Bitmain Fortifies Its New Antminer Range of Bitcoin Mining Devices

Bitmain the Crypto mining giant is launching two new systems for its Antminer range of bitcoin mining devices, considered one of which is its most influential yet.

Announced Friday, the Antminer S17e has a hash charge (mining energy) of 64 terahertzes per second and power efficiency of 45 joules per TH.

The numbers evaluate favorably with the present most potent model on sale. Based on the Bitmain web site, that’s an S17 with 53 TH/s and an effectivity ranking of 45 J/TH in normal power mode.

The second new Antminer, the more budget-friendly T17e, supplies a hash rate of 53 TH/s and energy efficiency of 55 J/TH. This one seems to offer an identical hashing energy and decrease effectiveness to the 53 TH/s (45 J/TH) S17 model already on sale, however at a lower price point.

Bitmain mentions, “Each new models have been designed for other steady operations in the long-term to scale back maintenance prices for patrons. That is made doable by way of the dual tube heat dissipation technology, which improves how efficiently heat dissipates.”

They’re additionally loaded with new software mentioned to be “more secure” than beforehand to stop “malicious attacks.”

The new systems will be bought in three batches from at the moment until Sept. 11 and will be shipped via November.

The China-based miner maker can also be saying it can compensate buyers with coupons if they should suffer a late delivery for the “e” models, “based on PPS rewards of the mining pool (electricity cost deducted).”