thunderbolt

  1. patstr

    Buying advice for Mac Pro Thunderbolt

    Hi! Buying advice for Mac Pro seems a bit outdated. Dustin in Sweden says that the GIGABYTE GA-Z97X-UD7 TH is obsolete. Anyone who can recommend a working Thunderbolt 2 motherboard?
  2. johnnyb

    New Build Questions

    I am currently debating whether or not I should move forward with a custom build. I am a photographer who is starting to move into videography and my old iMac just cannot keep up, especially with 4k footage. I need an upgrade but don't really want to spend close to $3000 on a iMac 5k with an AMD...
  3. KingBfire

    Thunderbolt PCIe Upgrade - Gigabyte Z87X-UD5H

    Hello @all, I want to run the brand-new Focusrite Clarett 8 Pre Thunderbolt Interface but my Motherboard has no thunderbolt connector. So my idea is to buy a thunderbolt pcie card so it will be possible to run the audio interface.... for example the Asus Thunderboltex II or the HP Thunderbolt...
  4. korbie

    Swapping Mother Board

    This was something I posted in Yosemite Desktop Support but thought this might be a more appropriate place for it... Hi guys, i use my Hack for audio production. Works great thanks to this site! I am thinking of upgrading my audio interface though, to one that requires thunderbolt 1 or...
  5. korbie

    Swapping Mother boards

    Hi guys, i use my Hack for audio production. Works great thanks to this site! I am thinking of upgrading my audio interface though to one that requires thunderbolt 1 or thunderbolt 2. I have found some gigabyte MB's that support my 1155 cpu and have thunderbolt connections. Through searching...
  6. korbie

    PCI/PCIe Thunderbolt card

    Hello, i did a quick search and couldn't find what I was looking for...please direct me to a thread I may have missed. I am running Yosemite. Currently I have a PCI card that gives me a firewire 400 and a firewire 800 port. I use this machine for music/audio production and I'm thinking of...
  7. JSSAudio

    Help with Thunderbolt

    Hey guys! I'm still having issues getting the Thunderbolt ports to work. I have a Samsung 850250gig SSD with OSX installed with Unibeast and running with Chimera and a SATA thats got Windows 7 installed. Installed the drivers from the mother board disk and all that good stuff but still no go on...
  8. zero21xxx

    Thunderbolt Display USB Hub

    I recently got video working on the 27" Thunderbolt with my custom Mac. The network adapter also works. However, the built in USB hub in the monitor doesn't work consistently and sometimes not at all. I realize that hot-swapable doesn't work, but I tried booting up many times with the mouse and...
  9. zero21xxx

    No Video with ThunderboltEX II Card

    Recently purchased the ASUS Gryphon Z97 + ASUS ThunderboltEX II Expansion card. My goal is to be able to connect my custom Mac up to my existing 27" Thunderbolt Display. So far I have: Updated BIOS to the latest version Made sure the Thunderbolt card was in the correct PCIe slot (PCIEX16_3 per...
  10. tj.eaglescout

    Thunderbolt 2 and LaCie RAID Enclosure

    Hi all! I'm currently looking at upgrading my GA-Z77X-UD5H Hackintosh to a newer version with dual Thunderbolt 2 interfaces. The main reason behind this is I'm rapidly running out of space for my Plex Media Server and was wondering if the new boards support Thunderbolt 2 RAID enclosures...
  11. superflybass

    UA Apollo Quad Thunderbolt Mackintosh build though ideas

    Hello all, I am new here so please play nice. Since I have went to the thunderbolt 1 card on my had interface I am on a new mission for a desktop. I sold off my old mac pro and I have been dealing with my MacBook Pro since but I would like to go back to a desk top. I have built computers...
  12. maverickssealion

    X99 5960X Gigaybte UD 4 Thunderbolt Issue

    Hi all, In progress with my X99 Mavericks Hack Pro. I've been having some real trouble getting the system to boot with thunderbolt card active. I managed to install with clover and the graphics card Radeon 29xx works OOB. I can boot with clover, except whenever I try to boot with the...
  13. langved

    GA-Z97X-UD7-TH build + install guide

    Hey, guys! Just wanted to let you all know of my first Hackintosh-build. Been working on this build for the last few weeks, and things seems (at last) to go very smooth! As far as I know, some people have had some problems getting a similar build to work smooth because of the...
  14. zero21xxx

    Connecting to Thunderbolt 27" Display

    Migrated from here. My work recently supplied me with a 27" Thunderbolt display for my existing MacBook Pro. That works great so as far as work is concerned, they are done. I have a custom Mac that I use as my primary personal computer. Prior to the monitor upgrade, I had been using an old DVI...
  15. zero21xxx

    Hardware Update Needed for Thunderbolt

    My work recently supplied me with a 27" Thunderbolt display for my existing MacBook Pro. That works great so as far as work is concerned, they are done. I have a custom Mac that I use as my primary personal computer. Prior to the monitor upgrade, I had been using an old DVI acer monitor. It...
  16. mgb3558

    z97x-UD7 TH Thunderbolt Capability

    So I finished building my first hackintosh a couple of weeks ago, and I still have some lingering questions. In my windows partition, everything works perfectly. Display is hooked up through thunderbolt, speakers are hooked up through the display, devices are hooked up to the display, it...
  17. bbost

    Motherboard Upgrade

    Hey guys, I'm pretty new to building hackintosh systems, but I have need some help! I've been using an Asus P8Z77-v motherboard for a few years now from my first hackintosh build. I've just recently come across a big issue with the motherboard, being it doesn't have ANY thunderbolt...
  18. latelunch

    Thunderbolt PCI card for Hackintosh

    Hey guys, I bought this hoping I could get Thunderbolt access on my PC: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00J1EQDV6/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o01_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 This was the only Thunderbolt PCI card I could find on the market. I installed this, and both in OSX and Windows 8 it's not...
  19. Goetzmann94

    Looking for a Thunderbolt Mainboard to work with my Promise Pegasus

    Hi there! I'm working in video production and I've heavily invested into a Pegasus R4 TB RAID. Now that my MacBook is starting to struggle with 4K Footage I'm strongly considering to build a hackintosh. Does anyone have a suggestion for building a hackintosh and using it with a external TB...
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