i7-6700 Skylake CPU
onboard HD530 graphics / updated to AMD Radeon 7970
ASUS Z170-A motherboard
Sierra 10.12.2 downloaded from Apple
I offer a few notes because there are issues in my install, and while everything seems to be "mostly" working I do see a slow boot right now (50+ seconds) a lot...
I have already these parts:
PSU Corsair RM750i 80Plus Gold
CPU i7 6700K
MOBO Asus MAXIMUS VIII RANGER, Z170
RAM Corsair Vengeance 32GB, 3000MHz
GPU Asus Strix GTX 980
I'm not happy with this motherboard.
There are a few things that irritate me.
I would like to replace it with something...
I booted safely into Sierra 10.12 through Multibeast, and after the driver installation, my audio still doesn't work. Also Bluetooth options are no where to be found.
My system is running on an AsRock Z170m iTX/ac (supported by the buyers guide here) with an 6700K, 16 GB of RAM. No...
Long time follow of Tonymac, first time posting! This is my very first Hackintosh, so I'm still green when it comes to troubleshooting things.
I've posted by build in my signature. I'm trying to install OS Sierra on a recommended build for the CustoMac Pro. I'm stuck at the Apple...
I'm new into hackintosh. I stuck on logo boot, i do everything with this tutorial:
Motherboard: ASRock Z170 Pro4S
CPU: Intel Skylake i7-6700 (without K)
RAM: 8 GB DDR4 2666
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...
I'm a first time Hackintosh builder, and my computer is up and running with the exception of one remaining issue.
When I push the power button on the case, about 50% of the time everything works fine. I see the fans on the graphics card kicking in, the Gigabyte boot menu displays on the...
Iam looking to build my new and first Hackintosh. The preferred list i mentioned below does it compatible?
Processor Intel i7 6700k (normal i7 cooling fan)
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-Z170-D3H or Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Ultra Gaming
Ram Kingston HyperX...
I recently built a new setup with a i7 6700k, z170N gaming 5, RX 480 and got everything functioning finally. Only problem I am having is that YouTube is freezing on Safari, I cannot get any video to load and the homepage doesn't even fully load. I also cannot get Google Chrome to load...
I’d like to have your opinion on two different build for my music studio.
1st build (El capitan):
Streacom FC10 alpha
CPU i7 4790K, 4x4.00GHz (OC, TB 4.4)
2x 16GO Kit Crucial DDR3-1600MHz CL9
Motherboard MSI B85M-G43
SSD Samsung series 850 Pro 512 go
WD Black 1To 2.5’’
First thanks to carlosvpp https://www.tonymacx86.com/threads/working-gigabyte-z170xp-sli-with-nvidia-9-series.201219/
i5 - 6600k
8gb Kingston DDR4
2x 120 gb Kingston SSD (one is Windows the other MacOS)
PNY GTX 970
BenQ monitor XL2411 (144hz) + random LG monitor
I have a hackintosh that I built around 5 months ago and have not been able to get the sound to work out of any ports.
my current sound set up is
I have my Blue Yeti plugged in via USB and my speakers through the headphone port of my Blue Yeti.
This is what my MOBO has to offer in audio...
Hi. First time making a Hackintosh and for some strange reason every little thing went as planned... except the audio. I've literally trawled through the entire forums for the past few days. I must have tried hundreds of methods. I've managed to get audio devices to show up but I still can't get...
Asus Z170 Premium
Nvidia GTX 960
Samsung 850 EVO 256 GB x 2
Samsung NVMe 950 Pro 256 x 1
G.Skill 32 GB 3000 MHz RAM 8 x 4
Samsung UHD monitor 4K@60Hz x 2
Let me start by answering these questions first.
What is working?
Graphics 4K @60 Hz
I'm building a new PC.
It's my build:
MB -> GA-Z170X-UD3
CPU -> i5-6600K
VGA -> GTX-950 or 960
RAM -> 2x G.SKILL 8G - 3000 (DDR4)
SSD -> Samsung Evo 512G OR 2x 256G
POWER -> Green 600 or cooler master 600.
I want to install windows and macOS dual boot.
Should I buy Tow separate SSD 256G...
Hey! Total noob here...
I am thinking about assembling my own system.
Below is my current build.
Processor : Intel i5-6600k
MotherBoard : Asus Z170 Pro Gaming
Ram : Corsair Vengeance 16GB 2400Mhz(CMK16GX4M2A2400C16R)
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
Gigabyte Z170N-Gaming-5 Motherboard
Hi, after my first successful mini-itx Gigabyte H-97n build that I did last year for my girlfriend I'm decided to build another one for me, using Skylake chipset.
I'm developer but I also plan to use it for some gaming; I want it to be a bit more on the "hot-rod" side :)
Mi requirements are:
I hope I'm posting this in the correct sub-forum, if not, would admins please move it.
Anyway, I'm about to upgrade my PC to 6th gen hardware.
I'm jumping from i5 4460 & asus h97m-e to
i5 6600k & a new MB which I'm troubling with ATM.
I wanted to buy ASUS Z170-A or Z170-PRO, but...