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Thoughts on First Hackintosh for Video Editing (PP) + Help on M.2/PCIE SSD

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Jun 9, 2017
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Motherboard
G170X-UltraGaming
CPU
i7 6700K
Graphics
GTX 1080 Windforce
Hi all,

I've built my own 'gaming' pc years ago which is running very slow now and I'd like to build a Hackintosh for the main purpose of video editing on Premiere Pro (I don't do gaming). Budget is up to 1.2k EUR. I don't care much about render times as long as my machine will handle 4k footage smoothly on my timeline.

Not yet sure on case and motherboard yet as I might go with a Mid tower case.

CPU: i7 6700k 4.0Ghz (250EUR)

Graphics Card: R9 280X (about 200EUR)

PSU: evga 650w modular (80EUR)

Would the above graphics card be sufficient for my need or should I look at a GTX970/GTX1060?

I'm looking at buying an M.2 Samsung 960 SSD. Would I get speeds higher than a normal SSD with an M.2 slot? What if I buy an M.2 to PCIE adapter and use the SSD via PCIE slot? Will that increase read/write speed?

Is the PSU sufficient or should I buy a platinum rated one?

CPU Cooler: Was thinking about getting a Corsair H60 liquid cooler (never had a cpu liquid cooler - is it an overkill for my setup)?

RAM: Was thinking of buying 16GB from the listed Crucial RAM. Are there any better alternatives under 200EUR? Should I buy RAM with a heatsink? Corsair Vengance?

edit: Do I need bluetooth dongle to get a magic mouse working?
Thanks all.
 
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