On the “Avalon Bitcoin & Crypto Day” convention in Singapore, the bitcoin mining application-specific built-in circuit (ASIC) producer Canaan showcased its new Avalon-made 14 sequence mining rigs. One of many mining machines, the A1466I, boasts an vitality effectivity of fewer than 20 joules per terahash (J/T), roughly 19.5 J/T, and has a manufacturing capability of as much as 170 terahash per second (TH/s).
Canaan’s Liquid-Cooled A1466I: A Recreation-Changer in Bitcoin Mining Effectivity
Canaan has formally unveiled its new Avalon sequence 14 miners after beforehand teasing the merchandise final month. Considered one of these miners options an effectivity score under 20 J/T and presents an vitality effectivity ratio of 19.5 J/T. This particular mining rig is the A1466I, which makes use of liquid cooling and produces as much as 170 TH/s by way of SHA256 hashrate output.
Photograph taken by Luxor’s Lauren Lin.
Through the Canaan presentation on the occasion, the corporate highlighted the supply of two cooling choices: submerged liquid-cooled and air-cooled fashions. The opposite Avalon 14 sequence miner, the A1466, is air-cooled and boasts a hashrate of 150 TH/s with an vitality effectivity ratio of 21.5 J/T. The Vice President of Canaan, Davis Hui, delivered the presentation onstage, marking Canaan’s tenth anniversary.
It’s noteworthy that Avalon-brand miners crafted by Canaan had been the primary ASIC bitcoin miners to be publicly bought in January 2013. Nonetheless, whereas Canaan is the pioneer in introducing a machine with an effectivity score under 20 J/T, its competitor Bitmain plans to launch its Antminer S21 line on the 2023 World Digital Mining Summit (WDMS) in Hong Kong from September 22 to 23. Based on Bitmain, the S21 may also characteristic an effectivity score of 1X J/T.