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Best eGPU Enclosures – September 2020 External GPU Buyer’s Guide

Best eGPU Enclosures – September 2020 External GPU Buyer’s Guide

Find the best eGPU enclosure from our weekly updated guide. Compare the most popular Thunderbolt 3 eGPU enclosures with linked hands-on reviews.
Best Laptops for eGPU – June 2020 Thunderbolt 3 Laptop Buyer’s Guide

Best Laptops for eGPU – June 2020 Thunderbolt 3 Laptop Buyer’s Guide

As we’ve gained a better understanding of Thunderbolt 3 external GPU for laptops, the unknown rests on the performance of the host computer. Thin and light laptops ayore often a top choice to pair with an external GPU. This article serves as the laptop buying guide for choosing the best laptop ... Read More
Boot Camp eGPU Setup Guide – Windows Gaming with Macs

Boot Camp eGPU Setup Guide – Windows Gaming with Macs

Boot Camp eGPU setup on a Mac can be plug-and-play for some and a total nightmare for others. The easiest Thunderbolt 3 Mac to pair with an eGPU is one that has Intel integrated graphics only such as the 13″ MacBook Pro and 2018/2020 Mac mini. Mac computers with a ... Read More
Best External Graphics Card Builds

Best External Graphics Card Builds

Over the past three years, our community has gathered the best external graphics card resource to guide you through every step of the building process. If you already have the hardware then simply set your target in the table ... Read More
eGPU Gaming with Macs – Windows Boot Camp Gameplay Videos

eGPU Gaming with Macs – Windows Boot Camp Gameplay Videos

“How is eGPU gaming with a Mac?” or “What does eGPU gaming look like?” are often asked questions. Thanks to one of our members, @gamesonmacbookpro who has been documenting his experience in the past year, we now have some very visual answers. System specs: MacBook Pro 15″ Mid 2014 “MacBookPro11,3” ... Read More
State of eGPU for Macs – Catalina 10.15 Update

State of eGPU for Macs – Catalina 10.15 Update

Table of Contents OverviewNative SupportCommunity SupportBoot Camp SupportClosing ThoughtsOne more Thing Overview Today Apple releases Catalina 10.15, two years after the launch of macOS High Sierra 10.13 that introduced eGPU functionality. While there were no major changes to external GPU support in macOS, we’ve seen notable refinements in day-to-day use. ... Read More
State of eGPU for Macs – Mojave 10.14 Update

State of eGPU for Macs – Mojave 10.14 Update

Table of Contents OverviewNative SupportCommunity SupportBoot Camp SupportClosing Thoughts Overview Today Apple releases Mojave 10.14, one year after the launch of macOS High Sierra 10.13 with eGPU support. We have been following the development of this latest version since WWDC18. During the past six months Apple made significant progress by ... Read More
State of External GPU in macOS – High Sierra 10.13.4 Update

State of External GPU in macOS – High Sierra 10.13.4 Update

  April 7th Update: Mac_editor wrote a script, PurgeWrangler to unblock TB1/2 Macs from using external GPU in 10.13.4. Goalque also updated his automate-eGPU.kext to enable external GPU mode for more AMD cards. Last but not least, a collaborative effort is under way to enable Nvidia eGPU in 10.13.4. March ... Read More
iMac Pro: Salvation after starvation?

iMac Pro: Salvation after starvation?

  Today Apple released the highly anticipated iMac Pro. This marks four years since the introduction of the last pro Mac computer. The main selling features are the Radeon Pro Vega graphics card and the Xeon-W workstation processor, all packed in the thin and slick form factor of a 27″ ... Read More
macOS High Sierra launches with official External GPU support

macOS High Sierra launches with official External GPU support

Table of Contents AMD Radeon eGPUNvidia GeForce eGPUCompatible Enclosures & GPUsClosing Thoughts   With the launch of High Sierra, millions of Thunderbolt Macs are now capable of hosting an external graphics card. Apple has indicated this feature will be available for mainstream use beginning Spring 2018 for Thunderbolt 3 systems ... Read More