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Dell Latitude 5290 2-in-1 UHD620 iGPU CLOVER


- CPU : Intel® Kaby Lake R Core™ i5-8350U Processor @1.70GHz (Turbo boost up to 3.60GHz)
- Graphics : Intel® UHD Graphics 620
- Sound : Realtek ALC225 (ALC3253)
- Display : 12.3" WUXGA+ 1920x1280 3:2 10xPoints Multi Touch
- Memory : 8GB LPDDR3 1867MHz
- Wireless : Broadcom BCM943602BAED-based DW1830
- External Ports : 1 x USB 3.1 Gen1, 2 x DP over USB Type-C, 1 x Audio Jack

- SmartCard Reader

Bios/Clover Bootloader/macOS Version

- Bios : 1.7.3
- Clover Bootloader : v2.4k r4920 (or Higher)
- macOS : 10.14

Bios Setup

- Load Optimized Defaults



- ApfsDriverLoader-64.efi
- AptioMemoryFix-64.efi
- FSInject-64.efi
- HFSPlus.efi
- VirtualSmc.efi


- AirportBrcmFixup.kext
- AppleALC.kext
- BrcmFirmwareRepo.kext
- BrcmPatchRAM2.kext
- EFICheckDisabler.kext
- Lilu.kext
- NullEthernet.kext (because this tablet PC has no built-in Ethernet)
- SMCBatteryManager.kext
- SMCLightSensor.kext
- SMCProcessor.kext
- SMCSuperIO.kext
- USBPorts.kext    -    Hackintool generated, HS / SS port matching and realignment
- VirtualSMC.kext
- VoodooI2C.kext
- VoodooI2CHID.kext
- VoodooPS2Controller.kext    -    Add 'Info.plist - IOKitPersonalities - IONameMatch - Item 0 - PNP044E'
- WhateverGreen.kext


After installation
- Remove these boot flags  
- Additional patches are required for iMessage and Facetime activation 


Intel UHD Graphics 620
- This build is suitable for 'Dell Latitude 5290 2-in-1' system uses iGPU of 'Intel UHD Graphics 620'  
  If your iGPU is not 'Intel UHD Graphics 620', additional graphics patches might be required


NullEthernet.kext & ssdt-rmne.aml
- Null Ethernet is used to prevent a Mac address-based license for some software from being broken when a wireless card is absent or replaced (including iCloud)
  If you do not need to consider blocking software licenses by changing your Mac address, you can remove it

What Works

- Intel® UHD Graphics 620 QE/CI, 2048MB Vram
- Type C DP 2 ports Video / Audio output Hot Swap
- Brightness control
- Lid Close Sleep with Magnetic Travel Keyboard
- I2C touch screen Up to 4 points Gesture action (recognized as Magic Trackpad 2)

- Built-in speaker
- Built-in microphone
- Line input
- DP Audio Output

- I2C touch screen Up to 4 points Gesture action (recognized as Magic Trackpad 2)
- I2C Keyboard (Magnetic Travel Keyboard) with Backlight
- Touchpad (Magnetic Travel Keyboard, recognized as mouse)
- Volume button, window button, power button

Power Management
- CPU/Speed Step
- Battery
- DP over USB Type-C, 2 Ports Charging
- Sleep/Wake

Storage Device
- Full Size / Type-C USB 2.0, 3.0 Hot Swap
- M.2 NVME 2280/ m.2 SATA 2280 1 Slot and m.2 NVME 2230(2242)/ m.2 SATA 2230(2242) 1 Slot

Wireless communication
- iMessage/FaceTime/App Store
- Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Airdrop, Continuity with macOS compatible wireless card


- If USB device is connected to Full size USB port with power connected state, it wakes up immediately after sleeping  
  Fixed after Full size USB port as internal port  
  As a result, if you connect a device above USB 3.0 to the Full size USB port, it will be recognized as an internal disk icon


- When the battery is in use, the disk not ejected properly after sleeping  
  Fixed with SafeSleepUSB.app or Jettison.app


- WWAN communication via WWAN card, USIM, and Legacy_Sierra_QMI.kext is feasible, but has not been tried yet


- DW1820A (BCM94350ZAE) - 1028:0021 (part# CN-0VW3T3)  
  Issue 1 : WiFi Down sometimes


- DW1830 (BCM943602BAED) - VendorID : 0489, DeviceID : E0A1, Firmware Version:v5 c4510 (v5 c4096)  
  Issue 1 : Bluetooth not works after sleep  
  Issue 2 : If check 'Wake for Wi-Fi network access', wifi speed will be very slow after sleep.


 - MicroSD slot not working properly  
  If you use modified Sinetek-rtsx.kext, you can use HFS + formatted SD card, but there are still some problems


- PCIe front and rear camera (AVStream2500, OV series camera) not recognized


- Compared to Windows, white noise occurs a little on speakers


- In case of new installation, Magic Trackpad 2 touch screen via VoodooI2C, VoodooI2CHID is not immediately recognized and suddenly recognized after specific setup / injection event after personal setting  
  Once recognized, the touch screen will not be lost  
  After recognized the touch screen, the touch pad of the Magnetic Travel Keyboard is disabled, which can be activated using Karabiner


- 3:2 resolution HiDPI not works through known method


Files and Details (Github)





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