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theitsage RE: 2018 13" MBP + Razer Core X + Nvidia GTX 1060 Questions  

By theitsage, 2 hours ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  I would recommend using @goalque's eGPU EFI Boot Manager. It instructs Windows to keep the iGPU activated during booting with an eGPU connected. This way your internal display will stay working and no...
theitsage RE: 2018 Mac Mini for eGPU  

By theitsage, 2 hours ago

What gear should I buy?
  @padams35 That's good to hear. What macOS version are you running on the Mac mini? The latest 10.14.1 build should have native RX 460/560 eGPU support. Apple blocks older Thunderbolt Macs not the encl...
steve500 Launch applications from terminal with preferred egpu?  

By steve500, 2 hours ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  In Mojave, does anyone know how to launch an application from terminal to get it to load using/preferring egpu?  Example, world of tanks for mac is actually a Wine bottle. Using "prefer external egpu"...
TrunkMonkey-Jr 2017 15" Lenovo ThinkPad P51 Nvidia Quadro M1200 + [email protected] (Aorus Gaming Box) + Win10 [TrunkMonkey-Jr]  

By TrunkMonkey-Jr, 3 hours ago

Build Guides
  My setup includes a ThinkPad P51 with the 15.6" 1080p non-touchscreen LCD panel. The hardware is spec'd at:  CPU: Intel Core i7-7700HQ iGPU: Intel HD Graphics 630 dGPU: Nvidia Quadro M1200 4gb RAM: 8g...
COOJ RE: Blender Cycles Render using AMD Radeon RX570  

By COOJ, 3 hours ago

Pro Applications
  Your tiles size are too small for GPU rendering, you can try 256 x 256, moreover, there is an auto tile size add-on in the user preferences, you can have a try.
eddybear GPU advise for MacBook Pro 2018 13inch 8gb RAM  

By eddybear, 4 hours ago

What gear should I buy?
  Hi All, Good day to all! I am here asking advise regarding my  current MacBook 13inch. I'm planning to buy an eGPU to help me speed up with my FCPX editing. (4k videos with few h.265 files). Just sol...
OliverB RE: [US] FS: US $250 - Mantiz Venus  

By OliverB, 5 hours ago

For Sale / Wanted
  To be honest, I can't decide it right now. It would be nice, if you could write here when you have sold it to someone else. Thank you!
padams35 RE: 2018 Mac Mini for eGPU  

By padams35, 6 hours ago

What gear should I buy?
  Just got my mini and plugged it into my old Thunder 2 RX 460 eGPU... and it worked! Without any scripts! ...or at least without rerunning any new scripts on the mini. It is possible all necessary twea...
wildfirexzero RE: Why can't I edit my posts? Blocked if have less than 5 total posts  

By wildfirexzero, 7 hours ago

Feedback & Suggestions
  How long does the moderation period take for post edits?
wildfirexzero RE: Why can't I edit my posts? Blocked if have less than 5 total posts  

By wildfirexzero, 7 hours ago

Feedback & Suggestions
  Kinda sucks for us who lurkers trying to sell our egpu boxes 😢
wildfirexzero RE: [US] FS:US$185ish HP Omen Accelerator LIMITED PRICE PLEASE READ  

By wildfirexzero, 7 hours ago

For Sale / Wanted
  Bump
robwil RE: Why can't I edit my posts? Blocked if have less than 5 total posts  

By robwil, 7 hours ago

Feedback & Suggestions
  Is there also a similar measure for being able to send private messages to users?
robwil RE: [US] FS: US $250 - Mantiz Venus  

By robwil, 8 hours ago

For Sale / Wanted
  A bit of research suggests that customs taxes would apply; there is no exclusion for used goods that I could find. Assuming the flat rate of 17.5% customs, that's an extra $50+, and shipping would pro...
OliverB RE: [US] FS: US $250 - Mantiz Venus  

By OliverB, 8 hours ago

For Sale / Wanted
  I would be very interested. The Mantiz Venus has always been my favorite next to my Asus XG Station Pro. But I live in Germany, so we have to consider shipping costs and customs/tax? Does anyone now, ...
robwil [US] FS: US $250 - Mantiz Venus  

By robwil, 10 hours ago

For Sale / Wanted
  Photos:  I am selling a barely used Mantiz Venus, which was originally purchased for $399 (now it goes for $349). It is in "Like New" condition, barely even any dust. I used it successfully with a Mac...
NQT RE: 2018 13" MBP + Razer Core X + Nvidia GTX 1060 Questions  

By NQT, 10 hours ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  A small update: I found that the ability for Windows to go to sleep is related to the Intel Iris graphics. When the integrated graphics are disabled in Device Manager, sleep is disabled. When I re-ena...
datura RE: [Petition to Apple] – Please enable Bootcamp eGPU support  

By datura, 11 hours ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  More and more people are choosing eGPU solutions to have decent graphics performance on their ultrabooks or Mac computers nowadays. It shouldn't be too much hard to solve this problem for Apple. I'm a...
jangoloti RE: 2018 15" MacBook Pro RP560X + [email protected] (Aorus Gaming Box) + macOS 10.13.6 & Win10  

By jangoloti, 12 hours ago

Build Guides
  I just need to flash the firmware, I will probably use Bootcamp very little. On top of that I will be buying soon a Mac Mini 2018, for which I really bought the eGPU.
OliverB RE: 2018 15" MacBook Pro RP560X + [email protected] (Aorus Gaming Box) + macOS 10.13.6 & Win10  

By OliverB, 12 hours ago

Build Guides
  Those who have a 13-inch 2015 share the same fate: It's not possible to boot having the eGPU plugged. The hot-plugging during boot is quite difficult, a matter of timing. Of course, if just want to us...
thiagon RE: Mid MacBook Pro 15 2018 560X i7 with Akitio Thunder2??  

By thiagon, 13 hours ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  Hi @maxiat , I have a 2012 mbpr and also have the akitio thunder2 was wondering how it would work with a thunderbolt 3 macbook from 2018. Appreciate if you could further comment/post your experience. ...
jangoloti RE: 2018 15" MacBook Pro RP560X + [email protected] (Aorus Gaming Box) + macOS 10.13.6 & Win10  

By jangoloti, 13 hours ago

Build Guides
  Posted by: OliverB From your signature I read you have the 15-inch MBP 2016? Is this correct? If you you may have to hot-plug the eGPU, I can't really tell. One "feature" of the 2018 MPB 15" is the...
OliverB RE: 2018 15" MacBook Pro RP560X + [email protected] (Aorus Gaming Box) + macOS 10.13.6 & Win10  

By OliverB, 13 hours ago

Build Guides
  Posted by: jangoloti I managed to restart in Safe Mode following MS procedure, yours did not work: Safe Mode However I cannot find the Graphic Device section you mention, only a Generic PnP device I ...
jangoloti RE: automate-eGPU EFI - eGPU boot manager for macOS and Windows  

By jangoloti, 14 hours ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  Posted by: jangoloti Posted by: Stormbreaker Running a 13" MBP tb 2016 with a Venus Mantiz (Not updated firmware because its a hassle on Bootcamp afaik) and an RX 580 LE (macOS 10.14 recognizes it a...
blackswan RE: 2012 Mac Mini + [email protected] (Blackmagic TB3 eGPU via TB3 to TB2 adapter) + MacOS 10.14 [DavidMini]  

By blackswan, 14 hours ago

Build Guides
  Thanks for summary, DavidMini.   I am considering something exactly similar to you, but wonder if I it will get me to a wide resolution of 3440 x 1440.  That's my current problem with my 2012 Mac Mini...
gameboy RE: [Unboxing] Razer Core X Thunderbolt 3 External GPU Enclosure  

By gameboy, 15 hours ago

Thunderbolt Enclosures
  @theitsage I would like to know if it is possible to use the Razer Core X as charger for a MacBook Pro 15" on macOS Mojave, not making use of the eGPU.
Arbystrider RE: A new TB3 to PCIe PCB appears: Not cost effective, but this is interesting.  

By Arbystrider, 15 hours ago

Thunderbolt Enclosures
  One would think, given how minimal this product is, that its price would already be lower than any other TB3 solution available. It doesn't even come with a PSU or case. Perhaps there is another reaso...
jangoloti RE: [GUIDE] Update Thunderbolt 3 eGPU enclosure firmware in Boot Camp  

By jangoloti, 15 hours ago

Thunderbolt Enclosures
  Posted by: theitsage Thank you for sharing the release notes. I've noticed the latest versions of Intel Thunderbolt Software work well with Thunderbolt 3 Macs in Boot Camp. Apple set the firmware of ...
OliverB RE: Post results of your eGPU score in Heaven Benchmark  

By OliverB, 15 hours ago

PC Gaming
  Posted by: theitsage @ozzy great idea. We will look into building a database for GPU performance through Thunderbolt enclosures.  @itsage, I created an SpreadSheet to collect most available data fro...
jangoloti RE: 2018 15" MacBook Pro RP560X + [email protected] (Aorus Gaming Box) + macOS 10.13.6 & Win10  

By jangoloti, 16 hours ago

Build Guides
  I managed to restart in Safe Mode following MS procedure, yours did not work: Safe Mode However I cannot find the Graphic Device section you mention, only a Generic PnP device I cannot remove, with se...
theitsage RE: [GUIDE] Update Thunderbolt 3 eGPU enclosure firmware in Boot Camp  

By theitsage, 16 hours ago

Thunderbolt Enclosures
  Thank you for sharing the release notes. I've noticed the latest versions of Intel Thunderbolt Software work well with Thunderbolt 3 Macs in Boot Camp. Apple set the firmware of these Macs to No Secur...
jangoloti RE: [GUIDE] Update Thunderbolt 3 eGPU enclosure firmware in Boot Camp  

By jangoloti, 17 hours ago

Thunderbolt Enclosures
  Dear all Has somebody realised that the firmware version 17.1.64.250 (we should be at 17.3 by now) added support for Apple* Boot Camp in Secure Connect mode (SL1)? It is written in the release notes i...
Sebulon RE: A script to change Xorg config  

By Sebulon, 17 hours ago

Thunderbolt Linux Setup
  @nu_ninja I agree it's a tricky question, but reading the man page for amdgpu says: "The amdgpu driver supports SI and newer families' video cards." "SI" supposedly stands for Southern Islands, which ...
spiderweb Macbook Pro 13" TouchBar 2018 16gb/1tb, Razer Core X + Asus RX Vega 64  

By spiderweb, 18 hours ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  Hello, I will receive the last missing part next week (the laptop) and I try to be well prepared for any hassle. Basic info already in the title but here is the setup in detail: - Macbook Pro 13" 2018...
datura RE: late-2011 17" MBP + mid-2015 13" MBA + GTX1050Ti (AKiTiO Thunder2) + Win7&Win10&macOS10.13[TrDA]^  

By datura, 18 hours ago

Build Guides
  I've same laptop with a Radeon RX 580; I think I've a problem with apple_set_os.efi. I've rEFInd boot manager installed as well and at the boot time when I choose the EFI partition to activate it; it ...
RE: [SCRIPT] Enable AMD & NVIDIA eGPUs on TB1/2/3 Macs on macOS 10.13.4+  

By Ricardo Figueira, 18 hours ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  Hi @mac_editor, thanks for the reply. I have updated my signature and also I have already run the set-eGPU.sh script. For what I have found Blender doesn't work very well with AMD cards 🙁
cuppino RE: How to set an egpu on imac 5k 2017?  

By cuppino, 18 hours ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  please, help me!
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