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Nvidia Drivers for Mojave 10.14 Not Available, no WorkAround works well

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10.14.2 is now out. Expect to finally hear from nvidia very soon. Like I said repeatedly, and none of you will listen, the issue was apples fault. However, NOW the ball is in nvidia's court because 10.14.2 "fixed" the issue. Now we'll see what nvidia's ACTUAL turnaround time is.
 
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Hi guys

I'm tired of waiting for Nvidia drivers so thought of this as a (temporary?) solution:

- get the cheapest possible AMD card (HD 6450 or R5 230) and put it next to my GTX 970;
- on Windows 10 I can use Nvidia for gaming, and
- on hackintosh Mojave i would use the AMD

Would this work? I'm not sure if 2 different cards can be present at the same time on the motherboard and choose one as primary accordingly.
My display has 2 ports obviously
 

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Hi guys

I'm tired of waiting for nvidia web drivers so thought of this as a (temporary?) solution:

- get the cheapest possible amd card (hd 6450 or r5 230) and put it next to my gtx 970
- on windows 10 i can use nvidia for gaming
- on hackintosh mojave i would use the amd

would this work? i'm not sure if 2 different cards can be present at the same time on the motherboard and choose one as primary accordingly
my display has 2 ports obviously
Can't say about separate card but for the same purposes I use Intel HD Graphics and GTX 970. Each of them connected in the same time to one monitor and there are no any issues for me.
 
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Probably because you offer zero actual proof of your claims.
I'll be curious to to learn if this 10.14.2 fixes the glitch issues with native GTX cards. I doubt it.
 
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I’m very curious how did you assume that these two cards are “very simelar”. Having same looking numbers doesn’t make them anyhow similar to each other
So you have done research that doubts me? And if so, please post? Thats why the windows drivers for both cards are so close to each other. so again, Did you ever look at the windows drivers for those cards? did you ever do any research? I have, and in windows they appear to be very similar and the fact that Im using a mac now doesn't change the hardware. The only real difference is gpu speed, aka the differences between a core 2 e6600 and core 2 e8400 are considerably greater than the differences between those cards. So please do more research before just shot-gunning off negativity. Thank you.
 
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As far I understand there is NO WORKAROUND for Mojave if You want use NVIDIA graphics. The only workaround is to replace NVIDIA board with AMD Vega 64 etc. The rest of this thread is offtopic.
 
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As far I understand there is NO WORKAROUND for Mojave if You want use NVIDIA graphics. The only workaround is to replace NVIDIA board with AMD Vega 64 etc. The rest of this thread is offtopic.
Sadly there are some people like me for whom switching to AMD is not a vaild workaround which then means the whole thread is offtopic because there is no workaround for everyone.

Why I can't use AMD?

I am using DAZ Studio which relies on NVIDIA Iray ray-tracing SDK which only works with NVIDIA CUDA. Iray is by now pretty much 3D content creation industry standard for rendering applications as there are plugins for 3DS Max, Maya, Rhino, etc. Iray will for a while also be the only way to utilize RT hardware in RTX 20x0 cards for ray-tracing acceleration simply because the other way to do it is to use DirectX 12, limit your product to Windows 10 1809 or higher, and write your own ray-tracing engine which not many companies have resources or wish to do.

Second reason is CUDA itself, it works extremely well for AI/ML applications (tensorflow, etc) and any other high-performance computing stuff you may need. NVIDIA has made it extremely easy to get started with CUDA and they have great developer support and tools.

AMD may as well have the best hardware (which they don't -- it uses more power and runs much hotter while being slower), but they have always lacked when it comes to proper software support.

Apple needs to pull their head out of their proverbial backside and properly support NVIDIA hardware or their platform will start losing developers. Platform without developers is as good as dead.
 
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