Jump to content



Member Since 17 Jun 2013
Offline Last Active Jul 23 2013 09:11 AM

Topics I've Started

Hp elitebook 2570p w/ Mountain Lion

17 June 2013 - 05:56 PM

Hi guys, 


I have just purchased a HP Elitebook 2570p (2013 model) and am interested to see if it is going to be possible to get any flavour of OSX running on it (preferably the newer the better ;P )

Below is the full spec but in short it has an intel core i7 3520M (Ivy Bridge) with HD 4000 integrated graphics....

Mobile Intel QM77 Express (vPro support)

8GB DDR3 PC3-12800 SDRAM (1600 MHz)


Processors Information
Processor 1 ID = 0
Number of cores 2 (max 8)
Number of threads 4 (max 16)
Name Intel Core i7 3520M
Codename Ivy Bridge
Specification Intel® Core™ i7-3520M CPU @ 2.90GHz
Package (platform ID) Socket 988B rPGA (0x4)
Extended CPUID 6.3A
Core Stepping E1/L1
Technology 22 nm
TDP Limit 35 Watts
Core Speed 1198.3 MHz
Multiplier x Bus Speed 12.0 x 99.9 MHz
Stock frequency 2900 MHz
Instructions sets MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, SSSE3, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, EM64T, VT-x, AES, AVX
L1 Data cache 2 x 32 KBytes, 8-way set associative, 64-byte line size
L1 Instruction cache 2 x 32 KBytes, 8-way set associative, 64-byte line size
L2 cache 2 x 256 KBytes, 8-way set associative, 64-byte line size
L3 cache 4 MBytes, 16-way set associative, 64-byte line size
FID/VID Control yes
Turbo Mode supported, enabled
Max non-turbo ratio 29x
Max turbo ratio 36x
Max efficiency ratio 12x
Min Power 24 Watts
O/C bins +4
Ratio 1 core 36x
Ratio 2 cores 34x
Ratio 3 cores 34x
Ratio 4 cores 34x
TSC 2896.2 MHz
APERF 1197.4 MHz
MPERF 2896.0 MHz
Northbridge Intel Ivy Bridge rev. 09
Southbridge Intel ID1E55 rev. 04
Memory Type DDR3
Memory Size 8056 MBytes
Channels Dual
Memory Frequency 798.9 MHz (1:6)
CAS# latency (CL) 9.0
RAS# to CAS# delay (tRCD) 9
RAS# Precharge (tRP) 9
Cycle Time (tRAS) 24
Command Rate (CR) 1T
MCHBAR I/O Base address 0x0FED10000
MCHBAR I/O Size 19456
MCHBAR registers
Display Adapters
Display adapter 0
Display name \\.\DISPLAY1
Name Intel® HD Graphics 4000
Memory size 2112 MB
PCI device bus 0 (0x0), device 2 (0x2), function 0 (0x0)
Vendor ID 0x8086 (0x103C)
Model ID 0x0166 (0x17A7)
Performance Level 0
Win32_VideoController AdapterRAM = 0x84000000 (2214592512)
Windows Version Microsoft Windows 7 (6.1) 64-bit Service Pack 1 (Build 7601) 
DirectX Version 11.0

Any help or pointers would be much appreciated. In the interim i'm going to keep reading up some more icon_razz.gif


Any tips for the best tutorial to follow?  Im quite tech savvy and can follow most instructions ;) ... 

Many thanks in advance.

© 2017 InsanelyMac  |   News  |   Forum  |   Downloads  |   OSx86 Wiki  |   Designed by Ed Gain  |   Logo by irfan  |   Privacy Policy