15 Apr '13, 5pm

How Can I Identify The Best GPUs For Bitcoin Mining?

How Can I Identify The Best GPUs For Bitcoin Mining?

Quite recently, I wrote an article revealing the disadvantages to Bitcoin mining . More precisely, a major disadvantage to the actual Bitcoin mining process is the cost vs. revenue battle, where you may be spending more money on generating bitcoins than you are earning with the bitcoins you have mined. This can vary based on the hardware you use for mining as well as the current value of a bitcoin. However, even if you have read about the disadvantages to the process and have read our Bitcoin guide , you may have still decided to go for it and build yourself one or more Bitcoin mining rigs. The CPU does not matter for any bitcoin mining machines as the GPU(s) will do all of the work. As this page explains, GPUs can do a lot more number-crunching than CPUs can, which leads to faster mining. We also wrote another article which highlights differences between CPUs and GPUs wit...

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