Trade Satoshi and Bitstamp to launch BCH

Trade Satoshi exchange has added Bitcoin Cash markets and Bitstamp exchange will launch Bitcoin Cash trading
14 November 2017   2176

Bitcoin Cash had several quite impressive days full of price fluctuations following the suspension of BTC hardfork SegWit2x, rising up unexpectedly, showing crazy gains and losts and even moving to the 2nd place in Coinmarketcap ranking for some time. It seems like BCH currency is gaining more and more popularity as more world-wide known exchanges are adding it to the markets. 

On November 13, Bitcoin Cash made an announcement in the official twitter account that Bitstamp, Europe’s only regulated crypto exchange, and one of the oldest as well as biggest bitcoin exchanges, is going to offer Bitcoin Cash trading to the customers within weeks, namely in late November or early December. 

Bitmain to Announce New ASIC Chip

BM1397 chip requires less energy and is able to achieve efficiency at 30J / TH
18 February 2019   103

This Monday, the Chinese mining company Bitmain announced the next-generation 7-nm chip codenamed BM1397, which, according to it surpasses its predecessors in performance and energy efficiency and is suitable for mining cryptocurrencies on the SHA256 algorithm, including Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash.

The BM1397 chip requires less energy and is able to achieve efficiency at 30J / TH, which is “higher by 28.6% than the previous 7-nm chip from Bitmain”, codenamed BM1391.

BM1397 is manufactured using TSMC, a Taiwan-based semiconductor product company, which is one of the leading suppliers in the cryptocurrency mining industry.

The BM1397 chip will be installed in the new ASIC miners of the Antminer S17 and Antminer T17 models, the release of which Bitmain promises to announce later. The company does not provide other details of the updated devices in its message.