Although immersion cooling has been in use for decades, submerging valuable electrical devices in various fluids still seems illogical. One might wonder why someone would bother to immerse their equipment to reduce their temperature.
If you mine cryptocurrency 24/7, this GPU will bring about 8.5 USD per day excluding electricity costs within the exchange rate of 1 ETH = 4,000 USD. The retail price of Alick is $2,060 USD. Thus, the payback period for this video card is 240 days (8 months).
The device should appear in Dell and Asus laptops. The desktop version will be the Intel Alchemist DG2-128EU with 6GB of GDDR6 memory with 96-bit interface. The version for laptops will not be as powerful and will only have 4 GB of memory and 64-bit.
To explore the device's capabilities, the miner used Ethash, Kawpow and Octopus algorithms to mine Ethereum, Ravencoin and Conflux, respectively.
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.