Hi there,

this is my first post here, but u didnt find any other thread with this question;

Is my HP Pavillion DV7 1080ED able to run Hackintosh?

Specs;

Processor / Chipset
CPU Intel Core 2 Duo P8400 / 2.26 GHz
Number of Cores Dual-Core
Cache L2 cache - 3.0 MB
64-bit Computing Yes
Platform Technology Intel Centrino 2

Memory
RAM 4.0 GB ( 2 x 2 GB )
Max RAM Supported 8.0 GB
Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Form Factor SO DIMM 200-pin
Slots Qty 2
Empty Slots 0.0

Storage
Hard Drive 250.0 GB HDD / 5400.0 rpm
Interface Serial ATA-150
Hard Drive (2nd) 250.0 GB / 5400.0 rpm - Serial ATA-150
Storage Removable None
Optical Drive DVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM / BD-ROM
Optical Drive (2nd) None
Hard drive type Portable

Display
Type 17.0 in
Max Resolution 1440 x 900 ( WXGA+ )
Widescreen Yes
Features BrightView

Audio & Video
Graphics Processor NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT - 512.0 MB
Total Available Graphics Memory 1791.0 MB
Sound Stereo speakers , Microphone
Compliant Standards Sound Blaster Pro
Audio Features Altec Lansing speakers

Input
Type QuickPlay,
Touchpad,
Keyboard

Communications
Wireless Bluetooth,
802.11 a/b/g/n (draft)
Wireless Controller Intel Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN
Network Interface Gigabit Ethernet

Battery
Technology 8-cell Lithium ion

Connections & Expansion
Slots 1.0 x Memory ( 0.0 free ),
2.0 x ExpressCard/54
Interfaces 4.0 x Display / video - VGA - 7 pin external Serial ATA,
1.0 x Hi-Speed USB - Input - Mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm,
1.0 x Docking / port replicator - Output - 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15),
1.0 x Headphones - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - 4 pin USB Type A,
1.0 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire) - Infrared - RJ-45,
1.0 x Remote control - eSATA - Mini-phone 3.5 mm,
1.0 x Display / video - HDMI,
2.0 x Microphone,
1.0 x Network,
1.0 x Storage
Memory Card Reader 5 in 1 card reader ( SD Memory Card ),
( Memory Stick ),
( xD-Picture Card ),
( MultiMediaCard ),
( Memory Stick PRO )

If it's able to do so, Where do i have to start?

Thnx for your help!

Steve