thunderbolt 3

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. ori69

    Sierra "Cannot Use Thunderbolt Accessory"

    I have a GA-X99P-SLI motherboard. I used Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) to Thunderbolt 2 Adapter and when I used Seagate Backup Plus Desktop Thunderbolt Adapter, Sierra 10.12.2 show this alert "Cannot Use Thunderbolt Accessory". Does anyone know how to solve this problem?
  6. GazzaGreen

    Thunderbolt3 on Z170X

    Ok its the age old problem of getting thunderbolt to work on a Hackintosh. I will get into this in a bigger way in a couple of weeks to see if i can crack it. ATM I am looking at this adapter (link below) to connect a couple of thunderbolt raid drives to the computer, but I am open to the...
  7. simplemal

    Thunderbolt 3 issue with Gigabyte z170x Designare

    Hello guys and thank you for this site and your great work. I have made a computer with this hardware: - Gigabyte Z170x Designare - Intel i7-6700K - 32GB RAM Kingston HyperX - MSI GTX 980 ti Gaming 6G - Patriot Hellfire NVMe (for Windows) - Crucial MX300 272GB (for Sierra) - Apple Wi-Fi/BT...
  8. beelzebozo

    New Kaby Lake Intel NUCs

    Check out Ars Tecnica's coverage of new Kaby Lake based NUCs by Intel. They come in a few different CPU configurations with new ports and Thunderbolt 3 support and will probably range between $300 to $500 USD- two Core i3 models (NUC7i3BNK and NUC7i3BNH) two Core i5 models (NUC7i5BNK and...
  9. breadistheguy

    Alienware 13 R3 HDMI/DisplayPort Video Output - 2nd Monitor Possible?

    PROBLEM: External monitors are not working on DisplayPort or HDMI. I understand this may be impossible because the ports (HDMI / DP) may be directly connected to the GTX1060. I have a two adapters on order (TB3 to HDMI and TB3 to DisplayPort) to try the TB3/USB-C ports to see if they can...
  10. floris497

    Apple Thunderbolt 3 to Thunderbolt 2 adapter Skylake Z170X

    Hello All, Does anyone have succes with the Apple TB3 to TB2 adapter on GA-Z170X-UD5-TH? (Also running Nvidia GPU and NVMe Based Samsung 961 SSD, does the PCIe slot matter?) When I plug in the device (read: boot with the adapter in the port and TB to ethernet attached to it) it get's...
  11. marshzd

    My FCPX Build - Noob here, help me!

    Hey guys, I'm about to make this purchase so I wanted to see what you guys think, and if I'm going to run into any pitfalls. I've included links so you can take a look at the parts too. This is my first time, pushed into it because I just can't handle the current pricing Apple has going on, but...
  12. dmijic

    GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-Designare

    My Configuration: GIGABYTE GA-Z170X-Designare @ F20 BIOS INTEL Core i7-6700K 4.00GHz 1151 BOX 2 x HyperX 32GB Predator DDR4 3000MHz CL15 KIT HX430C15PB3K2/32 PALIT NE5X75T00941H GTX750Ti 2GB GDDR5 KalmX PICE I have followed official installation guide on this forum with couple of changes and I...
  13. Kuke

    *Noob Friendly* CustoMac Build Discussion and Buying Advice

    Hello all! I have been reading the TonyMac forums for quite some time without any type of participation. Since I am a proud member of Apple's horde of displaced professional users, I would like to learn more about CustoMac builds while contributing to the community. I've noticed the huge amount...
  14. nickv2002

    LG UltraFine 5K Build

    I'm interested in building a Hackintosh to support the new LG UltraFine 5K display. It's on the November Buyers Guide too. It uses Thunderbolt 3 over a USB C style connection to drive the display over 1 cable along with a USB C Hub, speakers, and a web camera. What's the recommended...
  15. aarhin

    Thunderbolt 3 Hackintosh?

    I've been thinking about building a Hackintosh with the Gigabyte GA-X99P-SLI mobo. I'm fully aware that x99 isn't totally supported, and that it takes a bit of effort to get it working. But the bigger question is: now that MacOS Sierra has Thunderbolt 3 support, what are the chances of getting...
  16. carlossless

    GC-ALPINE RIDGE in hands

    Hi guys, So after continuos searching and waiting and searching and waiting... I finally got the GC-ALPINE RIDGE in my hands. I'm still waiting for my TB3 to TB2 dongles, but will keep this thread updated once I get them and test with my macOS setup. Also, I assume everyone wants to know...
  17. musichack

    Thunderbolt 3 PCI-E Card GA-z97x-ud3h bk

    Hello Everyone is there a thunderbolt 3 Pcie Card that can be installed on my GA-z97x-UD3h Bk Motherboard so that i can use UNIVERSAL AUDIO APOLLO TWIN Thunderbolt 2 SOUNDCARD? Thankyou
  18. tabarus

    New MacBook Pro - Good Sign for the Hackintosh Community

    "The MacBook Pro is aimed at professionals in the industry who need computing power," Hm , some professional want more than 16 GB RAM
  19. RaviCarman

    Gigabyte GA-Z170X-UD5 TH hackintosh build

    Hello tonymac forum, I'm looking for details about a hackintosh build using the ga-z170x-uds TH motherboard. I have seen a thread describing how to build it out but I want to know about the thunderbolt functionality. I need thunderbolt 2 support. this board comes with thunderbolt 3. El...
  20. erwin9

    El Capitan / Thunderbolt Audio Interfaces / Startech TH3 to TH

    Hi guys, i finally managed to get my new build working but there´s still one Issue remaining. I need to use my Focusrite Clarett 8Prex via Thunderbolt and tried a lot of things, but it just won´t work...