The company Asus announced a specialized motherboard designed for cryptocurrencies mining. Novelty – H370 Mining Master Motherboard – will allow its owners to organize a whole mining farm on one chip and connect 20 video cards at once .
However, the PCIe slot has only one card. The remaining graphics accelerators are connected via USB 3.1. As they say in Asus, this approach will simplify the service, provide fewer disconnections and make diagnostics more accurate. Each port is marked, and thanks to the graphical interface of State Detection, users can quickly find out the status of the connection.
H370 Mining Master Motherboard will be presented at the Computex 2018 – computer electronics exhibition in Taipei, which will be held from 5 to 9 June. In the US and Canada, the novelty will be available for sale in the III quarter. Asus will announce the price later.
Last summer, the company began to produce special models of graphics accelerators, not optimized for games, but for virtual money. “Crypto cards” MINING-P106-6G and MINING-RX470-4G, declare in Asus, calculate hash headers up to 36% faster than the GPU from the GTX 1060 series. Source: hitech.vesti.ru