Hackintosh Asus Zenbook UX430UA

  • Model: Asus UX430UA
  • macOs Big Sur 11.2.3
  • OpenCore: 0.6.8
  • FileSystem: APFS
  • SMBIOS: MacBookPro14,1
  • BIOS: 307
  • Wifi: replaced to “Broadcom BCM94352Z M.2 NGFF 802.11AC 867Mbps BT 4.0 DW1560 for Mac Hackintosh”
  • CPU: Kaby Lake i7-7500U
  • GPU: Intel HD Graphics 620
  • Display: 14`
  • RAM: 8GB 2133MHz DDR4
  • HDD: 512GB SATA3 M.2 SSD
  • More info https://www.asus.com/Laptops/ASUS-ZenBook-UX430UA/Tech-Specs/


  • wifi 2,4/5Ghz
  • BlueTooth 4.0
  • eth USB 10/100/1000 LAN
  • USB2/3/C works fine – generate custom SSDT for USBInjectAll.kext
  • AirDrop
  • GPU/CPU full acceleration(used ssdtPRGen.sh for PM) – “Intel HD Graphics 620 1536 MB” 
  • all sensors, cpu, gpu, fans without any problems(average temperature 35-39′ in normal usage)
  • m.2 Sandisk, trim – native support
  • USB-C/3/2
  • battery, cycle count etc, battery life ~7h with regular use and ~2,5h with external display 4K video
  • sleep/wake(on charger and battery)
  • brightness, slider, auto change level(battery/charger) 16 levels
  • FN keys, keyboard backlight 3 levels AsusNBFnKeys.kext + AsusFnKeysDaemon for FN+F1 (sleep), FN+F2 (airplane mode)
  • FN+F1 go sleep FN+F2 airplane mode FN+F3/4 keyboard backlight FN+F5/6 display brightness FN+F7 display off FN+F8 switch displays FN+F9 turn off trackpad FN+F10, 11/12 mute, volume level https://github.com/hieplpvip/AsusFnKeys
  • keyboard backlight 3 levels AsusNBFnKeys.kext + DSDT patches from EMlyDinEsh
  • HDMI external display(4K) on micro hdmi(NvidiaGraphicsFixup.kext)
  • HDMI audio
  • audio(speakers, microphone, headphones) - AppleALC.kext Lilu.kext inject id = 14 ALC295 + ALCPlugFix @InsanelyDeepak
  • Chime startup sound - "Carillon-AppleALC-Version"
  • imessage, facetime, hand-off
  • camera USB2.0 HD UVC WebCam
  • card reader(in system pref “This computer doesn’t contain any Apple Internal Memory Card Readers.” but in USB “Flash Card Reader/Writer”) so it works as regular pendrive
  • touchpad horizontal/vertical scrolling, 3 fingers(mission control etc), zoom, notifications, swipe full screen etc - ELAN 1200 https://github.com/hieplpvip/VoodooI2C
  • fingerprint sensor ELAN:Fingerprint - device is recognised in Sytem Info but now port HS09 is disabled (in new BIOS disabled option)

not working:

  • fingerprint sensor and never will. Disabled in BIOS.
TODO: - nothing

More info on: https://www.tonymacx86.com/threads/asus-ux430ua-kaby-lake-intel-hd-graphics-620.225847/