Nvidia has appealed to PC retailers to prioritise gamers over cryptocurrency miners.
We listed the best graphics cards for cryptocurrency mining in 2017, ranked by payback period.
After months of shortages, local gamers can finally get hold of Nvidia and AMD’s latest graphics cards.
Ethereum is the second-largest cryptocurrency in the world, according to market capitalisation, and can be mined using consumer graphics cards.
Cryptocurrency mining in South Africa is gaining popularity, with an increasing number of users earning the likes of Ethereum and ZCash.
Sapphire’s Radeon RX 470 crypto-mining graphics cards have been listed on Raru.
Sapphire has launched AMD Radeon RX graphics cards aimed at cryptocurrency miners.
Nvidia and AMD plan to release graphics cards designed specifically for cryptocurrency miners, according to a report from DigiTimes.
AMD’s Radeon RX 570 and RX 580 graphics cards are in high demand globally and are almost impossible to find in South Africa.
As Ethereum grows in value, more users are interested in getting involved with the platform.