Making profit with USB Bitcoin Eruptor

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Francois asked 2 months ago

Hi, I would like to know if its profitable to mine with the USB Eruptor’s (333MH) connected to a Rasberry Pi. Possibly around 8 USB eruptors to begin with.

Am I correct on calculating 8 of them is the same as one 2.7TH S7 minder, hence the output in bitcoin is the same less the electricity usage? Much more cost efficient then?

Thanks

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Ofir Beigel Staff answered 2 months ago

Hey Francois,
I’m not sure what the answer to this will be. I’m guessing you’ll have to use a Bitcoin mining calculator and take into account the electricity usage of all miners and Rasberry Pi. Even with 2.7 Th/s it’s still really hard to be profitable with Bitcoin mining. You will probably make somewhere between $30-$50 a month, and that hardly covers the cost of equipment and electricity.
I would also suggest asking this in BitcoinTalk’s mining forum.

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