If you're looking for the right graphics card to get into mining for cryptocurrencies, you need one of these. We've rounded up the absolute best graphics cards to mine cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum.
Though it's been hard to quantify the impact of crypto miners on the global GPU shortage, Jon Peddie Research claims to have done it. According to the firm, around 25% of the GPUs shipped during Q1 2021 went to cryptocurrency enthusiasts and speculators.
Tired of mining Bitcoin and Ethereum only to get a bad rep in the press? It may be time to dig out some of those older HDDs you have in storage and farm some Chia, a new cryptocurrency with a greener outlook.
Looking to make some extra cash on the side with your gaming PC? You can sell available computing power on the NiceHash marketplace for it to be used to mine cryptocurrency and earn some Bitcoin. Here's how in 7 easy-to-follow steps.
NVIDIA tried its best to limit the appeal of the RTX 3060 to cryptocurrency miners. Unfortunately, it's possible to work around the handicap imposed on the graphics card and enjoy a relatively stable experience.
New variants of the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 and 3070 will have hash rate limiters to make the cards less attractive to crypto miners. The reduced hash rates could potentially make the cards more available to gamers.
NVIDIA's upping its game against the crypto mining frenzy that's gobbling up GPUs faster than they can be made. The company's improved hash limiter is designed to encourage miners to leave GPUs to the gamers... for a little while, at least, hopefully.
AMD's Q1 earnings call cited a lot of success. However, crypto's role in said success remains uncertain, even though its impact was defined as "negligible"... without further concrete information provided.