Tag: asic

59 In the ASIC-age, is it worth starting mining Bitcoin at home? 2015-11-07T10:54:58.147

34 Bitcoin Mining ASICs used for cryptographic application? Rainbow tables? 2013-01-23T11:16:30.123

32 Do these new ASIC miners really pay for themselves in 5 days? 2013-04-04T21:38:32.443

27 Is Butterfly Labs reputable / Should I preorder the SC Jalepeno? 2012-06-24T05:37:22.513

25 How does AsicBoost work? 2016-04-02T00:42:32.007

22 What does it mean for a cryptocurrency to be ASIC-resistant? 2014-08-10T15:58:32.167

20 What's the difference between an ASIC and an FPGA? Which is better for mining? 2011-08-30T22:38:24.593

14 Is it worthy to use "bitcoin usb block erupter" 2013-08-05T07:25:58.840

14 What are ASIC miners actually doing? 2013-11-20T09:53:23.523

13 What is more effective than ASIC mining? 2012-11-15T15:31:54.980

13 Why are companies selling mining hardware instead of using it themselves? 2013-01-03T14:53:41.403

12 Why do the creators of ASICs not just keep them for themselves? 2013-04-06T00:56:52.087

10 Is there time-to-failure data available for any of the BFL products? 2012-04-22T01:58:18.163

9 Can ASIC or FPGA boards be used to mine Litecoin? 2013-09-24T15:49:17.487

9 Why do leading ASICs manufacturers sell their chips? 2016-05-25T10:50:49.513

8 Can ASICS Merge-Mine? 2013-01-03T22:51:31.003

8 Where can we buy shares of ASICMiner 2013-04-24T09:08:17.990

7 Now that my GPU mining rig will be made obsolete, where to turn? 2013-01-25T04:08:13.280

7 Are Bitcoin ASICs good for anything else other than mining? 2013-04-30T11:46:24.073

7 What does "ASIC" mean? 2013-07-07T08:53:14.783

7 When did the ASIC mining era begin? 2015-10-19T09:11:13.390

6 Are there any attempts at creating ASIC for bitcoin mining? 2012-03-09T13:08:31.730

6 How will the Bitcoin network look after BFL ASIC hardware shipments? 2012-09-26T23:36:32.440

6 What portion of the mining process does an ASIC perform? 2015-12-08T18:43:05.747

5 What's a better investment? Buying an ASIC-based mining rig, or buying bitcoin itself? 2013-01-06T00:29:39.507

5 Self assembling of hardware for bitcoin mining 2013-04-09T04:51:11.237

5 Using ASIC for password cracking - mad concept? 2013-11-09T18:14:51.627

5 Are Bitcoin ASICs Optimized for Fixed Length Messages? 2015-01-09T17:53:15.823

5 Open source ASIC design plans in Hardware Description Language (HDL) format? 2015-04-27T14:13:40.757

5 What can be done with old (unprofitable) ASICs? 2016-05-21T08:13:25.887

5 How does Segwit prevent ASICBOOST? 2017-07-11T11:11:15.430

5 How to select minimum difficulty when mining with Slush Pool 2017-10-15T07:25:17.450

5 Is bitcoin-gold more ASIC-resistant than Litecoin? 2017-12-14T06:23:49.677

4 What other purposes can I use my [obsolete] hashing hardware for? 2012-09-19T05:15:14.477

4 When will FPGAs and ASICs 'replace' GPUs for mining? 2012-11-12T09:23:29.683

4 Which ASIC Bitcoin Miner gets you best bang for you buck as of today? 2013-02-21T16:49:26.953

4 5 GH/s Bitcoin Miner from Butterfly Labs can mine Litecoin? 2013-11-29T09:21:22.573

4 Could an algorithm be made ASIC-resistant by simply adding deterministic permutations depending on the hash of the previous block and the nonce? 2013-12-13T01:23:11.347

4 Which coins can butterfly-labs miners mine 2013-12-15T14:15:10.250

4 Is Vertcoin really ASIC resistant? 2014-02-24T07:53:40.437

4 What is the difference between Gridseed ASIC and Scrypt ASIC 2015-10-15T10:22:01.293

4 Bitcoin migrating to a ASIC resistant mining algorithm like RandomX used on Monero 2019-12-14T23:02:09.553

3 FPGA/ASIC with general SHA-1 and SHA-2 capabilities 2013-05-17T20:19:36.153

3 Bitcoin erupters not stable on Ubuntu and cgminer 3.3? 2013-06-25T13:09:14.517

3 Are there alternatives to ButterflyLabs? 2013-07-06T17:18:16.900

3 BFGMINER error while loading shared libraries 2013-10-26T05:44:05.743

3 Can ASIC miners easily be used to guess brainwallet passphrases? 2014-04-10T09:30:25.397

3 Can Bitcoin mining hardware be used for other Crypto coins? 2014-06-15T12:07:06.643

3 Reusability of ASIC miners 2014-10-22T07:47:52.833

3 What could be the reason for one loop being significantly more power hungry on an SP20? 2015-01-09T23:24:39.557

3 ASIC resistant PoW mechanism that generates new hash functions. How does that work? 2015-02-14T06:04:41.673

3 Where can I find a full list of all Bitcoin mining hardware ever used? 2015-03-28T23:26:33.383

3 Zeusminer not being recognized with BFGminer 2015-06-02T02:29:49.127

3 How to connect to antpool? 2015-06-16T00:15:35.693

3 Using a Bitcoin or Litecoin miner for attacking PBKDF2 / SHA-256 2015-09-16T13:31:36.517

3 ASIC and FPGA feasibility as GPU 2015-12-06T08:14:40.120

3 Why are there different mining hardware for different hashing algorithms? 2016-05-25T12:31:15.887

3 Would like to setup my own mining pool for PPC Peercoin 2017-03-24T20:02:22.073

3 Why is SHA3 less conducive to ASIC? 2017-06-17T14:12:22.143

2 Are there proposed hardfork changes that couldn't be made if the market was filled with ASIC miners? 2012-06-23T12:33:39.643

2 Has LargeCoin shipped any hardware yet? 2012-08-03T03:29:24.430

2 Is the minimum amount of money required to purchase >50% hash power equal to max worth of all existing bitcoins? 2013-01-24T04:47:11.590

2 What bitcoin mining software is easy to use and start mining immediately with a pool & new ASIC boards? 2013-02-22T16:48:20.663

2 Where is it possible to buy an ASIC? 2013-03-18T13:08:34.613

2 How much ASIC power has been, or is being, shipped in 2013? 2013-03-21T23:14:13.353

2 How many confirmations is enough if block creation rate is volatile? 2013-03-26T22:20:06.860

2 How does ASICMINER use the blockchain to record share ownership? 2013-05-22T19:31:51.133

2 How to set up ASIC properly? 2013-06-27T00:37:14.847

2 How much will difficulty increase when ASIC miners become generally availible in the coming months? 2013-07-08T06:08:10.027

2 Why do bitcoin mining companies sell hardware if the hardware they are selling makes them money? 2013-07-09T04:02:20.687

2 BlueFury BF1 and Mac OS X 2013-10-16T14:00:03.800

2 Best way to obtain/earn bitcoins 2013-10-26T11:00:34.033

2 Maximum number of block erupters raspberry pi can handle? 2013-10-28T17:46:17.150

2 Is ASIC miner worth my money? 2013-11-28T09:45:19.237

2 What do the indicator lights mean on USB Block Erupter ASICs? 2013-12-10T04:25:30.470

2 How to open a Butterflylabs miner? 2014-01-01T12:59:36.520

2 USB hub busy when mining Peercoin with Red Fury ASIC running Minepeon 2014-01-30T15:27:23.430

2 Problems with Antminer U1 - why doesn't it work? 2014-01-31T01:08:19.203

2 BFGminer can't find my NanoFury on Raspberry Pi 2014-03-25T02:48:35.820

2 What is the maximum number of bits mining hardware ever needs to hash at one time? 2014-06-25T05:20:49.943

2 Is it possible to convert Bitcoin Miner to Litecoin Miner? 2014-09-13T10:28:46.887

2 When ASICs generate a share, is it always at difficulty 1? 2014-12-15T21:23:03.907

2 Non-Bitcoin Uses for Old ASIC Miners? 2015-03-14T01:25:57.267

2 What is the benchmark that mining ASICs are measured with to determine the hash rates? 2015-03-22T20:59:53.003

2 How to setup bitcoind 10.2 for solo mining on LAN with Bitmain S3 2015-07-09T09:57:11.553

2 Can I upgrade the software on Cointerra TerraMiner IV? 2015-08-21T22:36:28.553

2 How do USB ASIC Miners Work? 2015-09-11T16:29:48.763

2 What if any proposed blockchain enhancements that require hard forks would require new ASIC hardware? 2015-12-08T16:13:42.347

2 cgminer: how to read the ASIC temperture 2015-12-17T05:47:24.083

2 How is mining profitable if a $10.000 ASIC will generate like $63.23 per month? 2016-01-07T01:51:17.343

2 ASICs not receiving all nonces 2018-03-16T11:30:41.543

2 Does asic API exists? 2018-10-10T14:07:53.473

2 ASIC-Resistant Proof of Work 2021-01-24T05:02:10.147

1 What mining parameters are not modifiable with ASIC miners? 2013-02-06T05:31:10.133

1 If Bitcoin mining is becoming more and more impractical, what then? 2013-04-09T04:48:37.783

1 Kickstarter for an Open Sourced ASIC 2013-04-18T04:19:03.897

1 International shipping times for Butterfly Labs ASIC hardware 2013-04-28T22:29:23.133

1 Could ASICs be used to mine a "BitcoinX4" blockchain? 2013-05-01T01:37:05.943

1 How to verify ASICMiner share ownership through Bitcoin address / blockchain.info? 2013-06-16T16:54:02.390