1. activedirectory

    Most powerful build with the best compatibility (Maybe Xeon?)

    Please apologies me if my post is not in the right forum or is in an existing thread. I will immediately correct it if needed. Hi! I hope everyone is well! My name is Michaël and I am the happy owner of a Macbook Pro Retina Mid 2014 15" (2,8 GHz i7, 16 go DDR3 and Nvidia T 750M + Iris Pro) and...
  2. D

    [SOLVED] Sierra Install lga771

    Installation Stuck on Gray Screen with Apple logo.Untitled by ormange posted Apr 16, 2017 at 8:35 AM
  3. SlentThndr

    Ultimate Music Studio/Live Performance Machine: Fastest possible CPU in a silent mini-ITX build?

    I'm planning to create the ultimate hackintosh for music recording and performance. My audio setup is absurdly CPU intensive, and instead of reducing the awesomeness of my setup I've decided to just create an equally absurd computer. But it's more complicated than that. I'm immobilized by...
  4. matsovagos

    Help With Sierra on Asrock x79 extreme6/gb

    Hi there, i have managed to install Sierra on my build. Please if anybody has the same build tell me what kexts do i need to make everything working (usb3 especially) Asrock x79 extreme6/gb intel e5 2670v1 thank you in advance
  5. msak47

    Will this setup work with Sierra?

    This is my first hackintosh build and can't find any info about this specific motherboard working in macOS Please help CPU: Intel Xeon E5-1650 V4 3.6GHz 6-Core Motherboard: MSI X99A SLI RAM: Kingston ValueRAM 8GB 2400MHz DDR4 ECC Video Card: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB CPU Cooler: Corsair...
  6. djppimp

    Dual Socket CPU / Mobo Help Needed

    Hello folks, Long time lurker here, looking for some recommendations. I am currently running an Asus X99-2, i7-6900k OC to 4.0ghz, 64 Gig Ram, GTX970, 250Gig Samsung 850 Pro SSD. My workload is extremely heavy on the machine, sometimes processing 8+ handbrake encodes at the same time, while...
  7. 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...
  8. pcw3d

    Silent Mac Pro build with Xeon CPU

    Found this board on the link below. does anyone know if this board is compatible? https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=9SIA24G47N0319 Goal for the build High performance similar in spec to the mac pro 13 or better with low noise. What do you think?
  9. Apples2Oranges

    Seemingly Random Kernel Panic On Startup

    Hello All! Just got my 3rd hack going and all was seemingly well, but after awhile this KP started happening, seemingly at random. See attached image (sorry for the flash). Fault CR2: 0xffffff83ea3cf000, Error Code: 0x0000000000000000, Fault CPU: 0x8, PL: 0, VF: 10 The Build...
  10. Funkoyote

    Has anyone managed to install MacOs on a Dell Precision T5600?

    Hello, I am looking for information for installing MacOs on a Dell Precision T5600 Workstation. I have not found anything yet and I was wondering if there is anyone around here with experience in these towers. Thank you very much. Specs: Precision T5600 Chipset Manufacturer Model Intel...
  11. lanecamp

    Hackintosh to replace Mac Pro mid 2010

    Hello All! I have a Mac Pro mid 2010 where some of the RAM is failing it's ECC checks, here are the following specs: Dual 2.4Ghz Xeons 96GB of ECC Memory Dual ATI Radeon 5770 GPU's powering QTY 4x24" HP ZR2440w LCD's Apple RAID with 4x480GB SSD's I use the computer as a development...
  12. PhO3NiXBiKeR

    Is a 771 xeon on 775 mobo compatible with hackintosh ?

    Hello, I'm a noob at hackintosh but recently I wanted to do CAM on mac softwares so I inquired to build a hackintosh with parts I already have. Here are my actual specs : Motherboard : ASUS P5KPL/1600 (Socket 775) CPU : Intel Core 2 Duo E6550 2.33 GHz RAM : 4 GB DDR2 GPU : ASUS GeForce 8600GT...
  13. percyjoyb

    Sierra Installs fine, won't boot - ThinkStation D20

    I have a Lenovo ThinkStation D20 with 2x X5650 CPUs, 96GB RAM, a Quadro 2000 video card, and a 240GB HyperX Predator M.2 PCIe SSD drive. Using the http://www.redmondpie.com/how-to-install-macos-sierra-hackintosh-on-pc-guide/ instructions as a guide, I was able to get Sierra installed to the SSD...
  14. RowenDJ

    Intel I7 or XEON

    Hello! First of all, happy new year to everyone!:headbang: Now, here is my question: I want to buy a MAC PRO with the buyer's guide from tonymac to work with audio. My question is if I can use an intel xeon instead of I7 4.00ghz. What would be best for me? and, there is compatibility with a...

    Need help determining motherboard + more

    hey everyone, I am planning to build a badass hackintosh pro. I plan to use 2 Xeon e5 v4's (each is an octacore), 32, 64 or 128GB of ddr4 ram (corsair dominator platinum)(and here's where things get a bit crazy) 2 nVidia quadro m6000 cards for video output as well as either 2 titan x pascal's in...
  16. Thomski

    Skylake Xeon E3 V5 Compatibility

    Just wondering if anyone has any clue about the compatibility of Skylake Xeons - I'm looking to build a rig with a Xeon E3 1240 V5, and I'm currently quite hesitant as to whether or not it'll work. I'm intending to use MacOS Sierra for this build. My Build: CPU: option 1 - Xeon E3 1240 V5...
  17. insomniack

    Gtx 550 ti Artifacts After Web Drivers install

    I am having artifacts on the screen. Installed Sierra 10.12.2 and web drivers. It starts after I install web drivers. It all starts just after the boot no need to run a software. Using the same build with windows installed and no problems. Trying to fix that weirdness with graphics before coming...
  18. ThunderDome

    Dual Xeons: Best Workstation for Keyshot (Xeon Phi?/Thunderbolt?) - $2800 Best Value

    I've finally convinced my current employer to throw down the money for a new workstation. As I'm spending someone else's money, I'm really trying to be smart about it. I put together a parts list with two friends, one of the best 3D artists I know, and a high-end IT manager, but I'm not...
  19. hackintosh1984

    Best choice SMBIOS

    Do you follow the hardest to choose the best suited SMBIOS? It seems to me the most, follow the motherboard - chipset (northbridge, southbridge) and processor used. My pc: - Motherboard: Gigabyte EP41-UD3L (chipsets: Intel G41 and ICH7) - CPU Intel Xeon E5410. This CPU from connector 771...
  20. SerjEpatoff

    What motherboard to buy for 2x Xeon x5680

    Hi guys, I already have 2x Xeon X5680 + 32 Gb ECC ram + power + coolers. Old but still really fast stuff. What used motherboard can I buy to build Sierra-compatible desktop (if any)? Sorry for lame question. The reason behind it is that up-to-date buyer's guides list only newer generation...