MacPro 3,1 & GTX 1080 Ti, possible ?

Discussion in 'Mac Pro' started by Mark Spencer, Sep 30, 2017.

  1. Mark Spencer macrumors newbie

    Mark Spencer

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    Hey all,

    I was wondering if it was possible to upgrade my old early 2008 macpro 3,1 with GTX 1080 Ti's graphic card and... it doesn't work ... for the moment...

    I'm running with El Capitan OSX 10.11.6 (15G1611) and I just replaced my Sapphire AMD Radeon HD 7950 Mac Edition by ASUS GeForce® GTX 1080 TI 11GB Turbo for having a better workflow with my video softwares (like Premiere Pro & Resolve).
    I've made installations of latest CUDA's Driver and Web Drivers (WebDriver-346.03.15f09) as mentionned with these attached screenshots.

    So... If I upgrade to High Sierra OS with the related webdriver, is there any chance to give GTX 1080 Ti supporting by my MacPro 3,1 ?!
    Or do you have any suggestions to solve this problem please ?!
    Thanks for all your feedback.

    Kind regards,
     

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  2. h9826790 macrumors G5

    h9826790

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    1080Ti required 10.12.4 or later
     
  3. Mark Spencer thread starter macrumors newbie

    Mark Spencer

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    Ahaha okay... thank you h9826790, I launch install of Sierra and will see if it gonna be well support !
    --- Post Merged, Sep 30, 2017 ---
    I thought it will take just some few hours to install like an other OSX install but ... I didn't catch the information about Sierra uncompatibility... :)
    Let's go for a sweetie geek time ! Arggghhh !!
     
  4. flowrider macrumors 603

    flowrider

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    AND The apropos Nvidia Web Driver!

    Lou
     

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