Bitcoin Forum
December 10, 2016, 09:23:09 AM *
News: To be able to use the next phase of the beta forum software, please ensure that your email address is correct/functional.
 
   Home   Help Search Donate Login Register  
Pages: [1]
  Print  
Author Topic: Nvidia Cards  (Read 784 times)
zoltan99
Newbie
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1


View Profile
June 02, 2011, 03:23:45 PM
 #1

Not a real problem, but why are NVIDIA cards so utterly terrible at mining? I'm running quad sli 295's (two cards) and getting about 210Mh.
Would anyone care to explain the difference between ati and NVIDIA cards here? I would be very grateful.
1481361789
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1481361789

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1481361789
Reply with quote  #2

1481361789
Report to moderator
1481361789
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1481361789

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1481361789
Reply with quote  #2

1481361789
Report to moderator
Advertised sites are not endorsed by the Bitcoin Forum. They may be unsafe, untrustworthy, or illegal in your jurisdiction. Advertise here.
1481361789
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1481361789

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1481361789
Reply with quote  #2

1481361789
Report to moderator
grue
Global Moderator
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1932



View Profile
June 02, 2011, 03:35:37 PM
 #2

search before posting

It is pitch black. You are likely to be eaten by a grue.

Tired of annoying signature ads? Ad block for signatures
innervisi0nn
Member
**
Offline Offline

Activity: 98


Tutorials, guidelines, optimizations for all!


View Profile
June 02, 2011, 08:45:23 PM
 #3

search before posting

Quit being rude to everyone, even though you have a point, you were new here too at some point.
Everyone needs a little guidance. Were all miners, so lend a hand.

To answer your questions (somewhat):
  • CUDA/opencl support
  • just the nature of the cores and how they are built
  • slower processing power compared to ATI

http://www.pcper.com/reviews/Graphics-Cards/ATI-Stream-vs-NVIDIA-CUDA-GPGPU-computing-battle-royale?aid=745

https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/Mining_hardware_comparison

Pages: [1]
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Sponsored by , a Bitcoin-accepting VPN.
Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.19 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!