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.
Ishaan compares crypto mining to gold or diamond mining. He was inspired by YouTube videos, after which he started mining Etherium on his Alienware PC.
To explore the device's capabilities, the miner used Ethash, Kawpow and Octopus algorithms to mine Ethereum, Ravencoin and Conflux, respectively.
According to the results of the last quarter, the launch of CMP video cards brought the company $ 150 million in revenue. At the moment, the expected amount of profit is estimated at $ 400 million.
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.