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Magistr AVSH
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Hello, please help me. macOS crashes after random(?) time intervals, from seconds to hours. Only with external monitor connected to enclosure, otherwise all works normal. And with external monitor any sound crackling.

My setup:

MacBook Pro 13-inch, 2016, Four Thunderbolt 3 Ports)
Intel Iris Graphics 550 1536 MB

macOS Catalina 10.15.3

Enclosure:

AKiTiO Thunder 2 Box + Thunderbolt 2 cable + Apple Thunderbold 2/3 adapter.
AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT (3xDisplayPort, 1xHDMI)

Monitor connected to DisplayPort

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itsage
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@magistr_avsh,  Can you provide details of your power supply and connection to the AKiTiO Thunder2?

 

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Magistr AVSH
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@itsage,  8 pin pci-e PSU, 250W, TB2->TB3 adapter, i dont know what else say.

GTX 1060 worked (with MBP 13 2017 and this setup) in bootcamp without problems.

 

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itsage
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@magistr_avsh,  RX 5500 XT drivers are fairly new in macOS 10.15 and likely the source of trouble.

 

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