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ASUS N76VJ with hackintosh

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Hello all,

I am planning to buy a new laptop which is a asus N76VJ and wanted to know if this will have any issues making it a hackintosh. This will be my first build so any advice would be greatly appreciated from all :).


[h=3]Specifications[/h]
Display 17.3" FHD (1600x900) LED backlit Screen
Video Graphics & Memory NVIDIA� GeForce� GT 635M 2GB DDR3 VRAM w/ Optimus Technology
Processor & Cache Memory 3rd & 4th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 Processors
Operating System Genuine Windows 8 (Standard) Professional (Optional)
Chipset Mobile Intel® HM76
Main Memory DDR3 1600MHz SDRAM, 2 x SO-DIMM socket for expansion up to 16GB SDRAM
*Due to the 32-bit operating system's limitation, only 3GB will show up with a 4GB memory. The 64-bit operating system will not have this issue. For more information, please check Microsoft's support site: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/946003
Hard Drive Supports 2 HDD or SSD
Optical Drive
Blu-Ray Reader/8x Super Multi Combo Drive
Card Reader 4 in 1 card reader (SD/MMC/MS/MS Pro Duo/ MMC)
Video Camera HD Web Camera
LAN/WLAN Integrated 802.11 b/g/n + Bluetooth 4.0
10/100/1000 Base T LAN
Interface 1 x Microphone-in jack
1 x Headphone-out jack
4 x USB 3.0 port
1 x RJ45 LAN jack for LAN insert
1 x VGA port
1 x HDMI 1.4
Audio Built-in Speakers And Microphone
Bang & Olufsen ICEpower� SonicMaster
External Subwoofer Included
Battery Pack & Life 6 cells: 5200 mAh 56 Whrs
AC Adapter Input: 100-240 V AC, 50/60 Hz universal
Output: 19.5 V DC, 6.3 A, 120W
Dimension & Weight 16.8" x 11.48" x 1.30 - 1.62" (W x D x H)
6.7 lbs (with 6 cell battery)
Security BIOS Booting / HDD User Password Protection
Kensington lock slot
Warranty & e-support 1-year limited International hardware warranty. *different by country
On-line problem resolution through web interface (BIOS, Driver update)
OS (Windows 8 ) install/uninstall consultation
Bundled software install/uninstall consultation
ASUS software supporting
 
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i7 8700
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  1. iMac
  2. Mac Pro
Painful but doable!
(dual boot win8/ML 10.8.2)
All working (graphics, sound, Ethernet, USB) but webcam (although at some point of time during my trials and errors, it was properly working, so there must be a way...) and wifi. I just received a spare card I have not had time to test yet.
 
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ASUS N76
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Intel® Core™ i7 3610QM Processor
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Intel HD4000
Are you successful in putting lion on this system, as I was planning buying one?
 
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