Register FAQ / Rules Forum Spy Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
Go Back   MacRumors Forums > Apple Hardware > Desktops > iMac

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old Aug 6, 2013, 02:16 PM   #26
meste
macrumors newbie
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Quote:
Originally Posted by Obioban View Post
Link to where to buy the best one for a 2011 iMac?
I am also interested in this answer...
meste is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Aug 20, 2013, 05:05 AM   #27
Obioban
macrumors member
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
bump
Obioban is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Sep 3, 2013, 10:18 PM   #28
fdtest61
macrumors newbie
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Post I did the upgrade to 2700k on my imac 27 inch 2011

Here is the image now how do we edit these boot files on mountain lion 10.8 to get the install done????


Im currently on 10.7.5 and can not get to 10.8 osx need to figure out how to get these files on the cd to accept the intel 2700k CPU.

Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	Screen-Shot-2013-09-03-at-11.14.59-PM.jpg
Views:	76
Size:	62.1 KB
ID:	431413  
fdtest61 is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Oct 5, 2013, 08:04 PM   #29
JustKay
macrumors newbie
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
I just tried to install Mavericks on my i7 2700k upgraded iMac, did someone successfully complete the upgrade?

On 10.8, I have removed AppleHWSensor.kext, but looks like this trick is not working anymore on 10.9.
JustKay is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Oct 22, 2013, 02:31 PM   #30
fdtest61
macrumors newbie
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Smile JustKay Let me know how you upgraded to 10.8 from 10.7

Hey justkay I also have a mac 2700k CPU mid 2011 27inch, How where you able to upgrade from 10.7.5 to 10.8 I also have a 512 ssd installed and run into non stop power cycle issues when I try to upgrade to 10.8 let me know how you figured it out. then I will try upgrading to mavricks.
fdtest61 is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Oct 25, 2013, 07:24 PM   #31
Vitalemazo
macrumors newbie
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Post 2700k and 3770k intel imac 2011 mid 27. Inch samsung ssd

No I have tried the install with a intel 3770 k on my mid 2011 27 inch imac with samsung 830 ssd the screen won't power on!! I'm back to my 2700k and mavrick but when I reboot mavrick running the 2700k CPU the computer gives me error screen and to press any key to reboot so mavrick and 2700k CPU don't work either unless some one figures out what's causing mavrick and the 2700k CPU glitch or which file to edit again the 3770k i7 intel did not even power in the screen so that was a waste of time trying !
Vitalemazo is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Dec 30, 2013, 12:22 AM   #32
drtome
macrumors newbie
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Hi,
Before I throw an i7-2600 into my imac mid 2011, 21.5" I would like to know your experiences on the higher watts (95 vs 65). Any negative effects?
drtome
drtome is offline   0 Reply With Quote

Reply
MacRumors Forums > Apple Hardware > Desktops > iMac

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
HDMI Adapter Cable not working Mirrors Mac Peripherals 0 Oct 19, 2011 01:02 PM
How to overclock Mid 2011 iMac? Jimmy Guphanti iMac 27 Jul 1, 2011 11:52 AM
2011 27" i5 Imac CPU sits at 25% when idle? iloveimac iMac 5 Jun 28, 2011 02:27 PM
New iMac 27" 2011 & Unacceptable Kernel Panics Prekesh iMac 4 Jun 9, 2011 03:24 PM
27-inch imac cpu upgrade? lPHONE iMac 13 Feb 22, 2011 03:57 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:47 AM.

Mac Rumors | Mac | iPhone | iPhone Game Reviews | iPhone Apps

Mobile Version | Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD
Copyright 2002-2013, MacRumors.com, LLC