Asus Zenbook UX331

Asus Zenbook UX331

华硕ASUS 2021-02-15

ASUS Zenbook UX331 OpenCore EFI Hackintosh

Asus Zenbook UX331 Asus Zenbook UX331

Laptop Specifications

ASUS Zenbook UX331FN

Hardware Name
CPU Intel Core i5-8265U @ 1.60 GHz
GPU Intel UHD Graphics 620, NVIDIA MX150 (disabled)
Memory 8 GB DDR4
Storage SanDisk SD7SN6S SATA M.2 256GB
Sound Card Realtek ALC294
Touchpad ELAN1200 I2C HID
WiFi Card Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8265

Hardware Compatibility

OpenCore EFI might work with Zenbook models under UX333, but it’s not recommended.
Specifically geared towards Zenbooks with Coffee Lake laptop processors.

Software Compatibility

As of January 26, 2021, it works with Mojave and above. Currently updated to OpenCore 0.6.5.

Everything that works perfectly at the moment

Functions Description
Intel Wi-Fi itlwm.kext works well, but HeliPort is required to run.
Bluetooth IntelBluetoothFirmware.kext is the BT driver added.
Sound alcid=21 layout ID is the only one that seems to work. Internal mic works. Speakers may not sound properly.
Battery Monitoring SSDT-USBX needed for monitoring battery power for Coffee Lake laptops.
Screen Backlight SSDT-PNLF-CFL fixed backlight control support on Coffee Lake. BrightnessKeys.kext for tuning on the screen brightness using keyboard.
Fn Keys, Backlit Keyboard AsusSMC patches in DSDT enabled them.
Graphics Acceleration VoodooTSCSync is required for Coffee Lake. Acceleration works well
Power Management SSDT-PLUG manages CPU power.
Keyboard VoodooPS2Controller.kext
Touchpad VoodooI2C.kextVoodooI2CHID.kext and SSDT-GPIO enable the ELAN1200 touchpad. There is a bug where touchpad will sometimes stop working and work after a few minutes
Android Tethering HoRNDIS.kext works with no issues.
AirPlay Works with no issues
  • Apple Services
  • Sleep
  • USB

Everything that doesn’t work

  • Ethernet
  • HDMI
  • Webcam
  • Touchscreen
  • Sidecar

Not Tested yet

  • AirDrop
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