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Updating Hackintosh from 10.8 to Mavericks (10.9)

mavericks-hackintosh

Hardware

  • Z77-DS3H
  • i5-3570K @ 4.2GHz
  • 2x8 DDR3 Corsair Vengeance
  • ATI 5850

Pre-Requirements

  • Update the system at the last version of 10.8
  • Install all pending software updates
  • Clean the system with CCleaner or CleanMyMac (for ex.)

Mavericks Install

  • Download Mavericks from Apple Store
  • Create boot USB with myHack utility (Alternatively you can use Unibeast, but dont work nice in my case)

Post-Installation

Additionally for my hardware need custom drivers from Multibeast. This is my setup:

Captura de pantalla 2013-11-04 a la(s) 18.30.06and USB3 Support kexts (install with Kext Wizard).

Adjust CPU

  1. Generate CPU states with ssdtPrGen.sh. $1 argument is  your max OC turbo frequency (4200 in my case). Generate ssdt_pr dsl and aml files.
  2. Open Kext Wizard > DSDT > Save DSDT File
  3. Copy both *.aml files ad move to /Extra directory
  4. If you can problems with overclock, disable EIST from BIOS.