Bitcoin prices showed a downward trend last week, which has been around 60,000 yuan, with the price of bitcoin miners dropping slightly.
17 Jan 2018, Bitmain, one of the largest mining equipment manufacturers, launched the Antminer A3, a new Antminer model to mine cryptocurrencies using the hashing algorithm Blake (2b).
Currently the mostly used mining machines are Antminers S9, L3 +, Avalon A741 and Whatsminer M3 etc. on the market in mainland China.
The following was the prices from last week. (As reference only)
|Models||Hash rate||Power consumption||Prices(mainland China)||Remarks|
|Official price $2320, March batch|
|Official price $3897|
|Official price $2738|
|Official price $3161|
|Official price $2375 (￥20800 sold in China)|
|Second hand, December batch, PSU not included|