1. HiroThreading

    Black screen after booting Sierra from SSD

    I've followed the UniBeast method, as well as tweaked the SMBIOS to identify my build as a Mac Pro 5,1, and managed to successfully boot the OS X Installer from my USB boot disk. Through the OS X Installer, I used Disk Utility to format my two SSDs as HFS+ GPT in preparation for my Sierra and...
  2. paulkol

    Only one core seems to work x99 Xeon E5-2686v3

    Hello, I recently build the X99 xeon e5-2686v3 18 core hackintosh using Sierra. I can boot, my GTX960 works fine (acceleration is working as expected) but I think that only one core is working. In system report I see 18 core CPU but on my Geekbench I have 2020 single and 2040 multi core. I did...
  3. ASTarantoga

    Xeon based Hackintosh

    Hi guys, I'm planning to build a compute server / video workstation and thought about a dual xeon setup. I'm not sure yet which xeon processors I will put in this machine but I want to keep it expandable. Should also contain loads of RAM. Of course I want to run macos on the machine, El Capitan...
  4. metacollin

    [GUIDE] Full Power Management w/ Dual/Single Broadwell-EP/Haswell-EP CPUs on 10.12.

    EDIT: Updated info for 10.13 here. Ok, this is my first shot at a guide, so it might suck. Hopefully it doesn't. But it might. So, this is not a all-encompassing start to finish guide. This assumes you're at the point where you're trying to boot a macOS Sierra thumb drive (or the upgrade...
  5. dnanob

    [Success] Xeon E5-2680 V4 ES Chip, GTX 950, Asrock x99 Extreme6 / Dual Boot Win10+El Cap 10.11.6

    dnanob's build: Intel Xeon E5-2680 V4 Engineering sample chip - ASrock X99 Extreme6 - 16 GB Corsair DDR4-2400 - EVGA GTX 950 SC+ - 2x Samsung 850 Evo 120 GB SSDs My hack by dnanob posted Sep 28, 2016 at 4:20 PM Components: ASrock X99 Extreme6 motherboard...
  6. raeygo

    Will these parts work?

    Hello so I am planning to build a hackintosh after deciding it would be a better "bang for your buck" option over getting a 2012 mac mini. This build will be used for photo editing (mainly lightroom/photoshop), some light video work and just general day to day usage. There is not set budget but...
  7. sanoayyk

    Black'n Gold PowerMac G5 MOD (SSI-EEB)

    Hi guys, I've been working on G5 case modding for some months and finally managed to get it almost Completed. The concept of my build is a case for ultimate high-end workstation or gaming rig. Which can hold large SSI EEB mobo to support dual CPU configuration and possesses 9 expansion slots so...
  8. realmisr

    Dual Xeon Hackintosh Build Advice?

    Hey guys, If you've built a dual xeon hackintosh recently, can you please give me some input or the actual rig you're using? The main purpose of this machine is for cpu based 3D rendering as well as hosting Resilio Sync and acting as a server. Budget is $2000, or just a little over. Thanks...
  9. sp00m

    Xeon Skylake e3 v5 Hackintosh??

    Can anyone confirm if the new xeon skylake v5 processors are hackintosh compatible? I would prefer a xeon over the i7 6700k simply due to ECC memory being compatible with xeons. Any thoughts?
  10. ergot

    Stuck at PCI Configuration begin: ASUS X99-E WS/USB 3.1 + Xeon E5-2690 v3 + TITAN X

    Hi I have similar rig as you, my mb is X99-M WS and CPU is xeon as well. my problem is different ...cant pass RTC or PCI configuration fail to start and restart the machine...i think those not needed when booting: kext-dev-mode=1 rootless=0 I use : -v npc-0x2000 nv_disable=1 any other keys will...
  11. Axymis

    How does kernel patching work? (Broadwell Xeon/X99)

    Hello, everyone! First of all, please let me know if this type of thread isn't allowed and what to do in that case. In the past, I've only used other people's guides, so I'm just trying to start planning for my own build! Anyway, I've built two hackintoshes so far, the most recent being...
  12. r2tincan

    Xeon E5 / x99 - FORCE Turbo?

    Is there any way I can hack my BIOS / OS / kexts / WHATEVER to force my CPU into a Turbo state? I have tried searching the forums but it seems like not many people are using Xeons. My motherboard is ASUS X99-E WS and my processor is Xeon E5 2630-v3 Thanks much
  13. Money

    New Xeons - Xeon E5 V4 like E5 2699V4

    New Xeons - Xeon E5 V4 like E5 2699V4 Does the new Xeons e5 v4 work in El Capitan? Anyone knows it? & whats the el capitan CPU limit - Yosemites is 30 Cores. (including 1 Core for every Hyperthreading... of course...) Anyone knows it?
  14. Money

    Xeon E5 V4 like E5 2699V4

    Hi, does anybody knows how to get Yose or Capitan run with the New Xeon E5 v4 Processors? Got a e5 2699v3 in Yose running. Cinebench r11,5 is 21,8 (only 15cores with HT so 30 Cores - more dont work) Now i got some e5 2699v4 but looks like they need another Kernel... Anyone got any infos?
  15. anonym323

    X99 Xeon Build

    Hi guys, I wanna build a new machine for Audio-Production and wanna ask for your opinion on this build. MOBO: Gigabyte GA-X99-UD4 CPU: INTEL XEON E5-2670V3 RAM: 128 GB HyperX Savage DDR4-2400 DIMM CL12 GPU: EVGA Geforce GTX970 SSC ACX 2.0 COOLING: LEPA EXllusion 240 Anyone of you using...
  16. littlecreature

    Recommend motherboard for Xeon with ECC

    Hi, I am looking for the most compatible board with ECC support. Minimum of 3 PCI-E full-size slots, plus at least one PCI-E x1 slot. Thanks for your help!
  17. Rouzer186

    Skylake Xeon Hackintosh?

    I have been interested about trying to make myself a Hackintosh system for a while. The internet has been filling with Skylake Hackintoshes for a while now but they all use the Intel's Core CPUs. I was just wondering does anyone know how much do the Z170 and C232 chipsets differ in this context...
  18. ChrisCarneval

    HP Z620 with dual Xeon CPU

    Hello everyone! I recently bought a used HP Z620 because my iMac couldn't cope with all the Simulations I threw at him and I also needed a rendering beast. Here are the specs: HP Z Workstation 2x XEON E5-2670 96GB RAM Gainward Phantom GTX 970 Anyway.. I miss OS X and all it's glory so I was...
  19. korsixx

    Can the Mac Pro 1,1 be relevant today?

    Should I upgrade Mac Pro 1,1 or build new system Hey everyone, I have been following this website for a while and i've been interested in putting together a hackintosh. I'm torn between two ideas. 1. Restoring a Mac Pro 1,1 by putting 2 Xeon Quad core processors, SSD, and max out the ram...
  20. TechUser

    What can I do with Xeon CPU + Radeon GPU?

    I searched here a guide for this installation but i found two types of guides: Guides for who has got a xeon but a nvidia gpu and guides for who has got an i7 (or i5) and a 390. I'm right in the middle (Just see my signature) and I don't know what to do? Is there any remote chance that I can...