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2012 13" MacBook Pro [3rd,2C,M] + RX 570 @10Gbps-TB1 (AKiTiO Thunder2) + macOS 10.14 [Codezzila Lab]  

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System Specs

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Installation

STEP 1: Put together Akitio Thunder 2 and AMD Radeon Pulse

STEP 2: Jumper the PSU directly

STEP 3: Connect it all together on the thunderbolt.

STEP 4: Use Purge Wragler script + Set-up egpu Script

STEP 5: Just Restart

Full Step I done

 

 

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Looking forward to modify the Akitio Thunder 2 and the build. Putting it in a case and switch button to power. 2 months in used as for now no issue found.

 

 

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2012 13" MacBook Pro [3rd,2C,M] + RX 570 @10Gbps-TB1 (AKiTiO Thunder2) + macOS 10.14 [build link]  

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Eightarmedpet
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How are you finding the noise and heat? I love these mini eGPUs but found the card got hot and loud pretty quick...

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Codezzila Lab
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@eightarmedpet

I don't put it cover and I choose corsair psu which is fine for me. Beside I put it also inside my desk drawer, as for now no noise issue and working fine.

2012 13" MacBook Pro [3rd,2C,M] + RX 570 @10Gbps-TB1 (AKiTiO Thunder2) + macOS 10.14 [build link]  

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