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rubycrow RE: 2018 15" Macbook Pro Vega 20 + EVGA RTX 2080 Ti FTW3 @ 32Gbps-TB3 (Akitio Node Pro) + Win 10 [rubycrow]  

By rubycrow, 12 hours ago

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  Posted by: OliverB Posted by: rubycrow @OliverB  You can see that on most of the games tested, even on a desktop setup, the 1080 Ti is barely making 4k 60fps which makes eGPU 4k 60fps impossible. Ho...
OliverB RE: 2018 15" Macbook Pro Vega 20 + EVGA RTX 2080 Ti FTW3 @ 32Gbps-TB3 (Akitio Node Pro) + Win 10 [rubycrow]  

By OliverB, 12 hours ago

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  Talking about synthetic benchmarks, you may be interested in the GTX1080Ti benchmarks of Unigine Valley Extreme HD, the RTX2080Ti Score is hardly better: Attachment: ValleyWin10GTX1080TiDX11.png
Woodz RE: Mac Mini 2018 eGPU RX580 does not work in Chrome in 10.14.  

By Woodz, 12 hours ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  I’m very new and a noob when it comes to eGPUs so I have no idea if this will help but... have you tried disabling automatic graphics switching? settings > energy saver > automatic graphics swit...
OliverB RE: 2018 15" Macbook Pro Vega 20 + EVGA RTX 2080 Ti FTW3 @ 32Gbps-TB3 (Akitio Node Pro) + Win 10 [rubycrow]  

By OliverB, 12 hours ago

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  Posted by: rubycrow @OliverB  You can see that on most of the games tested, even on a desktop setup, the 1080 Ti is barely making 4k 60fps which makes eGPU 4k 60fps impossible. However, 2080 Ti has a...
rubycrow RE: 2018 15" Macbook Pro Vega 20 + EVGA RTX 2080 Ti FTW3 @ 32Gbps-TB3 (Akitio Node Pro) + Win 10 [rubycrow]  

By rubycrow, 13 hours ago

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  @OliverB  You can see that on most of the games tested, even on a desktop setup, the 1080 Ti is barely making 4k 60fps which makes eGPU 4k 60fps impossible. However, 2080 Ti has a 5-10fps room above 6...
Woodz RE: 2018 macMini + [email protected] + Win10 / Mojave 10.14.2  

By Woodz, 13 hours ago

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  It's weird that you say performance on Mac OS is bad with RX 590. I'm interested to hear if you've made any further progress or discoveries regarding this. I'm interested in buying the same card and h...
rubycrow RE: 2018 15" Macbook Pro Vega 20 + EVGA RTX 2080 Ti FTW3 @ 32Gbps-TB3 (Akitio Node Pro) + Win 10 [rubycrow]  

By rubycrow, 13 hours ago

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  @Jyin According to EVGA staff, the 2-slot bracket is intended for the HydroCopper water block only and will not fit any of the 3-slot cooler unless you bend or cut the lip.
Woodz RE: Late 2018 Mac mini + RX [email protected] (AKiTiO Node Pro) + Win10 1803 [theitsage]  

By Woodz, 13 hours ago

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  Did you by any chance you do any testing with the RX 590 in Mac OS 10.14.2? I've been looking at doing this combo: Razer Core X + RX 590. But there are basically zero testimonials from people who are ...
Jyin RE: 2018 15" Macbook Pro Vega 20 + EVGA RTX 2080 Ti FTW3 @ 32Gbps-TB3 (Akitio Node Pro) + Win 10 [rubycrow]  

By Jyin, 13 hours ago

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  You can get a 2-slot back plate from EVGA. J
Woodz RX 590 - Mac OS 10.14.2 Mojave  

By Woodz, 13 hours ago

What gear should I buy?
  Hello all! First off I'd just like to say thanks for all the info that's been posted here - very useful someone like me who is new and a total noob when it comes to the world of eGPUs. Also I'm sorry ...
OliverB RE: Confused - AMD / Nvidia for 2018 Macbook Air  

By OliverB, 14 hours ago

GPU, Monitor & Peripherals
  Posted by: Eightarmedpet With work AMD will work in both, although error 12 can be a big issue in Windows. Currently there are no Nvidia drivers for 10.14 macOS which is what is preventing Nvidia car...
OliverB RE: 2018 15" Macbook Pro Vega 20 + EVGA RTX 2080 Ti FTW3 @ 32Gbps-TB3 (Akitio Node Pro) + Win 10 [rubycrow]  

By OliverB, 14 hours ago

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  Posted by: rubycrow   For 4K 60fps, I don't have a G-Sync monitor as I came from an AMD card. From what I've seen, 1080 Ti can only do on avg 58fps on ultra which is not 60fps for my use case. Howeve...
waterchill RE: Mac Mini 2018 + Vega 64 slow performance  

By waterchill, 15 hours ago

GPU, Monitor & Peripherals
  I found out that only the 2 screensaver „Arabeske and shell“ maxes the eGPU out. All other screensavers are fine. This also not work with 1 screen you can test it. Bug?
MemeMontage RE: 2018 15" MacBook Pro RP560X + [email protected] (Razer Core X) + Win10 [gameboy]  

By MemeMontage, 15 hours ago

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  Are you using all 3 through the hub or is the egpu in its own thunderbolt 3 port?
rubycrow RE: 2018 15" Macbook Pro Vega 20 + EVGA RTX 2080 Ti FTW3 @ 32Gbps-TB3 (Akitio Node Pro) + Win 10 [rubycrow]  

By rubycrow, 16 hours ago

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  AIDA64 GPGPU benchmark somehow won't show my 2080 Ti so I don't have that yet. I have a slow internet and this is new set up and I don't actually play the big titles that are usually used as benchmark...
MakeTheMostOfLife RE: Mid-2018 15" MacBook Pro + Vega 64 + Razer Core X + macOS 10.14 + Windows 10 bootcamp  

By MakeTheMostOfLife, 16 hours ago

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  So I bought exactly the same setup and very happy so far with the results but I have a few questions I hope someone can help with. I only have internal monitor at the moment. GFX card on OC bios  I ge...
OliverB RE: 2018 15" Macbook Pro Vega 20 + EVGA RTX 2080 Ti FTW3 @ 32Gbps-TB3 (Akitio Node Pro) + Win 10 [rubycrow]  

By OliverB, 17 hours ago

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  @rubycrow, thank you for your post. Please post some benchmarks from your system. Gaming as well as synthetics. Thank you. Opinion: 4k60 FPS can be achieved with ta GTX1080Ti, too, and it's much bette...
OliverB RE: 2018 15" MacBook Pro RP560X + [email protected] (Aorus Gaming Box) + macOS 10.13.6 & Win10  

By OliverB, 17 hours ago

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  @mac_editor, @casualslyce, thank you for your feedback. It's important to know that this is possible.
MagicPi RE: [APP] NVIDIA eGPU support for High Sierra (NVIDIAEGPUSupport)  

By MagicPi, 18 hours ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  Hi! May I Ask a question  Im now currently with macbook pro late 2016 15” “10.12.6” with a Aorus gaming box 1080 with external monitor Will everything working better on 10.13? or stay on 10.12.6 is b...
hornedfrog RE: Mac mini 2018 - thermal solutions thread  

By hornedfrog, 18 hours ago

GPU, Monitor & Peripherals
  @waterchill.  Thank you for the updates. Are the benchmarks faster?
casualslyce RE: 2018 15" MacBook Pro RP560X + [email protected] (Aorus Gaming Box) + macOS 10.13.6 & Win10  

By casualslyce, 19 hours ago

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  @oliverb. Confirming that GPU in the Aorus can be replaced. I swapped in a 1080 and put the 1070 in a mini-ITX build I’m working on.
waterchill RE: Mac mini 2018 - thermal solutions thread  

By waterchill, 19 hours ago

GPU, Monitor & Peripherals
  The paste is half solid half fluid. There are q tips included to apply this fluid on the surface.
Hello, I need some help about the EXP GDC adapter please!!  

By Karlos Ramírez, 19 hours ago

Expresscard, mPCIe, M.2 Setup
  Well, recently i bought a EXP GDC with Mini PCI-e adapter and it was working fine, but now when i try to connect the graphic card it only turn on when i have mi laptop connected with the charger, also...
paxos Mac Mini 2018 eGPU RX580 does not work in Chrome in 10.14.  

By paxos, 19 hours ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  Mac OS Mojave 10.14. Hi, i have the Mac Mini 2018 with an eGPU connected. I would love to disable the internal graphics card, because its a piece of crap. Unfortunately, a lot of apps still fall back ...
hornedfrog RE: Mac mini 2018 - thermal solutions thread  

By hornedfrog, 19 hours ago

GPU, Monitor & Peripherals
  Posted by: waterchill The heat sink is not solid copper but the inner core is copper. Appliance of this liquid is easy. Like normal paste. Thank you.  Does the liquid flow or run out easily after in...
waterchill RE: Mac mini 2018 - thermal solutions thread  

By waterchill, 19 hours ago

GPU, Monitor & Peripherals
  The heat sink is not solid copper but the inner core is copper. Appliance of this liquid is easy. Like normal paste.
kgranger111 2013 Mac Pro eGPU not detected  

By kgranger111, 19 hours ago

Thunderbolt Windows Setup
  I have a very particular set up here, and please let me know if it is just not possible due to the model Mac. 2013 Mac Pro running Windows 10 on Boot Camp, and an Akitia Node Thunderbolt3 with a Nvidi...
esatamacmodular RE: Help needed - iMac Pro - GTX1070  

By esatamacmodular, 20 hours ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  what steps did you take to install? write them out... if you did not use any eGPU.io scripts then that is where you should begin. add your equipment and setup to your signature for better forum help.
hornedfrog RE: Mac mini 2018 - thermal solutions thread  

By hornedfrog, 20 hours ago

GPU, Monitor & Peripherals
  Posted by: waterchill Today I sticked with Liquid metal "Conductonaut". Now it goes very well.  Attachment: 3.png Attachment: core1.JPG Attachment: core2.JPG Attachment: highest.jpg Attachment: l...
casualslyce RE: Issues getting Oculus Setup to see that my EGPU has the latest drivers. (and other issues)  

By casualslyce, 20 hours ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  I had the same error message in Oculus even after the GTX 1070 was recognized by windows. I figured out that Oculus was defaulting to the internal card whose drivers had been uninstalled. The issue we...
danielm RE: Confused - AMD / Nvidia for 2018 Macbook Air  

By danielm, 20 hours ago

GPU, Monitor & Peripherals
  Having no dGPU in my MBA doesn't make it less complicated for bootcamp/Windows with any of AMD/Nvidia cards?
esatamacmodular RE: Possible Workaround for Nvidia eGPU in High Sierra 10.13  

By esatamacmodular, 20 hours ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  Posted by: jangoloti Dear all Has somebody tried the workaround described here? NVIDIA Web Drivers Mojave Workaround No acceleration... whats the point of have a glitchy GPU?
Baupfhor RE: 2018 Mac Mini for eGPU  

By Baupfhor, 20 hours ago

What gear should I buy?
  Posted by: rnb2 Posted by: Baupfhor Posted by: rnb2 @baupfhor Have you tried swapping the cables? Some TB3 cables are rated at 40, but others are rated at 20. I’ll double check that, I am running ...
rnb2 RE: 2018 Mac Mini for eGPU  

By rnb2, 20 hours ago

What gear should I buy?
  Posted by: Baupfhor Posted by: rnb2 @baupfhor Have you tried swapping the cables? Some TB3 cables are rated at 40, but others are rated at 20. I’ll double check that, I am running a longer cable fo...
Baupfhor RE: 2018 Mac Mini for eGPU  

By Baupfhor, 20 hours ago

What gear should I buy?
  Posted by: rnb2 @baupfhor Have you tried swapping the cables? Some TB3 cables are rated at 40, but others are rated at 20. I’ll double check that, I am running a longer cable for that node.
casualslyce RE: Oculus Rift now working on MacBook Pro!  

By casualslyce, 21 hours ago

Thunderbolt macOS Setup
  Another note: if you plan to use a longer thunderbolt cable than the 6-inch one bundled with the Aorus, you’ll need to ensure you buy an active cable rather than the cheaper passive versions.
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