This unique event for the Bitcoin network happened on January 11 at a block height of 718,124. Although the miner was connected to solo.ckpool.org, the 14th-ranked BTC pool, he was able to solve the crypto task on his own.
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.
The shortage of semiconductors is likely to continue next year. Expert S. Troshin notes that connecting a large number of devices increases the hash rate of the network and increases the complexity of mining.
Bitmain is reportedly exploring the possibility of launching a new production line for limited edition Antminer devices. The company plans to unveil the new model in Dubai this week and is already promoting it to major customers, according to the source.
Last week the price of token jumped about 70 times. While on October 27 at 12:10 a.m. one token was selling for $0.06, by midday on October 29 its value had risen to $4.2.