works perfectly with Apollo Twin Duo on Windows 10, but nothing is detected under Mac OS Sierra 10.12.3. I have tried the: "Apple Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) to Thunderbolt 2 Adapter" and...
  19. MrMusic

    MOBO Advice Mini ITX or MATX needs thunderbolt 3 (to use for TB1-2)

    Hi, Could someone please recommend an UP-TO-DATE MOBO (for SEIRRA) ITX or MATX that has thunderbolt 3 (to be used as thunderbolt 2) for UAD Audio. I'll need WIFI and BT - so if using the first PCIE slot affects the thunderbolt (please take that into consideration) I7-6700k Skylake...
  20. Kuke

    (Success Build) GIGABYTE Z170X Designare x i7 6700k x macOS Sierra x Dual Boot x USB C Working

    Kuke's Build: Z170X Designare - i7-6700K - GTX 950 Components Intel Core i7 6700K CPU Corsair H105 CPU Cooler GIGABYTE Designare Z170x Motherboard Ballistix Sport LT 16GB RAM GIGABYTE GeForce GTX 950 Xtreme Graphics Card Samsung 850 EVO 250GB SSD (x2) Seagate 7200RPM 1TB HDD Corsair AX760...
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