Monero is a secure, cpuminer bitcoin stock and resilient digital currency. We believe it is the successor to Bitcoin. Monero using consumer CPU and GPU hardware.
Visit our How to mine Monero with GPU guide if you are rather interested to mine Monero using GPU instead. If you would like to know how much can you earn by mining Monero then use our Monero mining calculator. Before you begin mining Monero Follow our tutorial for creating a Monero wallet. Then choose a mining pool from the list below.
Windows GUI for the popular Wolf CPU miner. Download the zip file here, and unzip it. Monero wallet address were you would like to be paid for your mining. Mining Monero on Ubuntu 14 and above Remember to replace WALLET_ADDRESS_HERE with your own Monero wallet’s public address. The “-t 3” option determines how many of your CPU threads will be used for mining. It will tell you how much you have earned, and how much has been paid out so far.
Note that each mining pool has a payment threshold, which saves on transaction fees by only paying out once you have mined a certain amount of Monero. Be prepared for it to take days or weeks to receive your first payment, depending on the speed of your computer hardware. Note that with some pools, your Hash Rate will be reported as zero for most of the time, until you suddenly submit a ‘share’ to the pool from your mining efforts. You will temporarily see your Hash Rate reported, after which it will return to zero. This is normal for some pools, and you do not need to worry that something is not working correctly. As long as after a while you see the “total hashes submitted” figure increase, then your mining setup is working. Send feedback, corrections or suggestions to hellomonero.
Disclaimer: This site contains opinion for informational purposes only and does not consitute investment advice. Use solely at your own risk. Services listed here are run by third parties and are not vetted by this site. Monero is a secure, untraceable and resilient digital currency. We believe it is the successor to Bitcoin. The latest network upgrade brings small changes to the Cryptonight PoW to increase ASIC resistance and prevent DoS attacks by ASICs along with other improvements such as increased minimum ring size and added input ordering to prevent wallet inference. Transactions per hour rates calculated on the basis of rolling 60 minute windows.
The network hashrate is a measure of the processing power that is used to verify Monero transactions. The CPU core equivalent number is based on the average CPU core being able to calculate 30 hashes per second. Monero transactions are mined into ‘blocks’. A new block is mined on average every 2 minutes. Block ‘height’ simply means the sequential number assigned to the most recent block mined, starting from 0 when Monero was first launched. Note that the “lowest” Bitcoin transaction fees paid figures can be misleading, becuase these “low fee” transactions usually cost far more due to their fees being paid “off blockchain”.
Use caution if experimenting with any wallet software other than the official getmonero. Changelly and Shapeshift are the easiest methods in our experience. Lead Monero developer talk at the N. Monero to Bitcoin, then use the services below. Amazon items when purchased with Bitcoin. Bitcoin payments for US customers only. Based on USD Monero price updated every 10 seconds.