Please note that laptops with AMD Switchable Graphics or n Vidia Optimus with both Intel HD + AMD/n Vidia card will only be able to use Intel HD, unless you have the option to turn off Intel HD in BIOS.
If the name isn’t showing, you can go to to check it.
For example: Audio: IDT (111D) 7605 You need a Mavericks installer for Mac, it can be downloaded from Appstore for free.
Note that with Haswell CPUs you need a 10.9 installer or above.
You can always find and replace your unsupported one.
Here is the list of supported and unsupported card ( Yellow means work with Wifi Injector kext, Green means work OOB, red means unsupported, HMB cards are cards also have Bluetooth ) Or you can use a wifi dongle which is supported by OS X, but it also has downsides like battery draining, weak signal or causing sleep issues. Go to Device Manager, double-click the device you need to check, click Details, choose Hardware IDs to check the Vendor/Device ID.
All CPUs starting from Intel Core 2 Duo up to now (Haswell) is supported, except for Pentium Haswell, it’s reported as not compatible with Mavericks. Most AMD CPUs are supported thanks to the modded kernel allowing AMD CPUs to run OS X, more info can be found here.
Note that Intel Pentium D and some unsupported Intel CPU can use this AMD kernel as well.
We can patch Apple HDA to overcome Voodoo HDA’s weakness (need advance techniques).
Most of codecs that can be patched, except some stubborn chipset.
Here are all the guides that I've written based on my experience with the help of my friends.
Some are based on existing guides, but I have redefined to suit more system. I'm looking forward to receive your feedback to make them better. The right hardware for your Hackintosh Checking your hardware before installing OS XInstalling Mavericks/Yosemite using Chameleon (Legacy BIOS)Chameleon’s common bootflag Installing Mavericks using Clover (UEFI) Installing Yosemite using Clover (UEFI)How to boot into Clover UEFI Ozmosis modded BIOS Repository Install Chameleon bootloader – speedstep and installing kexts (Legacy BIOS)Install Clover bootloader – speedstep and installing kexts (UEFI)Install Clover Legacy bootloader (Legacy BIOS) How to check your CPU’s speedstep QE/CI for 1st Generation Intel HD Graphics Request for Apple HDA patching How to update OS X on your Hackintosh Dualboot Windows and OS X using Chameleon Dualboot Windows and OS X using Clover UEFI Sync time between Windows and OS XHow to fix i Cloud/i Message/Facetime on your Hackintosh DSDT/SSDT: Basic knowledge DSDT/SSDT: Edit using Mac IASLDSDT/SSDT: Common DSDT patches DSDT/SSDT: Enable battery by patching your DSDT using pre-made patches ( Laptop-exclusive ) Clover Config: Tweaking Clover menu entries Convert MBR to GPT/Windows Legacy to Windows UEFI How to patch Apple HDA Everything you need to know about NVRAM How to patch framebuffer AMD GPUPatched Framebuffer Repository DSDT/SSDT: Everything you need to know SSDTDSDT/SSDT: Disable dedicated GPU to extend battery life (Laptop-exclusive)DSDT/SSDT: Brightness fix for Intel HD3000/4000/4400/4600 (Laptop exclusive) Clover Config: Convert your patched Apple HDA to Clover patching-on-the-fly Here are some useful information when buying a laptop or building a Hackintosh, or probably been asking yourself “Is my PC fully support or what ? The GPU is considered the most important part of the Hackintosh ( if it can’t work you can’t see the screen or the animation’s laggy as hell ).