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Aegus RE: Boot Camp eGPU Setup Guide - Windows Gaming with Macs  

By Aegus, 16 hours ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  @stanley_yung I had the same issue when I was setting up my new 5700XT for bootcamp. after 12 hours of troubleshooting this is what I found to fix it. From what I have seen the reason why it continues...
RE: 2018 15" MacBook Pro (RP560X) [8th,6C,H] + RX 580 @ 32Gbps-TB3 (ASUS XG Station 2) + macOS 10.15 & Win10 [Suwit]  

By Suwit Suriyasriwan, 16 hours ago

Builds
  @itsage Great to know that, thanks for your information. I've edited my build guide yet.
mac_editor RE: Boot Camp eGPU Setup Guide - Windows Gaming with Macs  

By mac_editor, 16 hours ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  @itsage I am guessing the “Saving..” state could also potentially refer to some settings the app persists (such as remembering last booted disk), or writes to NVRAM. Checking with debug flag enabled m...
kehyler RE: Blender 2.8 with egpu on macbook pro 2013?  

By kehyler, 16 hours ago

What gear should I buy?
  Posted by: @joysthokkins Hi @kehyler For now it useless, no support for OpenCL, only CUDA on MacOS; Blender 2.8 Doesn't prorender from AMD bypass the need for OpenCL?
joysthokkins RE: Blender 2.8 with egpu on macbook pro 2013?  

By joysthokkins, 16 hours ago

What gear should I buy?
  Hi @kehyler For now it useless, no support for OpenCL, only CUDA on MacOS; Blender 2.8
Aegus RE: AMD Navi 7nm for eGPU - Radeon RX 5700 & RX 5700 XT  

By Aegus, 17 hours ago

What gear should I buy?
  @precision01 Unfortunately, it doesn't work. The kexts were not editted/included for 5700XT. I updated to 10.15.1 beta yesterday, and did a full reinstall of catalina and then upgraded and still doesn...
precision01 RE: AMD Navi 7nm for eGPU - Radeon RX 5700 & RX 5700 XT  

By precision01, 18 hours ago

What gear should I buy?
  Just to update this topic, I just saw this info on macOS "Apple feedback assistant" app inbox: macOS Catalina (19B68f) Release Notes Notes and Known Issues eGPU New Features Support has been adde...
Egpu (Omen Accelerator GA1-10) not detected on Lenovo P1  

By Tom Lathouwers, 18 hours ago

Thunderbolt Enclosures
  Hello all, I recently got my hands on a Egpu from my friend. It's the HP Omen Accelerator shell. I combined it with my GTX 1080 EVGA FTW gpu. I am trying to follow the installation steps but my laptop...
Can’t get to boot select screen in Bootcamp with eGPU connected  

By Ben Lockett, 18 hours ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  Hi all, I apologise if this has been asked before, and would like to thank the community for all the help that the guides here have given me in getting this far. I’m not a programmer so all of this...
kehyler Blender 2.8 with egpu on macbook pro 2013?  

By kehyler, 18 hours ago

What gear should I buy?
  Hi All,   I am a newby considering setting up the following system, but I am concerned whether or not it will work. Can anyone give me some insight?   Macbook pro late 2013 (supports metal 2...
itsage RE: Ultrabook Buyer's Guide: Best Laptops for External GPU  

By itsage, 18 hours ago

What gear should I buy?
  @Ryan I tested a 2018 MacBook Air which had i5-8210Y. There are definitely performance disadvantages with the 5W Y-CPU. While the RX 580 eGPU benchmarks seemed fairly normal, the GTX 1080 Ti eGPU saw ...
itsage RE: Boot Camp eGPU Setup Guide - Windows Gaming with Macs  

By itsage, 18 hours ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  @joevt I've used automate-eGPU EFI 1.0.5 on my 2018 Mac mini regularly. I have not tried installing Linux though. The "Saving..." hang is something I've experienced before too on different Macs. I don...
joevt RE: Boot Camp eGPU Setup Guide - Windows Gaming with Macs  

By joevt, 19 hours ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  Posted by: @itsage The bottom line “eGPU detected/not detected” doesn’t always work correctly. The line with all present graphics card PCI IDs is what I look at. Hit [q] to proceed and arrow down to ...
itsage RE: 2018 15" MacBook Pro (RP560X) [8th,6C,H] + RX 580 @ 32Gbps-TB3 (ASUS XG Station 2) + macOS 10.15 & Win10 [Suwit]  

By itsage, 19 hours ago

Builds
  @suwit_suriyasriwan Yes the internal display remains working with PCIe Controller 1903 disabled. However, it uses generic Microsoft display drivers. This is not ideal because the refresh rates is slow...
itsage RE: Akitio Node Pro with RX580 crashes under load  

By itsage, 19 hours ago

Thunderbolt Enclosures
  @gerardo85 Here is a build guide with the Gigabyte Aero 15 (7th gen CPU). I would start with monitoring and logging the PCH temp using HWiNFO64 and see if this chip cause the crash. We found many H/Q ...
RE: 2018 15" MacBook Pro (RP560X) [8th,6C,H] + RX 580 @ 32Gbps-TB3 (ASUS XG Station 2) + macOS 10.15 & Win10 [Suwit]  

By Suwit Suriyasriwan, 19 hours ago

Builds
  @itsage Thank you for your information, Yesterday I just make my MBP work with internal display and 1901 disabled. It very easy with hot plug process. Just bootup windows without EFI and disconnected ...
itsage RE: 2018 15" MacBook Pro (RP560X) [8th,6C,H] + RX 580 @ 32Gbps-TB3 (ASUS XG Station 2) + macOS 10.15 & Win10 [Suwit]  

By itsage, 19 hours ago

Builds
  @suwit_suriyasriwan Nice build! You actually don't need Intel drivers on 2018/2019 15" MacBook Pro because the iGPU is not functional at all. It may show up when you boot with automate-eGPU EFI but it...
itsage RE: Razer Core X Chroma - CSGO lag  

By itsage, 19 hours ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  @addefet Are you using an external monitor through the eGPU? Run HWiNFO64 and log the temps to see whether you can tell which component causes the lag/stutter.
10.15 Catalina broke my win 10 egpu bootcamp  

By Swezz Beats, 19 hours ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  Hello guys. I’m fairly new to this but when I was on Mojave, everything worked perfect. Now after the update I need to plug the HDMI in the Mac Mini in order for it to boot windows10. I have never had...
itsage RE: Boot Camp eGPU Setup Guide - Windows Gaming with Macs  

By itsage, 20 hours ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  @joevt Win10 1903 18362.30 to .295 are very eGPU friendly. I found out about AMD eGPU hot-plug possibility in Boot Camp back in June. This is not unique with the 2018 but almost all Macs since 2017 mo...
itsage RE: 2017 15" MacBook Pro (RP555) [7th,4C,H] + RTX 2070 @ 32Gbps-TB3 (AORUS Gaming Box) + macOS 10.14 & Win10 1903 [Lividity]  

By itsage, 20 hours ago

Builds
  @lividity The low Host-to-Device number from CUDA-Z is due to the firmware on your RTX Gaming Box. The low Device-to-Host number is to due to TB3 connection, most likely cable. I looked at the first ...
Lividity RE: 2017 15" MacBook Pro (RP555) [7th,4C,H] + RTX 2070 @ 32Gbps-TB3 (AORUS Gaming Box) + macOS 10.14 & Win10 1903 [Lividity]  

By Lividity, 21 hours ago

Builds
  @joevt Thanks for the advice - I am just using the included TB3 cable. Also note that I haven't applied the H2D fix or anything.
RE: eGPU + USB device issues  

By xenokira, 22 hours ago

GPU, Monitor & Peripherals
  @xinux Hey sorry for taking a month to reply, I somehow missed your post. I'm still running my setup and found a configuration that minimizes the issue pretty significantly; I basically needed to avoi...
Mymantiz_John RE: Mantiz Venus intermittently works with Dell XPS 13 2in1 7390 - any thoughts?  

By Mymantiz_John, 22 hours ago

Thunderbolt Enclosures
  @cammj what's your windows Build Number?
joevt RE: Boot Camp eGPU Setup Guide - Windows Gaming with Macs  

By joevt, 23 hours ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  @itsage As an experiment (and because I didn't want to create a USB stick for update or reinstall Windows), I tried just using Windows Update. It installed the latest 1903 18362.418 (there were times ...
Bukta01 RE: 2013 12" Dell Latitude E7240 [4th,2C,U] + GT 1030 @ 4Gbps-mPCIe2 (PCE164P-N03) + Win10 [Ruben Serralva]  

By Bukta01, 24 hours ago

Builds
  @ruben_serralva Hello Ruben, Could you say wich BIOS version was used by you for this eGPU setup? And your bios config was on deafult(e.g. secure boot)? I have the same adapter, but wont work, my note...
addefet Razer Core X Chroma - CSGO lag  

By addefet, 24 hours ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  Hi, I have a Raxer X Chroma with a GTX1060 6gb and a laptop with spec: Dell Latitude 7490 i7 8650U 16gb ram 512 M.2 SSD Cooling laptop fan under the laptop And it lags constantly when i´m playin...
joevt RE: automate-eGPU EFI - eGPU boot manager for macOS and Windows  

By joevt, 1 day ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  Posted by: @goalque For NVIDIA, no changes are made, while for AMD, the NVIDIA NVRAM value is removed, and @goalque's NVIDIA patch is replaced with my Thunderbolt 1/2 patch, that enables native-li...
OliverB RE: AMD Legacy Support for MacOSX  

By OliverB, 1 day ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  @mac_editor, final try: Using the eGPU with automate-eGPU EFI and patched AppleGraphicsDevicePolicy freezes the system, either booting with eGPU or plugging it in. It should not be. If I had a possibi...
joevt RE: [Worldwide][ebay] Wavlink Type-C Thunderbolt3 to NVMe SSD Enclosure - 59.99GBP.  

By joevt, 1 day ago

Deals
  @oliverb Definitely. I have two of those (both use the JMicron JMS583, I haven't tried one that uses the ASMedia ASM2362 yet). I have one Thunderbolt 3 to NVMe but they're so expensive in comparison (...
joevt RE: 2017 15" MacBook Pro (RP555) [7th,4C,H] + RTX 2070 @ 32Gbps-TB3 (AORUS Gaming Box) + macOS 10.14 & Win10 1903 [Lividity]  

By joevt, 1 day ago

Builds
  @lividity It should say "Speed: Up to 40 Gb/s x1 Current Link Width: 0x2". Yours says "Speed: Up to 20 Gb/s x2 Current Link Width: 0x1". I believe this means that your Thunderbolt 3 connection is runn...
guozzi RE: HP Elitebook 830 G5 + M.2 EGPU with Shappire RX 5700XT pulse has unstable VR with Oculus RIFT S headset  

By guozzi, 1 day ago

Expresscard, mPCIe, M.2 Setup
  Hi, Thank you for the post! I was looking for thunderbold 3 information on the elitebook 830 G5, but couldn't find any. Can you check whether the thunderbold 3 port on your 830 G5 is 4 lanes or 2 lane...
Ryan RE:Ultrabook Buyer's Guide: Best Laptops for External GPU  

By Ryan, 1 day ago

What gear should I buy?
  Thanks for the article. Hoping to get feedback from anyone with experience with 8th Gen Intel Amberlake "Y" series processors and if there is any success using an eGPU. After trying to get my hands...
Rycco RE: macOS Catalina - should eGPU Bootcampers update?  

By Rycco, 1 day ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  My setup: Macbook pro 2018 i9 + RTX 2080ti + Razer Core X I just update to Catalina. Now on Bootcamp I can't plug the eGPU before anymore. I have to wait for windows to load to hot plug it. Also, if ...
[NEED HELP] Dell XPS 9350 + Gaming box RX 580  

By Tiến Bùi, 1 day ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  Hi everybody, I hope that I’m posting this in the right place since this is my first post. so I have a Dell Xps 9350 and a gaming box rx580, running with external monitor connected and the ...
mac_editor RE: AMD Legacy Support for MacOSX  

By mac_editor, 1 day ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  @oliverb I don't think the legacy kext alone can resolve the issue. If you are running macOS Mojave still, try giving automate-eGPU EFI a try. By default, it includes a patch that enables all AMD GPUs...
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