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  1. EliteMacx86

    GUIDE How to Enable Card Reader on macOS [Clover/OpenCore]

    How to Enable Card Reader on macOS [Clover/OpenCore] An EliteMacx86 Exclusive Guide - This guide covers implementation of Card Reader on macOS using Clover and OpenCore. Overview Card Reader can be an essential requirement for the users who are into editing or photography. On some of the...
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    GUIDE How to Enable Discrete GPU Power Management [NVIDIA/AMD]

    How to Enable Discrete GPU Power Management on macOS [NVIDIA/AMD] An EliteMacx86 Exclusive Guide - This guide covers implementation of DGPU Power Management on macOS. Overview Like CPU Power Management, it's also required to enable GPU Power Management. The macOS native power management...
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    GUIDE How to Download macOS Big Sur on Unsupported Mac

    How to Download macOS Big Sur on Unsupported Mac An EliteMacx86 Exclusive Guide - This guide covers downloading a copy of macOS Big Sur, unofficially. Overview Recently, Apple announced their new macOS lineup i.e macOS Big Sur 11.0 which is Apple's newest and most awaited OS. Mojave adding...
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    Intel GPU Compatibility List [Sierra/High Sierra/Mojave/Catalina/Big Sur]

    Gen5 Manufacturer Model Segment Base Frequency Max Dynamic Frequency Max Memory Metal Compatible Sierra High Sierra Mojave Catalina Big Sur Intel HD Graphics Radeon HD 2400 PRO Radeon HD 2400 XT Radeon HD 2600 PRO...
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    GUIDE How to Create OpenCore Config.plist for your Unsupported Mac [Mac Pro/iMac/Mac Mini]

    How to Create OpenCore Config.plist for your Unsupported Mac [Mac Pro/iMac/Mac Mini] An EliteMacx86 Exclusive Guide - By following this guide, you'll be able to create a OpenCore config.plist for booting macOS Big Sur on your unsupported Mac. Overview You might have been wondering why OpenCore...
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    GUIDE How to Install macOS Big Sur on Unsupported Mac mini [Mac mini3,1 to Mac mini6,2]

    How to Install macOS Big Sur on Unsupported Mac mini An EliteMacx86 Exclusive Guide - This guide covers a clean installation of macOS Big Sur on Unsupported Mac mini, unofficially. Overview Recently, Apple announced their new macOS lineup i.e macOS Big Sur 11.0 which is Apple's newest and...
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    GUIDE How to Install macOS Big Sur on Unsupported iMac [iMac 8,1 to iMac14,3]

    How to Install macOS Big Sur on Unsupported iMac An EliteMacx86 Exclusive Guide - This guide covers a clean installation of macOS Big Sur on Unsupported iMac, unofficially. Overview Recently, Apple announced their new macOS lineup i.e macOS Big Sur 11.0 which is Apple's newest and most awaited...
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    GUIDE Internet Recovery for macOS Big Sur using OpenCore

    Internet Recovery for macOS Big Sur using OpenCore This guide covers Internet recovery for macOS Big Sur using OpenCore Since Apple has not yet stored the Recovery Installer on the server, it cannot be downloaded via BDU, I sat down and created an Internet Recovery Installer. The Recovery...
  9. EliteMacx86

    How to Install macOS Big Sur on your Mac

    How to Install macOS Big Sur on your Mac The following is a guide for installing macOS Big Sur on your Mac. You can use this guide for a clean install of macOS Big Sur on your compatible Mac. Before you start with this guide, here's are few requirements A working Internet connection. A 16 GB...
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    How to Upgrade to macOS Big Sur [MacBook Pro/MacBook Air/MacBook/iMac Pro/iMac/Mac mini/Mac Pro

    How to Upgrade to macOS Big Sur [MacBook Pro/MacBook Air/MacBook/iMac Pro/iMac/Mac mini/Mac Pro This guide is about upgrading your Mac to macOS Big Sur, the latest version of Mac Operating System from Apple. Before you proceed with an upgrade, we suggest you to check the compatibility for Mac...
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    AMD GPU Compatibility List for macOS [Sierra/High Sierra/Mojave/Catalina/Big Sur]

    HD 2000 Series Manufacturer Model Memory Size Memory Interface Memory Interface Width Metal Compatible Sierra High Sierra Mojave Catalina Big Sur Radeon HD 2350 Radeon HD 2400 PRO Radeon HD 2400 XT Radeon HD 2600 PRO...
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    INFO NVIDIA GPU Compatibility List for macOS [Sierra/High Sierra/Mojave/Catalina/Big Sur]

    Reserved 200 Series Manufacturer Model Memory Size Memory Interface Memory Interface Width Metal Compatible Sierra High Sierra Mojave Catalina Big Sur NVIDA GeForce 210 GeForce GT 220 GeForce GT 240 GeForce 400 Series...
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    GUIDE How to create a config.plist for booting macOS on AMD Desktops [OpenCore]

    How to create a config.plist for booting macOS on AMD Desktops [OpenCore] An EliteMacx86 Exclusive Guide - This guide covers creation of config.plist for booting macOS on AMD Desktops for OpenCore as a bootloader. Overview The config.plist is a system configuration file for the Hackintosh...
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    GUIDE How to Boot macOS Installer on Desktops using OpenCore [Intel/AMD]

    How to Boot macOS Installer on Desktops using OpenCore [Intel/AMD] An EliteMacx86 Exclusive Guide - This guide covers booting of macOS installer using OpenCore for Intel and AMD Desktops. Overview Booting macOS installer on Desktops can be challenging for the new users. This guide covers a...
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    WiFi Compatibility List for Broadcom, Atheros and Intel for macOS [Sierra/High Sierra/Mojave/Catalina/Big Sur]

    WiFi Compatibility List [Sierra/High Sierra/Mojave/Catalina/Big Sur] 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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    GUIDE How to Enable Broadcom Bluetooth

    How to Enable Broadcom Bluetooth on macOS [Clover/OpenCore] An EliteMacx86 Exclusive Guide - This guide covers implementation of Broadcom Bluetooth on macOS using Clover and OpenCore. Overview There are several Broadcom WiFi cards which works OOTB. However, there are few cards which are fully...
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    GUIDE How to Enable Broadcom WiFi on macOS [Clover/OpenCore]

    How to Enable Broadcom WiFi on macOS [Clover/OpenCore] An EliteMacx86 Exclusive Guide - This guide covers implementation of Broadcom WiFi on macOS using Clover and OpenCore. Overview There are several Broadcom WiFi cards which works OOTB. However, there are few cards which are fully supported...
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    GUIDE How to Enable Intel Bluetooth on macOS [Clover/OpenCore]

    How to Enable Intel Bluetooth on macOS [Clover/OpenCore] An EliteMacx86 Exclusive Guide - This guide covers implementation of Intel Bluetooth on macOS using Clover and OpenCore. Overview There are several Intel WiFi cards which works OOTB. However, it lacks on and off function and can have...
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    GUIDE How to Enable Intel WiFi on macOS [Clover/OpenCore]

    How to Enable Intel WiFi on macOS [Clover/OpenCore] An EliteMacx86 Exclusive Guide - This guide covers implementation of Intel WiFi on macOS using Clover and OpenCore. Overview There are several Broadcom WiFi cards which works OOTB. However, there are few cards which are fully supported but...
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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...