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I want to see Ray Traced bitcoin :) otherwise I don't care about mining. Actually it pisses me off. I remember the GPUs' prices going up so damn much and I hated it.
 
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I want to see Ray Traced bitcoin :) otherwise I don't care about mining. Actually it pisses me off. I remember the GPUs' prices going up so damn much and I hated it.
Unsure how you mean it, but there was some development around using tensor cores for ETH mining, just didnt seem to work for much ppl (if anyone).
 
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Unsure how you mean it, but there was some development around using tensor cores for ETH mining, just didnt seem to work for much ppl (if anyone).
Actually I started with this as a joke. Meaning a coin which will be RayTraced since it's digital. :) Now that you have mentioned it, does the RTXs' have better scaling in mining than GTX cards? I didn't look to this to be honest and I'm not sure. From what you're saying it should be better with tensor cores.
 
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Actually I started with this as a joke. Meaning a coin which will be RayTraced since it's digital. :) Now that you have mentioned it, does the RTXs' have better scaling in mining than GTX cards? I didn't look to this to be honest and I'm not sure. From what you're saying it should be better with tensor cores.
About same, tweaked 1080 Ti (there is special registry hack for that) does around 50 Mh/sec in ethash, RTX 2080 Ti does 50 too.

Now question is if same Red Pill hack could be used on RTX or not. Kinda depends if GDDR6 has optimised internal latency settings or not (thats whole thing of that "hack" for 1080 Ti).

RX 64 does around 45 Mh/sec.

And RVII does.. 90 Mh/sec, so if you want to mine and dont mind noise (nobody who mines does) then RVII is best option by far. Its so efficient that if you get electricity price under 0.15 cent for KWh, you actually gain tiny bit of USD every month by mining. :D Ofc, its absolutely pointless since gain is so small that its just not worth it.

As far as I know, tensor cores mining doesnt work ATM.
 

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special registry hack
Maybe borderline excessively specific, but it wasn't a registry hack but a closed source program that ran in the background and did god knows what.

I know because I tried to reverse engineer it and only found really strange code. It had something to do with memory timings though.
 

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Why are we even talking about Radeon VII hashrate? My two 1070s right now get around 60. If Radeon VII gets 90, in the current market, you get what, a dollar per day? Congrats! I don't see anyone gobbling these things up to do mining when you got over 2 years ROI in a pathetic market. Not to mention, there seems very few to go around, anyway...

I'm still mining because the electricity doesn't bother me and I already have my hardware... hoping for BTC to go up at some point in the future. I wouldn't be adding more hardware...
 
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Why are we even talking about Radeon VII hashrate? My two 1070s right now get around 60. If Radeon VII gets 90, in the current market, you get what, a dollar per day? Congrats! I don't see anyone gobbling these things up to do mining when you got over 2 years ROI in a pathetic market. Not to mention, there seems very few to go around, anyway...

I'm still mining because the electricity doesn't bother me and I already have my hardware... hoping for BTC to go up at some point in the future. I wouldn't be adding more hardware...
Probably cause its only card that can do it atm and you can buy it with reasonable amount of money.

Also its one of saving graces of RVII. :D
 
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About same, tweaked 1080 Ti (there is special registry hack for that) does around 50 Mh/sec in ethash, RTX 2080 Ti does 50 too.

Now question is if same Red Pill hack could be used on RTX or not. Kinda depends if GDDR6 has optimised internal latency settings or not (thats whole thing of that "hack" for 1080 Ti).

RX 64 does around 45 Mh/sec.

And RVII does.. 90 Mh/sec, so if you want to mine and dont mind noise (nobody who mines does) then RVII is best option by far. Its so efficient that if you get electricity price under 0.15 cent for KWh, you actually gain tiny bit of USD every month by mining. :D Ofc, its absolutely pointless since gain is so small that its just not worth it.

As far as I know, tensor cores mining doesnt work ATM.
I could mine but I'm really not interested in this. Although it's good to know stuff out this. 90Mh/sec for RVII. That's impressive.
It might be that the tensor cores wont be utilized for mining ever.
 
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Anyone else been mining lately just to warm up their room? :O
Nah, my hearts just not in it like it used to be... not until I design a coin I like. And that'll probably never happen because lazy.

I did move my plasma screen back into the family room for heat though. God that thing is a furnace.
 
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Anyone else been mining lately just to warm up their room? :O
I've never stopped mining since I got my cards... but it does have the benefit of kicking some heat out to keep the room warm.
 
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lol no, as much as I would love to do something with frogs, I'd hope to make it distinct in more ways than just name.

One of my ideas was to make a proof of time based coin that issues itself, to tie into universal income which ma happen someday when our dear robots do everything for us. However, that's such a pipe dream right now I can't even fathom it. Plus I haven't conquered proof of identity/individuality yet.
 
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to tie into universal income which ma happen someday when our dear robots do everything for us.
I don't think it's going to work like that...
 
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