The Chinese manufacturer of mining equipment Bitmain officially introduced Antminer S9 Hydro - a new device for mining bitcoin, the main feature of which is the water cooling system.
Antminer S9 Hydro
According to the company, this is the first such miner in the world. The performance of Antminer S9 Hydro is 18 terahash per second, and the device itself has a much lower noise level and improved power consumption - 1728 watts, which is comparable to home appliances. The Hydro-Hex cooling system can also be used for space heating.
The declared price of the device on the manufacturer's website is $ 780.
Another novelty of the company is the "antrouters" of the R1 series, designed for mining Dash (R1-DASH) and Siacoin (R1-SIA).
In addition to the production of cryptocurrency, new devices worth $ 30 can also act as Wi-Fi routers.