Hackintosh hardware suggestions (both older and newer)

Discussion in 'macOS' started by StrangeMushroom, Nov 30, 2019.

  1. StrangeMushroom

    StrangeMushroom MDL Novice

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  2. SheinH

    SheinH MDL Novice

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    Reccomended hardware for desktop hackintosh is intel CPU (haswell or later) + AMD GPU. Nvidia GPUs will work if they are kepler based, otherwise you are stuck with an older verison of mac. Ryzen will work too but it takes more work and has less features.
     
  3. Mikorist

    Mikorist MDL Member

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    I'm on the G50-70 (i5) right now - it works just fine. 16GB RAM, 960GB SSD, new keyboard. Bios whitelist removal done, Additional menus and settings in bios setup menu - unlocked - Changed Bios logo to Apple logo. Also deblob Intel's ME firmware with me_cleaner. . .
     
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  4. demon8er

    demon8er MDL Novice

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    If you use OpenCore, they have a fairly extensive discussion of which HW to pick in their docs here on GitHub (sorry, can't post links yet): dortania.github.io/getting-started/