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Goldshell has accomplished their new BOX II home-oriented mini miners line-up with the discharge of the MINI DOGE II miner that’s now obtainable on their web site for orders. The brand new Goldshell MINI DOGE II ASIC miner, very like the opposite BOX II units, comes with twin working modes – 420 MH/s at 400 Watts or 355 MH/s at 260 Watts for the Scrypt algorithm. The gadget can merge-mine LTC and DOGE concurrently or some other Scrypt-based crypto foreign money. The brand new Mini DOGE II miner comes within the up to date barely bigger and heavier type issue in comparison with the older MINI DOGE PRO units and with twin 6-pin PCI-E energy connectors as a result of elevated energy utilization, identical to the remainder of the BOX II product line. There’s a slight enchancment by way of effectivity for the upper hashrate mode the place you get 0.95 Watts per Megahash (in comparison with 1.1 Watt per Megahash for the MINI DOGE PRO), however the extra fascinating effectivity clever quantity is within the low energy mode the place you get 0.78 Watts per Megahash by way of energy utilization.
The brand new MINI DOGE II Scrypt ASIC miner is accessible for order at a worth of $495 USD from the official Goldshell web site, the worth doesn’t embody delivery and taxes and it’s for a WiFi geared up model (apparently wi-fi connectivity comes normal for this mannequin). Anticipated date for the orders to start out delivery is claimed to be earlier than March 13, so in about two weeks. Do word that the official specs, identical to with different BOX II units are incorrect by way of the precise dimension cited by Goldshell, the units are barely bigger and heavier in comparison with the earlier PRO fashions!
Official Goldshell MINI DOGE II Specs:
– Default Hashrate Mode: 420 MH/S ±5%
– Default Hashrate Energy: 400 W ±5%
– Low-Energy Mode: 335 MH/S ±5%
– Low-Energy Mode: 260 W ±5%
– Working Temp: 0~35 ℃
– Dimension: 178mm*150mm*84mm
– Noise： ≤35 dB
– Connection Port: Ethernet/Wi-Fi
– Internet Weight: 2.3 kg
By way of effectivity even within the low energy mode the Goldshell MINI DOGE II remains to be very removed from what the newest Bitmain Antminer L7 Scrypt ASIC miner is ready to supply, however not everybody can afford an L3 or be capable to run it on account of its high-power necessities. Goldshell MINI DOGE II comes as a extra reasonably priced, though not probably the most environment friendly resolution, you could simply run at dwelling or in a small mining operation. It’s fairly silent and straightforward to function, placement across the dwelling is simpler if utilizing WiFi connectivity and can be utilized as a compact dwelling heater that type of covers the entire electrical energy it makes use of (relying in your electrical energy prices) for the time being. Fascinating, however not very worthwhile new launch with the present market circumstances, so do assume twice earlier than pulling the set off on this one.