Equihash 144_5 is a PoW mining algorithm, also known as Zhash. The most popular coin that uses this algorithm is Bitcoin Gold, as well as BitcoinZ. BTG switched to Equihash 144_5 on block 536200 on July 3, 2018. The reason for the switch was pretty common – to protect GPU owners from ASIC invasion. So far there are no ASIC devices on Equihash 144_5. Zhash mining algorithm is available on both the most popular mining power rental services: Nicehash and MiningRigRentals.
Please note that you can not use ASIC-miners for Equihash on Equihash 144_5. It is a different algorithm.
Default mining profit is calculated for 300 Nvidia 3070 GPUs with total hashrate: 33000 Sol/s on Equihash 144_5
|Cryptocurrency||Cryptocurrency||Difficulty (3h)||Nethash (3h)||Profit 24h||Exchange Rate (BTC)||24h Volume||Miner Share (3h)|
Miner Share (3h)
|292.24 K||4.05 Msol/s||85.3 $7.107 BTG||0.00045544||1 559 865 $||100.00 %|
The mining software from the list below supports the Equihash 144_5 algorithm. The sample software settings could be found by clicking on the desired coin name.