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Questions tagged [hashrate]

the measuring unit of the processing power used to secure the Monero network.

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Why does the Monero difficulty increase? [duplicate]

Monero's difficulty has soared a lot in the last days and the trend seems to be confirmed. Why did it happen? What is the technical reason?
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Any ways to increase hashrate?

I wonder why no one ever asked this question before... Are there ways to increase the hashrate? I know that overclocking and a CLI based OS could increase the hashrate. But I'm sure there are more ...
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Formula to calculate mining earnings (PPLNS/PPS)

I'm looking for a formula to calculate my pool earnings (PPLNS pool) like this website... Their calculation is based on: network hashrate pool hashrate exchange rate (1XMR = ~130$) fixed block reward ...
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how to estimate profit from pools?

For what I've seen so far this topic hasn't been adressed before. In my case I have a crap computer with an intel i3 with a hash rata around 27h/s. Obviously there is no way to make profit with such ...
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Monero hashrate falls dramatically on Azure Windows 10 Pro

I am mining Monero offline using ./monerod --ofline on a Windows 10 Pro virtual machine with 2 VCUs in Microsoft Azure. Mining is performed in M2SYS using the start_mining command with 2 threads (...
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Is the operating system changing the hashrate(when mining with cpu)?

Currently I'm mining Monero on my raspberry pi (not very efficient I know but for educational purposes). I want to get a higher hashrate and now my question is: Does a CLI-based OS get you a higher ...
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How to increase CPU cache on Raspberry Pi?

I'm mining some Monero on my raspberry pi (Of course only for educational purposes). In order to increase my hashrate I'd like to increase my CPU cache. I already searched SE but haven't found a ...
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No hashrate when mining with CPUminer

I've set up a monero-miner for my Raspberry Pi (for educational purposes) and when I run my miner deamon the log looks like: [2018-06-28 07:58:10] Using JSON-RPC 2.0 [2018-06-28 07:58:10] CPU ...
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Why low hash rates doing SHA/CryptoNight algorithm?

I have benn dealing with crypto currencies for the last few days(especially on Raspberry Pis) and now I'm wondering how a Raspberry can have such a bad hashrate(1-20H/s)... Mining is just doing SHA/...
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A simple hashrate test in web browser

I'm trying to make a webpage that when the user goes to the page and presses the test button it will calculate the current user's hardware hashrate and return the average hash rate for that hardware. ...
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Though I increase number of cpu, hash rate does not increase

I am new at mining. My first experience is with monero with using xmr-stak on supportxmr pool. My problem is that when I mine with 4 cpu I get about 150 H/s. This is the default configs by the way, I ...
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What's the relationship between the pool's advertised difficulty and the target of the jobs it sends out?

I'm trying to do CPU mining as part of a pool that I found here -- https://xmrpool.net/#/help/getting_started . As I have crappy hardware, I thought I'd try the easiest setting. The site says ...
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How do miners attempt to avoid duplicating nonces of other miners? Do they try?

In a very general sense, most people who know about cryptocurrency mining understand that for every block in a proof-of-work blockchain there is a new "challenge" for the miners, and that challenge is ...
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Does Monero still use the Cryptonight algorithm since the fork?

Ok, I have read about the Lithium Luna release that's supposed to be ASIC resistant. However, I'm unclear about whether Monero is now using a new hash algorithm. Is Monero still using its ...
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XMR-stak CPU and GPU hashrate optimisation

I have just set up XMR-stak on my PC (i7 5820K, 32GB DDR4, GTX960 4GB) and am looking to optimise my Hashrates. The CPU setup is currently as XMR-stak set it up on first run, and delivers around 350-...
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Why is the Monero hash rate so low after the v7 fork compared to other Monero forks?

After the v7 fork, the Monero hash rate went down, but some opportunistic Monero forks such as Monero Classic had hash rate shoot up. Why is that so ?
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How does the CPU RAM affect the hashrate?

And does it mean that the bigger the RAM, the higher the hashrate thus boosting your mining speeed?
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Hashrate clarification

A typical CPU achieves 100 H/s for Monero. According to my calculations, this hash rate is somehow strange! As we know, the main loop of Monero (Cryptonote) iterates about 500K times and each ...
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Sapphire RX 550, differences in models and consequences on hashrate

I'm new to mining, and I wanted to use Sapphire RX 550 GPUs to build a CryptoNight rig after reading a couple posts on the Internet about them, for instance: How To Get 470 h/s On CryptoNote ...
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My hash rate is low and volatile and my wattage is high?

I have 3 Vegas (1 Vega 56 flashed, 1 Vega 56 not flashed, 1 Vega 64) My 64 can run at 2035 h/s but requires +50 max power and thus takes around 300 watt but is stable. My other two cards are ...
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Pool live tracker showing different hash rate than the miner log

When I look at the pool live tracker, my worker shows about 160H/s currently and about 190 for 1h average. But my miner software is showing the following in the logs: [timestamp] accepted: 443/443 (...
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How to achieve uniform hash rate

I am trying to learn about mining and am using xmr-stak-cpu on Ubuntu 17.10 to mine with an AMD a10 6800k processor. I haven't seen a single time my miner reporting 100H/s but the stats of my miner on ...
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Does the miner program used affect the hashrate?

While mining Monero I have noticed the the hashrate is different depending on the miner used: When I use the xmr-stack miner I get 100H/s approximately between the CPU and GPU. When I use Minergate ...
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XMR Claymore Low Hashrate Gigabyte R7 360

I was using Claymore 9.7 on a Gigabyte R7-360 GPU on an intel-based motherboard. I've got around 190 h/s with its default gpu clock speed of 1200 MHz. Yesterday, we removed the card to make room for ...
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How can I invest a low amount of Moneroj? [closed]

I started mining XMR today with ~500H/s and my power consumption cost is 0. Of course I know 500H/s is a low hashrate to profit. But according to this page over a year I will have 1.19 XMR. Let's say ...
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How to ask a running monerod instance for mining hashrate when restricted-rpc is enabled?

I'm running monerod as service, mining with 3 threads. How can I get the hashrate info? monerod status fails to connect: $ monerod status ...
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Clarification on Server Messages

I'm a bit new to crypto's in general so please bear with me. I've been mining for a few days and am starting to build up funds from the pool I am in. I'm running XMRig and, though I have an idea of ...
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'monerod status' mining hash rate

Does the monerod status command show the mining hash rate per thread or in total ? eg Height: 1461927/1461927 (100.0%) on mainnet, mining at 50 H/s, net hash 381.26 MH/s, v6, up to date, 9(out)+0(in)...
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MINING AT LOW HASH RATE

I'm very new to digital coin mining and I'm now just exploring this thing. I've got a rather outdated computer, and I'm now trying to mine monero with Wolf Miner. My current hash rate is around 35 h/s,...
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XMR-stack optimization. beginner troubles

I am currently using the latest version of XMR-stak that self-sets-up, but I am only seeing a hash-rate of around 100 H/s. Here are my system specs: laptop: Lenovo Y50 touch processor: Intel Core ...
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Low XMR-STAK hash rate on two cards in a 8 card Linux NVIDIA rig

Recently I switched from windows to ubuntu server 16 in order to support more than 8 nvidia cards. However before even getting to install more than 8 cards, I see some issues with the hash rate. (...
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Low Hashrate for Some Nodes in Pool

I have a lot of identical nodes all connected to the SXMR pool. They are CPU mining on 40 real cores (hyperthreading is disabled in BIOS) but I am finding that some nodes are performing far slower ...
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Doing both CPU and GPU mining on a machine?

Is it possible for two miner softwares to be running on a machine? One doing CPU mining, other doing NVIDIA GPU mining? Can you share the names of the miners you use and the little about the hardware ...
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how to calculated how much H/s can my GPU do for different types of cryptocurrencies?

How can I calculated how much H/s can my GPU do as a function of the type of gpu, the difficult of the cryptocurrency and time? You can calculate this with https://www.nicehash.com/?p=calc, https://...
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How to calculate how much GPU power to mine 1 coin a day for any cryptocurrency?

I am trying to apply the system of equation explained in this link, but these equation are specific for monero, how can I calculate the gpu power for any cryptocurrency? this mean, how can I know the ...
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Low hashrate on some CPU instances

I have currently 30 CPU instances running minerd on Ubuntu (for XMR). Not all instances have the same CPU, but some of the instances have "Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2650L v4 @ 1.70GHz". These instances ...
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How is the block hash encoded?

How to compute block difficulty from a hash of that block? In Bitcoin, I can see that block hash starts with a lot of zeros, but in Monero I don't understand how uniqueness of new block in represented ...
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How can I see my hash rate?

I am solo mining using monerod. When I run './monerod show_hr', I am told 'Hash Rate Logging is on', but I can't find the files. Where are they stored in Ubuntu 14.04? Also, is it possible to ...
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ccminer hashing speed not onpar with minergate-gui

I have NVIDIA-TESLA-K40, I was using MinerGate v6.6 GUI version -Hash speed of 290KH/S. where as ccminer only giving 120 H/S. lot of difference, from Kilo hash/sec to hash/sec. How to optimally use ...
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Which is more profitable if I have big hashrate?

Which is more profitable if I have big hashrate - solo or pool? My hashrate is around 39 kH/s in total from all the devices. And I'm able to run a full node 24/7 Thanks in advance
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How can I calculate the Monero network hashrate?

I've seen this question but unfortunately it doesn't contain an answer to my question. The question is: how can I calculate actual hashrate of the whole network? As far as I understand, it depends on ...
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How can I check my solo mining hash rate?

I need to find the command that lets me check my hash rate from monero-wallet-cli. Further, what is considered a good hash rate? I am running 2 threads.
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Pool stats showing abnormally high H/s

The pool I am using (mineXMR.com) regularly shows a hash rate of 250-300+ H/s for my computer despite the miner I am using (XMR-Stak-CPU) showing hash rates that do not exceed ~190 H/s. What could be ...
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Why does my pool say my hashrate is lower than what my computer reports locally?

My pool always seems to think I have a much lower hashrate than what I see locally. The only thing I can think of is that my pool moves onto the next block before my computer submits hashes, but my ...
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Why did the total network hash rate drop by 50% after 0.10.1 release?

According to coinwarz.com chart, the total network hash rate dropped from more than 70MH/s to below 35MH/s on December, 13th 2016, right after 0.10.1 has been released. It smoothly recovered and is ...
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What happens as monero network hash rate decreases

I've noticed the network hashrate has decreased, does that mean anything for overall monero future. What happens if the network hashrate gets too low? What level is dangerously low? Just wondering, ...
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What is a mining round?

I was reading Claymore's GPU miner thread and saw this, "current developer fee is 2.5%, miner mines 39 rounds for you and 1 round for developer." What is a mining round?
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After major coin issuance, what must the minimum XMR price be to incentivize network security?

I'm curious about the tail emission and transaction fees after major coin issuance. What is the minimum value that 1 XMR must sustain as an incentive for miners to continue maintaining network ...
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ccminer-cryptonight reports insanely high hashrate on nvidia gpu

I decided today to give Monero mining a try. First I tried mining with my CPU using wolf9466/cpuminer-multi and I get about 120H/s which I think is fair for three threads on my AMD CPU. Then I tried ...
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How can I get my hashrate and stats from my mining pool?

How can I grab from monero pool my own hashrate speed? its dynamic page so I need some help:) I would like to create my own chart for my speed of hashrate when is up or down. Any idea?