1. costabunny

    MP 1,1-5,1 cMP 2009 dual CPU - Random shutdowns

    Hi y’all My Mac Pro 4.1 dual CPU was a swap for my XBox One S. It was purchased direct from Apple UK by my friend who did the swap. He has had it in his photography studio, and it has done light work over it’s life. Anyways; first thing I had to do was put a boot disk in it and re-install...
  2. Mihatsu

    Bootcamp and sleepless mac pro 5.1

    HI, I was 100% that i find the answer for this one from google or here but no. I have mac pro 5.1, 2x ssd drives and 1080ti + original gt120. I had to install Windows 10 because i have to run some non mac apps. I have installed all bootcamp drivers and the lates imacpro bootcamp. Everything...
  3. orph

    MP 1,1-5,1 What is safe PSU temps cmp5,1

    Hay in the UK & we have a small heat wave, iv seen my PSU sensor 2 hit 67c+ at default settings. After that iv set the PSU fan to keep the PSU sensor 2 under 50c but at 1400-2000RPM it’s a real pain. 2000RPM and still 49c on PSU sensor 2 ! So is it safe to let it get that hot? Anything I can do...
  4. D

    2017 iMac 5.1 surround sound?

    Hey! We have just upgraded from a windows PC to a 2017 27" iMac, we've been using these speakers with the PC - https://www.trust.com/en/product/21738-gxt-658-tytan-5-1-surround-speaker-system These are the connections on the back, and the cables that went to to computer - I was wondering if...
  5. F

    MP 1,1-5,1 Mac Pro (Mid 2010) SMC Failure?

    Im having an issue with my new Mac Pro 2010 I purchased. I transferred all my components from my 2008 Mac Pro (SSDs, HDDs, Disk Drive (2nd Bay), Video card, etc. I upgraded the processors to 2 x 3.46 GHz 6-Core Intel Xeons. Upgraded the OS to High Sierra and everything seems to be perfect. Im...
  6. 1415OH

    MP 1,1-5,1 Can I use Thunderbolt on 5.1 Mac Pro? Can you tell me how? (I'm trying to connect my audio card)

    Can I use Thunderbolt on 5.1 Mac Pro? Can you tell me how? (I'm trying to connect my audio card)
  7. H

    Can’t get 5.1 to work

    Logic of my purchase despite owning a smart 4K tv: Convenience, as I hate how Android Oreo on my Sony chugs and lags. The other reason for my purchase was so I could have a HomeKit hub. Setup I have my ATV plugged into the hdmi 2 port on my Sony X930E. An hdmi cable is connecting my old LG...
  8. bobitavu

    cpu upgrade fail single x5675 mac pro 2009 updated 5.1

    Hi, sorry for the double post, maybe some readers will only get it here Hi everyone, new to this forum. Mac pro 2009 mono cpu (stock mono 2,66) updated to 5.1, high sierra with bootrom MP51.0089.B00 BootROM CPU update fail !! Trying to install a x5675 bought on ebay After cpu change and new...
  9. Ithrial

    Mac Pro 5,1 HS slow M.2 Performance

    Afternoon all. I had a question about NVMe performance Mac Pro 5,1 Quad Core Xeon with 32GB HS 10.13.6 7950 3GB GPU I went a little cheap on the adapter and boot NVMe (which is still way faster than the SSDs I was using) Drive: Inland Professional 256GB M.2 2280 Gen3x2 SSD...
  10. phoenix.factory

    cMP 5.1 - how to test temp probe on CPU heatsink?

    Hi, a friend of mine tried to upgrade his dual CPU 2010 cMP and it turns out like it failed. The guy won't start the the 2 CPUs attached. He took it to my place and I first tough it could be some bended pins on the CPU socket but CPU B looks nice and that's exactly when we attach the second...
  11. 1415OH

    MP5,1 X5690 Benchmark .. is it wrong?

    https://browser.geekbench.com/v4/cpu/12698992 I would guess 23000~32000 but result is 20578 .. (when i tested , open messanger app, chrome app, Mac Fans Control ) Do My MP5,1 Have problem? ( GPU AMD Radeon R9 280X 3072 MB )
  12. Mihatsu

    EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti FTW3 HYBRID Installation

    Hi, I tried to find some info from here how to power (Mac Pro 4.1-5.1) 1080ti card where is 2x8-pin connector but here wasn't so many conversation about it. So I took risk and ordered EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti FTW3 HYBRID card which is water cooled card. I was thinking to share this if it helps...
  13. B

    Stuck in Windows on my 5,1

    Hello MacRumors, Ran into an issue yesterday after installing High Sierra onto my 5,1. I upgraded my 5,1 to HS as a part of my journey to Mojave, installation was fine and easy. My machine was previously running Sierra and Windows 10 on separate SSDs and I was able to switch back and forth...
  14. Terje.video

    TmRam speed issues mp5.1

    Ihave a Mac Pro 5.1, 12-core 3.46 Westmere. I just bought 128gb of 1333 ddr3 ram for it, but it shows as being 800mhz only. I contacted the seller of the ram. Read what he said below. Is this correct and is there a way I can bring it up to 1333mhz? I took out half and it still says 800. I took...
  15. 1151105

    Mac Pro 2009 4,1 > 5,1 - Build + Benchmarks

    Hey guys, just wanted to get a post going with some benchmarks and stats for this *updated* build that many of you are probably running now. Here's mine: Mac Pro 2009 4,1 > 5,1 XEON x5680 x2 FW: Mojave on OCZ Vertex4 SSD 256GB Win10 on WD Black NVMe 500GB [Lycom DT-120] Ubuntu...
  16. agungpambudi

    Mac Pro 5,1 and Zotac GTX1080 mini

    Hi, im new to this forum. So im building my macpro 5,1 for editing and grading. The files are mostly coming from my Panasonic GH5 so its a 4k 10bit footage. So i install my zotac GTX 1080 mini. I got the latest cuda driver and Nvidia web driver for OS Sierra 10.12.6 I edited the file in...
  17. W

    Resolved GTX 980 Ti + MacOS Mojave on 2009 MacPro 4,1(Flashed to 5,1)

    Hello all, I apologize in advance if this has been asked in another thread but I can't find one that matches my setup. I have a 2009 MacPro 4,1 that has had the firmware flashed to become a 5,1 and allow the install of High Sierra. I was using it with the stock Nvidia GT 210 and then with a...
  18. 1415OH

    TOWER MAC 5.1 NVMe BOOTABLE? (high sierra)

    If Tower MAC 5.1 (2010 mid) of NVMe M.2 SSD (960evo, 970evo.. etc) was installed (bootable) , Can You explain how to install?
  19. slamjack

    Mac Pro 5.1 turns off when is put to sleep

    Model Name: Mac Pro Model Identifier: MacPro5,1 Processor Name: 6-Core Intel Xeon Processor Speed: 3,46 GHz Number of Processors: 2 Total Number of Cores: 12 L2 Cache (per Core): 256 KB L3 Cache (per Processor): 12 MB Memory: 96 GB Boot ROM Version: SMC...
  20. G

    Mac Pro 4,1->5,1 RX Vega

    Do the RX Vega cards need to be flashed to work with the old Mac Pros? I've done a lot of research about Nvidia cards, but I don't really know how it works with the AMD cards. I've seen some stuff about editing kext files. If you do that does it work with the EFI, or would it need to be flashed...