Motherboard Manufacturerer ASRock Plan to Sell GPU Miners

There will be four video cards, based on the Radeon developments, designd for mining
04 April 2018   1857

Taiwanese company ASRock has developed a line of GPUs, designed for the production of cryptocurrency. The representative of the company confirmed that four of the devices presented in the Phantom Gaming Series line are "exclusively for mining", CoinDesk reports.

All the presented video cards are based on the AMD RX series. Four versions of the RX570 are designed to produce cryptocurrency, and only the fifth in the line - the RX570 8G OC - is aimed at gamers.

In the end of March in the Twitter account Videocardz. com appeared a screenshot from the presentation, in which four models of video cards were marked in the "Mining" segment.

ASRock GPUs
ASRock GPUs

In July 2017 ASRock introduced a new motherboard H110 Pro BTC +, designed for miners.

SBI Holdings & GMO Internet to Use Largest BTC Farm

The companies allegedly made a deal with Whinstone Inc., that is going to launch almost 100 acres big mining farm in Texas soon
08 January 2020   121

Japanese financial conglomerate SBI Holdings and IT giant GMO Internet intend to mine bitcoins at the world's largest mining farm in Texas, Bloomberg reports citing sources familiar with the situation.

The companies allegedly made a deal with Whinstone Inc., a Northern Bitcoin subsidiary building a data center near Rockdale, to start cooperation in the coming months. Such a partnership is expected to help Northern Bitcoin attract more large investors.

Nevertheless, company representatives declined to comment on the information on cooperation.

As you may remember, Northern Bitcoin signed a merger agreement with Whinstone last November.

According to plans, after the construction is completed, the maximum capacity of the data center will reach 1 GW, and the facility itself will occupy an area of ​​more than 40 hectares, which is equivalent to 57 football fields.