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Thanks for the answer.
The dw 1820a required kexts?
There is a site with this kexts?
The first photo is the card that i have now?
Go to post 1 on this thread. DW1820a is listed. The WiFi should be fine with the mentioned Kexts but Bluetooth may require another kext or two. Post your results after you get the card and then see if you need extra help.
 
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Go to post 1 on this thread. DW1820a is listed. The WiFi should be fine with the mentioned Kexts but Bluetooth may require another kext or two. Post your results after you get the card and then see if you need extra help.
Thanks a lot
 
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Hello, I am looking for a Broadcom WiFi+BT card for my Dell XPS 9560 Hackintosh. Currently it has a factory Killer 1535 which is unspported under macOs
As I have read, the BCM94352Z DW1560 is a recommended card. However I came across a BCM94360NG card on ebay which they say is better than the 94352Z. Do you think is it compatibe with my XPS?
 
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Update to 10.15.4
Broadcom bluetooth working like charm
Without any firmware or kext

Noteworthy:
What has changed in macOS 10.15.4?
Just about Bluetooth:
Bluetooth File Exchange, updated to 7.0.4
Fixes three Bluetooth bugs

 

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Hello,

The Bluetooth is not work after I update from 10.14.4 to 10.15.3 (BCM94352Z/DW1560), no problem for the Wi-Fi
No information can be found in System Information, I have install the kexts like BrcmPatchRAM3, BrcmBluetoohInjector, BrcmFramwareData from the Guide in Github.

The most wired thing is that the first time I finished installation, the Bluetooth work perfectly (Handoff, sidebar etc.) but the HDMI/DP audio is not work. Then I copied kexts from /E/C/k to /L/E , rebuild the kext cache and updated AppleALC, liu and whatevergreen, then the Bluetooth was broken and audio worked. From then, the Bluetooth is totally broken (No information found) even after re-install the system neither using old EFI.

I would be grateful if any could give some advises.

OS: Catalina 10.15.3
Motherboard: H310 (Deskmini 310)
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What is the latest available working native card - are there any that have newer bluetooth than BT4LE? I see the latest MacMini has BT5.
I ask because my Apple Airpods have MUCH worse performance with my hackintosh than they do with my genuine Apple devices (Macbook Pro and iPhone). Would love to have as good a performance on my hackintosh.
 

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What is the latest available working native card - are there any that have newer bluetooth than BT4LE? I see the latest MacMini has BT5.
I ask because my Apple Airpods have MUCH worse performance with my hackintosh than they do with my genuine Apple devices (Macbook Pro and iPhone). Would love to have as good a performance on my hackintosh.
Apple is using a new card for those and it’s a small company that doesn’t yet have any for public consumption. I did look into Broadcom (google it) for BT 5 and they have a new chip. It also has AX WiFi so we will need to wait on those to test out with current drivers. That may be a workable option if we can get ahold of those.
 
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Apple is using a new card for those and it’s a small company that doesn’t yet have any for public consumption. I did look into Broadcom (google it) for BT 5 and they have a new chip. It also has AX WiFi so we will need to wait on those to test out with current drivers. That may be a workable option if we can get ahold of those.
OK thanks. Will stick with the standard cards for now and maybe explore my antennae situation.
 
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After reading jaymonkey’s post, Clarification of Intel's new M.2 CNVi WiFi/BT Standard, #308. I started looking for Type M to Type E (also A+E) M.2 slot adaptors on AliExpress and found these two. Is this the same adapter?. It’s much, much cheaper than the other two mentioned in post #308. I have a spare M.2 slot on my board, so I purchased both of them in the interests of finding out!.
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