# Supported/Unsupported Chipsets

With macOS there's a limited amount of supported hardware regardless of which category and wireless cards are no different.

# Supported chipsets

# Big Sur(11)

  • BCM943602
  • BCM94360
  • BCM94352
  • BCM94350

# Mojave(10.14) and Catalina(10.15)

  • BCM94331
    • May require you to force load IO80211Family.kext when running macOS 10.15, Catalina, see Kernel -> Force in OpenCore for more details
  • All those mentioned in Big Sur(11) are also supported in Mojave(10.14) and Catalina(10.15)

# High Sierra(10.13)

  • BCM94321
  • BCM943224
  • AR9285(AR5B95)
  • AR9287(AR5B97)
  • AR9280(AR5BHB92)
  • AR9380(AR5BXB112)
  • All those mentioned in Mojave and newer are also supported in High Sierra

# Unsupported Chipsets

# Broadcom

  • BCM4311
  • BCM4312
  • BCM4313
  • BCM4356
  • BCM43142
  • BCM43228

# Atheros

  • AR5424

# Intel

Currently no Intel chipsets are not officially supported in macOS, however great work has been done in this space with itlwm: Where's my Intel Wifi:

Last Updated: 10/9/2020, 3:23:58 PM