First Zcash Public Open Source GPU Miner

October 24, 2016 admin 0

  Wow things in the Zcash world are indeed beginning to move very fast. While there are many competing open source and private Zcash miners currently being developed an early entrant for GPU mining is now available to download. https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=1660023.0 [read more]

MSI RX 470 Further Tweaks

October 17, 2016 admin 8

In my previous guide RX 470 BIOS Mod I showed you how to make a VBIOS modification to allow your RX series card to perform a bit better than stock by modifying the memory strap timings in the BIOS. While [read more]

MSI RX 470 BIOS MOD

October 16, 2016 admin 12

  This guide will show you how to modify your GPU’s BIOS to be able to get a bit of additional hash-rate over the stock settings. In this example we will be using a later generation AMD Radeon RX470 video [read more]

How To: Mining Shift (SHF)

August 14, 2016 admin 0

How To: Mining Shift (SHF) Besides Ethereum and Ethereum Classic, there are a few other coins that use the Ethash (based upon the Dagger-Hashimoto) mining algorithm that are also profitable to mine. One of these is Shift coin (SHF) and [read more]

First Look: MSI RX 470 4 GB

August 13, 2016 admin 0

  First Look: MSI RX 470 4 GB Yesterday I received in two MSI AMD RX 470 4 GB cards from NewEgg to evaluate their performance in Ethash (Ethereum) mining. From what I read these cards are capable of 20-22 [read more]

ETH/ETC

August 8, 2016 admin 0

  One of the side effects of the ongoing ETH/ETC “war” is the decreased hash rate and resulting decreased difficulty on the main Ethereum chain. While many miners have switched over to ETC mining due to its increased profitability, obtained [read more]