z170 gaming

  1. nadava1991

    Audio device is availabe, but no sound. ((MSI Z170A Gaming 3, ALC1150 codec)

    I have just installed hackintosh. (Opencore, BigSur 11.2) installed kexts: latest versions of AppleALC, Lilu I have added "alcid=1,2,3,5,7,11" variations to the config.plist with no succes. In the sound options I can find the outputs and the inputs of the motherboard's audio, but there is no...
  2. Synth000

    Catalina vs Amd Radeon R9 290x - Cant boot after installation

    I had a 100% perfect hackintosh with Nvidia 980 ti, but i need catalina so i bough Amd Radeon r9 290x because i though it was an easy GPU to hackintosh... I have a very old "helper" GPU and i boot into Catalina using that gpu and as you see on the image everything exept gpu is working nicely...
  3. fattycow55

    I'm an idiot! Need help. High Sierra reboot loop.

    *EDIT2* Fixed the kext issues by manually deleting them, but now im stuck on the install loading screen similar to this thread here. Does anyone know a fix yet? I already tried disabling the nvidia nv_disable=1, same issue. *EDIT* I have been able to get passed the loading screen without error...
  4. bigsicret

    creative CA0132

    Hi. After a bios crash i had to change my motherboard. I switched from z170x gaming 5 to z170x gaming 7. What is the best solution to have my audio work ? I replaced my AppleHDA patched with AppleHDA (original). I am with MacOS 10.11.6.
  5. rikk08

    Gigabyte GTX 1080 Windforce graphics card - will it work?

    Hi all, Building my first ever hackintosh. Still waiting for most parts to arrive but I'm super excited. I'd like to make my machine dual boot hopefully so if there are any guides with similar builds as mine I'd love to check them out. (built computers before but first hackintosh). Specs...
  6. srmusico

    Thunderbolt (USB-C) and Graphic Cards Hackintosh

    Hello, Im creating a new build with Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) -Intel i7-6700K 4.0Ghz Box -Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB DDR4 -Gigabyte Z170 Ultra Gaming (GA-Z170X-Ultra Gaming) -Nvidia GTX 970 -Samsung 500GB SSD this build is for Video live events (with windows and Mac Os) It will be using with...
  7. maxintosh640

    Missing resolutions

    Hi, I'll start with massive thanks to everyone who contributes to this forum, it's an incredible resource for building a Hackintosh! I'm just getting to the end of building the CustoMac Mini Deluxe from the buyers guide. Gigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5 + i7 6700k. It's a beast and after a fix for...
  8. jonathanalemu

    Reinstalling Sierra

    Hey Guys, I had the really stupid idea to reinstall my Hackintosh. Everything was working fine. My Setup is chosen from the buyers guide: GA- Z170X Gaming 5 Nvidia GTX 950 i7 6700K 2x Samsung SSD 850 EVO Corsair H60 Before I ****ed everything up I did the following. I installed SMC- Fan...
  9. jdizzle

    [Solved] Fresh install Sierra on Samsung NVMe 950 pro, Z170MX Gaming 5

    I have created a new installer using Unibeast 7, have upgraded my OS to 10.11.6 but now I would like to use the USB to do a clean install on my NVMe. No matter what I try: HackrNVMeFamily kext IONVMeFamily kext with patches applied in config.plist (or just the patches and no kext) NVMeGeneric...
  10. RoniMangalus

    [THANK YOU] Gigabyte Z170MX-Gaming5 and the RX 480

    This is the story of my first hackintosh build and the lessons I've learned along the way. I wrote this for people who might be in the same boat. I began with zero knowledge about Macs, except flipping the lid on the MacBook Air and switching it on. Today, I have a stable desktop hackintosh...
  11. darryl3736428

    [Success][Guide] Build - El Capitan - Skylake - Gigabyte Z170N-Gaming-5 Mini ITX

    El Capitan 10.11.6 on Gigabyte Z170N-Gaming-5 Based on ammulder's Guide for H170N-Wifi here. About This Mac by darryl3736428 posted Aug 26, 2016 at 6:04 AM Components Gigabyte Z170N-Gaming-5 Motherboard https://www.amazon.com/dp/B014W2000Q/?tag=tonymacx86com-20...
  12. aim4chaos

    24 hours later no progress halp! i7 6700k z170 gaming 3 gtx 970 G1

    Hi all, SO I hate posting 'plz help' threads, BUT I feel I owe it to myself, I've spent 24 hours (a few 6 hours sessions) trying to get my damn system to work. I have googled extensively tried several different methods, I have an i7 6700k Gigabyte z170 gaming 3 and a gtx 970 G1. I have...
  13. rafamundez

    El Capitan - Gigabyte GA Z170N Gaming 5 Problems

    Hey Everyone, I've been having issues installing El Capitan on my Skylake system. MOBO: Gigabyte GA Z170N Gaming 5 (F4 Bios Version) GFX: EVGA Titan X MEMORY: Corsair Vengeance LPX 32 GB DDR4 2400 STORAGE: Samsung 950 Pro 512 GB M.2 NVMe SSD WIRELESS: Broadcom BCM94352Z M.2 Wifi/BT Basically...
  14. buyjoey

    <Success>GA-Z170 Gaming 7 + ASUS Radeon R9 390 in El Capitan

    I've researched a lot and so many contributors helped me. I will try making a easy smooth guide for Gaming Series MOBO with Skylake Cpu. Sorry, my English is so bad but I will try the best as I can. The Build Spec 1 x i7 6700k 1 x ASUS Radeon R9 390 DirectX 12 1 x...