The leading manufacturer of equipment for mining Bitmain, announced that the next generation ASIC will begin on Thursday on the basis of 7HM chips.
The company reported on Twitter that from November 8, it will be possible to place an order for the long-awaited Antminer S15 and Antminer T15. New products are improved versions of 9 series of asians supporting the SHA256 algorithm. They use more perfect 7HM chips that significantly increase the performance and efficiency of mining.
Bitmain argues that the novelty significantly exceeds the latest development of competitors and ensure the greatest economic benefit during the extraction of BTC, BTH and other coins using SHA256. Earlier, the general director of the company Gihanu Wu stated that the Acids would contain more than 1 billion transistors, and energy consumption will reach the level of 42 W / TH. Actual performance indicators will be a little worse, but the manufacturer has not yet submitted the detailed specifications of the devices.
The ad comes at a time when Bitmain is engaged in the collection of funds using an IPO, the application for which was filed at the end of September. However, US recently increased customs tariffs for the importation of cryptocurrency equipment by 27%, so in addition to reducing the profitability of American miners, the company’s sales in this market can also fall significantly.
Not only equipment is complicated, but also trade in crypton. Recently British Consulting Company Devere Group