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My Hackintosh G5 I7 8700K

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Sep 5, 2012
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Motherboard
Gigabyte Z370 HD3P (F6C)
CPU
i7-8700K
Graphics
GTX 1060
Mac
  1. MacBook Pro
Mobile Phone
  1. Android
Hello,
After reading the G5 mod forum, I started my build.
I bought the case on ebay.

Setup :

MB: Gigabyte Z370 HD3P - LGA1151 ATX
CPU: Intel I7 8700K
CPU cooler: Corsair H75
Ram: G.Skill Ripjaws V Kit 2x8GB DDR4-3200
Graphics: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1060 3GB WindForce OC
SSD M2: Samsung 960 EVO 250GB SSD M.2 2280
HDD: Seagate BarraCuda 2TB 64MB 7200 tr/min SATA 3
Power: Seasonic Focus Plus Gold 750W
Graphics: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1060 3GB WindForce OC

For the installation, I followed the tutorial:
https://www.tonymacx86.com/threads/...3p-uhd-graphics-630-macos-high-sierra.239402/

Here are pictures of the finished hack G5:
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Photos during creation:
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Bench:
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I'm a little disappointed with the rear end.
Do not hesitate to send me your comments
regards,

William
 
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Jan 13, 2017
Messages
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Motherboard
Z370 Extreme 4
CPU
i7-8700K
Graphics
GTX 1080
Mac
  1. iMac
  2. Mac Pro
Classic Mac
  1. 128K
Mobile Phone
  1. iOS
Very clean build!
Killing it on Geekbench!
I can't get 18,3 to stick on mine? It always reverts back to 14,2 at next start up???
 
Joined
Jan 13, 2017
Messages
17
Motherboard
Z370 Extreme 4
CPU
i7-8700K
Graphics
GTX 1080
Mac
  1. iMac
  2. Mac Pro
Classic Mac
  1. 128K
Mobile Phone
  1. iOS
Thank you!
I spent a lot of hours at work there.
Are you sure you modified the right efi partition?

Uhm, yep. That's my problem:crazy:
Works now. Thanks. Cured a couple other problems I thought I had sorted out.
 
Joined
Jul 17, 2014
Messages
15
Motherboard
AsRock Z370-ITX/ac
CPU
i7-8770K
Graphics
GTX 1050 Ti
Hello,
After reading the G5 mod forum, I started my build.
I bought the case on ebay.

Setup :

MB: Gigabyte Z370 HD3P - LGA1151 ATX
CPU: Intel I7 8700K
CPU cooler: Corsair H75
Ram: G.Skill Ripjaws V Kit 2x8GB DDR4-3200
Graphics: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1060 3GB WindForce OC
SSD M2: Samsung 960 EVO 250GB SSD M.2 2280
HDD: Seagate BarraCuda 2TB 64MB 7200 tr/min SATA 3
Power: Seasonic Focus Plus Gold 750W
Graphics: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1060 3GB WindForce OC

For the installation, I followed the tutorial:
https://www.tonymacx86.com/threads/...3p-uhd-graphics-630-macos-high-sierra.239402/

Here are pictures of the finished hack G5:
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Photos during creation:
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Bench:
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I'm a little disappointed with the rear end.
Do not hesitate to send me your comments
regards,

William

What temps do you see under full CPU load w/ the H75? Thinking of getting one b/c my Noctua Low Profile isn't enough under full load.
 
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