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  1. EliteMacx86

    GUIDE How to Boot macOS Installer on Desktops and Laptops using OpenCore [UEFI/Legacy] - OpenCore Install Guide

    How to Boot macOS Installer on Desktops and Laptops using OpenCore [UEFI/Legacy] - OpenCore Install Guide Booting the OS X/macOS installers on a non-Apple computer can be challenging for new users. This guide is for those who wish to use OpenCore as a Bootloader and it covers a complete process...
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    macOS Ventura Compatibility - Can your Mac run it?

    macOS Ventura Compatibility List Read the official macOS Ventura System compatibility to confirm whether your current Mac hardware is supported and is capable of running macOS 13. While it's still in Beta, macOS Ventura is coming this fall. Following is the list of compatible Mac models which...
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    Storage Compatibility for macOS

    Storage Compatibility for macOS Intel AHCI and RAID Controllers Vendor Chipset Series VEN ID:EV ID Support Kext Intel 5 Series Chipset 8086:3b29 8086:3b22 8086:3b2f Intel 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset SATA RAID Controller 8086,3b25 8086,3b2C Intel 6 Series Chipset 8086:1c02 8086:1c03...
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    Supported Audio Codecs List for OS X and macOS

    Supported Audio Codecs List for OS X and macOS Audio Limitations and Compatibility Not every Audio Codec is supported by AppleALC on macOS. With some of the hardware, there are some limitations as well. Refer to the compatibility guide linked below for more information...
  5. EliteMacx86

    Thunderbolt Compatibility List for macOS

    Thunderbolt Compatibility List for macOS Controller Family Sierra High Sierra Mojave Catalina Big Sur Monterey 82523EF Light Ridge 82523EFL Light Ridge DSL2310 Eagle Ridge DSL2510 Eagle Ridge DSL2210 Port Ridge DSL3310...
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    Laptop Hardware Compatibility for OS X and macOS [Intel/AMD]

    Laptop Hardware Compatibility for OS X and macOS [Intel/AMD] What's the best compatible Laptop? Most of the time, people ask "Is my laptop compatible". You'll have all your answers in this post! First of all, getting macOS to work on Laptop is always difficult unless there's a well-written...
  7. Striker

    CPU Compatibility List For macOS [Intel/AMD]

    CPU Compatibility List For OS X and macOS [Intel/AMD] Overview OS X and macOS do not support a major number of CPUs, unlike Windows or Unix. QUICK INFO: OS X & macOS support all CPUs till date, starting from Pentium 4 CPUs with 32-bit architecture only support OS X 10.4.1 to 10.6.8 CPUs...
  8. EliteMacx86

    macOS Monterey Compatibility List

    macOS Monterey Compatibility List Following are the list of compatible Mac models which supports macOS Monterey. To upgrade or plan to clean install macOS Monterey on your Mac, check the guide below https://elitemacx86.com/threads/how-to-upgrade-your-mac-to-macos-monterey.735/...
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    USB WiFi Adapters Compatibility List [Sierra/High Sierra/Mojave/Catalina/Big Sur]

    Following are the list of compatible USB WiFi Adapters for Mac supporting from macOS Sierra to macOS Big Sur. Realtek Manufacturer Model Form Factor Standard VEN ID DEV ID Chipset OOTB Sierra High Sierra Mojave Catalina Big Sur ASUS USB 2.0 ❌ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ Manufacturer Model...
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    AMD GPU Compatibility List for macOS

    AMD GPU Compatibility List for macOS 1. Desktop Series II. Radeon X500 Series Supported Since: 10.3 Max Native Support: 10.7.5 Max Patched Support: Metal: Not Supported H.264: H.265: Not Supported Codename Model 10.6.x 10.7.x 10.8.x 10.9.x 10.10.x 10.11.x 10.12.x 10.13.x 10.14.x...
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    NVIDIA GPU Compatibility List for macOS

    NVIDIA GPU Compatibility List for macOS 100 Series (Tesla) Model Metal 10.6.x 10.7.x 10.8.x 10.9.x 10.10.x 10.11.x 10.12.x 10.13.x 10.14.x 10.15.x 11.x 12.x 13.x GeForce G 100 Yes Yes Yes (With patch No No No No GeForce GT 120 Yes Yes No No No No No GeForce...
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    WiFi Compatibility List for OS X and macOS [Broadcom, Atheros, Intel and Realtek]

    WiFi Compatibility List for OS X and macOS [Broadcom, Atheros, Intel and Realtek] Following are the list of compatible and non-compatible WiFi models for Mac. For Broadcom https://www.elitemacx86.com/threads/how-to-enable-broadcom-wifi.606/ For Atheros...
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    macOS Big Sur Compatibility List

    macOS Big Sur Compatibility List Following are the list of compatible Mac models which supports macOS Big Sur. To upgrade your Mac to macOS Big Sur, check the guide below...