Hydroelectric power stations with surplus energy are located in Sichuan province and throughout the country. On the other hand, the industry in the US is also actively developing and is significantly ahead of the Middle Kingdom, Russia and other mining centers in some aspects.
Some hackers manage to earn more than 1 BTC per day only due to the viruses in other people's devices.
As for those who already own ASICs and video cards, there is also good news - their devices can be given a new lease of life throughout overclocking and extending their lifespan in a dust-free environment.
Literally, the abbreviation ASIC stands for “application-specific integrated circuit”. To put it simply, this device is designed to solve a specific problem.
We will start with a review of the most popular ASIC models and then we will build the economic model of each solution efficiency for February 2019.
Unlike ASIC, FPGA-based mining installations can be reconfigured for other tasks. In mining it works like this: if the network algorithm changes or there is a need to switch to a more profitable blockchain, FPGA adapts to them.