If you’re thinking about mining cryptocurrency in 2019, figuring out how to do so isn’t the question. The question is how cryptocurrency will fare.
GPU price declines mean building cryptocurrency mining rig is far more viable. All popular AMD and Nvidia mining video card prices are at 12 month lows. Are you building?
The battle lines have been drawn: GPUs vs. ASICs. With Bitmain releasing ASICs for new cryptocurrency algorithms at an increasing rate, coins start considering, and making, anti-ASIC updates that keep GPU mining relevant.
Here’s how to safely shut down a hot Antminer (S9, A3, L3+) without worry about damaging the sensitive ASIC hardware inside.
Bitmain’s Antminer E3 Ethash (Ethereum) miner is the Chinese-based ASIC manufacturer’s third algorithm-specific ASIC miner released in less than a year. Is the E3 a game changer for GPU miners?