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Halbertus RE: Asus Strix-RXVEGA64-O8G-GAMING not compatible with MacBook Pro?  

By Halbertus, 33 mins  ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  I really hope you can get your STRIX to work. From its specifications I can not see any reason why it should not be compatible. Please report back your findings, I am thinking of getting the ASUS ROG-...
Halbertus MBP Mid 2015 (M370X) + Asus XG Station Pro + Asus Vega 56 STRIX (macOS 10.13.4 & Windows 10)  

By Halbertus, 43 mins  ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  Recently I decided to give eGPU another go. I have been following the discussions for quite some time and feel excited about the rising support and the great effort  users of this community add up. I ...
a.drez RE: Asus Strix-RXVEGA64-O8G-GAMING not compatible with MacBook Pro?  

By a.drez, 2 hours  ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  I'm so grateful to hear from someone with our ASUS card and more or less same hardware.... so maybe I need to try this with a fresh install.  This STRIX is a strong card, would be great to keep it.  G...
lallo RE: Enclosures that support thunderbolt 3, can I connect them to my thunderbolt 1 port? (Macbook pro mid 2012)  

By lallo, 2 hours  ago

What gear should I buy?
  However I'm going to Japan in just a week and maybe I could pick up something there for a cheaper price. Sonnet Echo Express is it better than Akitio 2 that everyone is using for the 2012 macbook pro?...
lallo RE: Enclosures that support thunderbolt 3, can I connect them to my thunderbolt 1 port? (Macbook pro mid 2012)  

By lallo, 2 hours  ago

What gear should I buy?
  Thank you for your response! I see that together , the adapter and cable will be about 100 euro where I live. Also, where I live it's pretty har to get your hands on used egpu enclosures. And Ebay shi...
xplisite RE: Asus Strix-RXVEGA64-O8G-GAMING not compatible with MacBook Pro?  

By xplisite, 3 hours  ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  Hi a.drez i have this card and no problems with my setup of crash or other things, the only boring thing for me it's to make a custom fan curve in mac os to have a good temp with my custom watercoolin...
thunderbolt controller not showing up  

By felix920506, 5 hours  ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  I am running boot camp on a 2013 MacBook but the thunderbolt controller doesn’t show up.
mac_editor RE: macOS High Sierra 10.13 NVMe Support  

By mac_editor, 5 hours  ago

Laptop Computing
  There are multiple annoying problems with using a 3rd-party NVMe SSD. After a bit of digging and testing, here are my findings:   # Boot Failure Sometimes: System fails to boot -> kernel trace sign...
RE: egpu to run 2 x LG 5k with USB-C conections  

By chx, 5 hours  ago

GPU, Monitor & Peripherals
  There is a little known, madman solution: the Gigabyte GC Alpine Ridge PCIe card can be stuck in a cheap mining riser for power, be fed two DisplayPort signals and have a Thunderbolt signal come out o...
mac_editor RE: Website design  

By mac_editor, 6 hours  ago

Feedback & Suggestions
  The font size for H1 (Heading 1) & H2 (Heading 2) are the same - making them indistinguishable. Looks correct in the editing box. This is Heading 1. This is Heading 2. Edit: Thank you for the quic...
mac_editor RE: 2015 13" MacBook Air + AMD RX 460@16Gbps-TB2 (AKiTiO Thunder 2) + macOS 10.13.4 [padams35]  

By mac_editor, 6 hours  ago

Build Guides
  Sounds like something's really wrong here. Doesn't @fr34k's script already include automate-eGPU.kext automatically? Even a manual install should not require the Usage Steps you have mentioned above. ...
Egpu Not detected b on windows 10  

By felix920506, 6 hours  ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  I use an akitio node with a Msi RX 470 in it. Both MacOs and Windows don't detect my egpu connection: Macbook => apple tb2 cable => apple tb2 to tb3 dongle => akitio node
a.drez RE: Asus Strix-RXVEGA64-O8G-GAMING not compatible with MacBook Pro?  

By a.drez, 6 hours  ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  I'm trying to find out if the Saphire 11275-03-40G is compatible with the Breakaway 650 and MacOS.  I have some support emails in, lets see what comes back... I also found a used  21275-02-20G which I...
ICULikeMac RE: What GPU to get to run Fornite/Overwatch at 100 FPS (1080p/1440p) on Bootcamp?  

By ICULikeMac, 6 hours  ago

PC Gaming
  Hey @wgetwin, I might be too late but I easily get 100+ FPS with my 1070, playing at 2K (4k Monitor as well) res on bootcamp & that is through TB1 (Mac Mini). Its higher if I use my 2017 MBP. Hope...
RE: Enclosures that support thunderbolt 3, can I connect them to my thunderbolt 1 port? (Macbook pro mid 2012)  

By chx, 8 hours  ago

What gear should I buy?
  In any Apple store , online or offline. The adapter is MMEL2AM/A, the cable is MD861LL/A. It's @!#$%&*( expensive. Finding a used Sonnet Echo Express Pro on eBay is not hard and will be definitely...
RE: What do I need to buy to get TB3 charge power? Ran out of Thunderbolt USBC connectors  

By chx, 8 hours  ago

What gear should I buy?
  The ASUS XG Station Pro USB C port is not Thunderbolt while the Sanlink was always Thunderbolt. Especially because up until 2016 or so the fastest Fibre Channel was 16FC which definitely needs the 20 ...
MynEnglishTawk Hello  

By MynEnglishTawk, 10 hours  ago

Member Introductions
  Good day to yous. I shall be putting up a write-up about somewhat that I made in a bit. Thank you well
RE: [SCRIPT] Enable AMD+NVIDIA eGPUs on TB1/2/3 Macs on macOS 10.13.4+  

By Yurk, 12 hours  ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  @jeroen-van-keulen Many thanks for the help, it's really appreciated. The instructions worked! I can confirm success on the mid 2012 Mac Book Pro 13" with the Aorus Gaming Box 1080. I can finally run ...
3RYL Models for case building  

By 3RYL, 12 hours  ago

Expresscard, mPCIe, M.2 Setup
  Hello Here are some models I'll be using as bases for my custom enclosure projects. There are eGPU adapter PCBs and also a PCI-Express x16 double slot card. Hope they'll be a nice addition to the foru...
GoldenOldie Hello from OZ  

By GoldenOldie, 14 hours  ago

Member Introductions
  Hi, my name is Xavier. Iam 74 years young and I'm attempting to do my first DSDT override as Iam receiving the code 12 error. I thought that I would try the intel method first, however, I have become ...
padams35 2015 13" MacBook Air + AMD RX 460@16Gbps-TB2 (AKiTiO Thunder 2) + macOS 10.13.4 [padams35]  

By padams35, 15 hours  ago

Build Guides
  I've been running a minimalist eGPU (RX 460 in an AKiTiO Thunder 2 enclosure with a 120W power supply brick) on a 2011 iMac and a 2015 MacBook Air since 10.12.1.  Sierra was pretty painless, but 10.13...
RE: 2017 13" MacBook Pro TouchBar + RX580@32Gbps-TB3 (GIGABYTE Gaming Box) + macOS10.13.4 & Win10 [mar_kelp]  

By AddWittyNameHere, 17 hours  ago

Build Guides
  Wow, this is a great setup, thanks for the great guide! When you remove the Intel drivers on Windows, does that mean you can really only use the Windows installation with the eGPU plugged in?
lefuturdelavenir RE: late-2016 15" Macbook Pro RP460 + GTX1080@32Gbps-TB3 (Razer Core V2) + macOS10.13.2/Win10-1709 (Ningauble77) // also Asus X99-Deluxe + GTX1080@16Gbps-TB3 (Razer Core via Thunderbolt EX3 PCIe)  

By lefuturdelavenir, 17 hours  ago

Build Guides
  @itsage I tried disabling the PCI Root Port on the iSight camera but it did not solve the problem. I even disable another PCI Root Port, the one of the wireless card, without luck. I also tried the ot...
mata RE: How To: eGPU-Accelerated Internal Display in macOS  

By mata, 18 hours  ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  Hi, maybe this question have posted yet, but I don't find a real solution for me. I wondering if can play 3D games  (like world of warcraft) directly on my macbook pro screen with macos OR is it manda...
PsyPryss RE: [SCRIPT] Enable AMD+NVIDIA eGPUs on TB1/2/3 Macs on macOS 10.13.4+  

By PsyPryss, 18 hours  ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  Amazing work. Thank you sir.
detunedradios RE: macOS eGPU users, are you experiencing this performance issue?  

By detunedradios, 18 hours  ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  Extremely odd, then. I have a Radar open with Apple on this, since I can’t reproduce it in Windows. Hopefully they can reproduce it, and I’ll just have to watch YouTube in Chrome (and play Life is Str...
RE: New 25v101 Firmware for PowerColor Devil Box addresses H2D bandwidth problem  

By Laxlad, 18 hours  ago

Thunderbolt Enclosures
  I am having the same trouble with the message of 0x10a 266 error.  I am trying to update the firmware so that it works with my dell 15 inch 2 in 1.  Tried rolling back the drivers and still got the sa...
12point5 XPS 15 + RX 580 vs GTX 1070 eGPU  

By 12point5, 18 hours  ago

What gear should I buy?
  Hey everyone, I’m currently looking for an eGPU to boost gaming performance on my XPS 15 9560 (i7-7700HQ, GTX 1050, 8GB RAM, 1080p). My current debate is between a Razer Core v1 (used) and RX 580 or a...
Mize RE: [SCRIPT] fr34k's macOS-eGPU.sh - one script, all solutions, fully automated  

By Mize, 19 hours  ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  Quite certain. I've even done the login, logout, plug egpu with monitor disconnected (wait 15 secs) then connect monitor, etc. I had it working just fine under .13.3 but made the mistake of upgrading ...
Maximus RE: macOS eGPU users, are you experiencing this performance issue?  

By Maximus, 19 hours  ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  Nope, no issues . ran my benchmarks before and after, no drop at all. very strange this....
mt27o RE: Aorus Gaming Box - Having to power cycle every time?  

By mt27o, 20 hours  ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  I’m having similar issues as above. AORUS gaming box with RX 580. Works perfect in macOS but when I boot into windows the initial setup went fine but after a reboot lights on the gaming box don’t turn...
padams35 RE: [APP] automate-eGPU.kext by Goalque (AMD only)  

By padams35, 21 hours  ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  @eAlchemist Have you tried logging out then logging back in when you get a recognized but black screen? I'm currently testing how my RX 460 works on 10.13.4 vs 10.12.6 and also get a black screen by d...
eAlchemist RE: [APP] automate-eGPU.kext by Goalque (AMD only)  

By eAlchemist, 22 hours  ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  @goalque Using a MacBook Pro 2012 / 650 (10.13.4) gives black screen with your script and the mac_editor TB1/2 enabler. The eGPU is detected. The same BreakawayBox with the 7970 works on a MBP 15 2017...
Alex_S RE: Late-2012 MacMini + RX580 @10Gbps-TB1 (ASUS XG Station Pro via TB3->TB2 adapter) + macOS10.13.4 [tobyB]  

By Alex_S, 24 hours  ago

Build Guides
  Hi TobyB, this sounds really great if you could do this.... both USB C test and USB C tests under Bootcamp Thanksalot
lallo RE: 2012 15" Macbook Pro Retina GT650M + GTX1050@10Gbps-TB1 (AKiTiO Thunder2) + macOS10.12.4&Win10 [Doren]^  

By lallo, 24 hours  ago

Build Guides
  Nice build! Is it possible to connect this macbook pro to a Razer Core V1? Or any closure that has thunderbolt 3? Is there a way to just use an adapter to thunderbolt 1 ?
JeppeDeo Slow performance with eGPU  

By JeppeDeo, 1 day  ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  Hi there, I just installed my new eGPU to my Macbook Pro with an external screen, but im not really experience any huge performance boost. I tested my setup in CS:GO with medium settings, and its almo...
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