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Declining GPU Sales to Cryptocurrency Miners ‘Healthy’: AMD CEO

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. GPU manufacturers Nvidia and AMD each enjoyed massive sales over the past year, partially thanks to miners who buy GPUs to mine cryptocurrencies. However, those sales are now declining. The demand for GPUs kept increasing as the value of cryptocurrencies went up throughout 2017. But after ...

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GPU Revenue Signals Growth of Cryptocurrency Demand

Record sales by GPU manufactures, Nvidia and AMD, signals that consumer demand for cryptocurrency mining and thus cryptocurrency is continuing to increase. Last week Nvidia posted first quarter revenue of $3.21 billion USD, of which $289 million USD, or 9% of total revenue, was attributed to cryptocurrency mining sales. AMD, Nvidia’s chief rival, also reported first quarter revenue of $1.65 ...

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Forget about Ethereum ASIC Miner E3, GPU Mining Is Still Strong So No Need to Worry

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GPU Manufacturers AMD and Nvidia Face Increased Competition From Bitmain

According to trading and technology firm Susquehanna Financial, Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and competitor Nvidia will suffer this year as specialized cryptocurrency mining chips hit the market from Bitmain. Susquehanna’s Christopher Rolland, who recently returned from a tour of Asia talking with various individuals in the chip industry, is behind these predictions. Rolland explains that mining hardware manufacturer Bitmain has developed an application-specific integrated circuit ...

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AMD Worries Crypto Miners’ GPU Demand Could Fall

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. AMD has warned that reduced demand from cryptocurrency miners could “adversely” affect the firm’s GPU business. The company — who along with Nvidia dominates the GPU manufacturing industry — disclosed in an annual report dated Feb. 27 that the dramatic growth of the cryptocurrency mining industry had ...

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Crypto Mining Craze Creates Global GPU Shortage

The cryptocurrency bull run of 2017 attracted multitudes of investors looking to get rich quick but it also created a mining boom that has resulted in a worldwide shortage of computer components. Miners Plunder Singapore, Hong Kong For Cheap Rigs Scores of miners from around the world come to the electronics bazaars in Asia to buy cryptocurrency rigs. Hong Kong’s Sham Shui ...

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Cryptocurrency Mining Contributing to Sky-high GPU Prices

Nowadays, the process of building a gaming PC is easier than ever. The problem is that graphics cards (GPUs) — the crucial component that powers the visuals of a PC — are in extremely high demand, which makes them difficult to find at their intended prices. In fact, many retailers are raising the prices of these cards by double — or more. ...

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Crypto miners beware, Nvidia wants to keep GPU in the gaming industry

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Nvidia, the company that has long catered to gamers, has recently requested retailers to restrict graphics cards availability to the non-gaming community. Specifically, away from cryptocurrency miners. According to ComputerBase, Nvidia’s spokesperson Boris Böhles stated that gamers will always be their priority, “For NVIDIA, gamers come first. All ...

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