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May 23, 2013, 09:03:52 AM
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18165    2013-05-23 08:31:16    2:23:19    18307104    17149    0.00453823    237493    25.42096358
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18153    2013-05-22 19:33:54    2:16:21    18220901    16402    0.02183197    237404    25.42343650


And how is it understood?  
My speed = 9Gh/s
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May 23, 2013, 09:05:25 AM
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Anyone have experiences with those?

https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=195540.60

There are other group buys but I'm looking at this one since it is EU and relay low price.

Hmm...

Presently at Slush I get approx. 0.002BTC@~600MH/s at each block (averaged). We find around 16-18 blocks per day.
Assuming I were to pay 2.2BTC for this usb 'block eruptor' I would be looking at:

2.2 / 0.001 / 17 = 130 days to break-even, assuming network difficulty remains as-is, which it WILL NOT.

Because estimates of rate of difficulty increase vary wildly I hesitate to _speculate_ further, but it seems to me that there is a possibility this buy will not pay for itself in a reasonable time frame.


There are two more things to consider - let me use some examples:
- I have 5850 cards which use about 80-85W to produce roughly 300MH (or say it the same as that USB key). Here is the USB key advantage - it uses 0.5W.
- I got my cards at $120-150 each. Some are on dedicated mining rigs, some are used for gaming. At the end of the day I can sell those and recoup some of my investment.

My observations about payout are similar to mrm0's - with one rig at 900MH/s my average is about B 0.035-0.04/day (depending on luck). Or it will pay itself off in about 160-200 days (at current difficulty levels).
A GPU card (priced let's say 1.1BTC at current levels) making the same 300MH/sec minus price of electricity (2KW@$0.15=$0.3 or B0.0025) will bring you B 0.01/day or given the same presumptions will pay itself off in 100 days.
So, after the same 200 days each of those cards will pay itself and bring me about $120-150 profit + I can sell the cards for let's say $75 = total profit $200/card.

I'm over-simplifying it but you get the idea.

Bottom line is - if you're just now entering the mining world it is probably not worth the money as there are better alternatives.

EDIT: See this site for calculating the break-even duration: https://bitclockers.com/calc

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May 23, 2013, 09:09:15 AM
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18165    2013-05-23 08:31:16    2:23:19    18307104    17149    0.00453823    237493    25.42096358
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18153    2013-05-22 19:33:54    2:16:21    18220901    16402    0.02183197    237404    25.42343650


And how is it understood? 
My speed = 9Gh/s

I think we've seen this before ...

Mine is not much different:
18165    2013-05-23 08:31:16    2:23:19    18307104    2994    0.00000931    237493    25.42096358    99 confirmations left

I looked at my stats at around 8:15 server time and my score was almost zero, so it must've been recently reset (I guess at 8:00). With one exceptions those things usually self-correct after some time.

So - let's be patient for now.

Edit: took me some time to find the previous "famous" such block - it is 17925. The fun starts around page 388 and goes for a dozen pages if you want to read. Smiley

Edit 2 : I suspect we may hear from Slush soon - that block now shows:
18165    2013-05-23 08:31:16    2:23:19    18307104    none    none    237493    25.42096358    97 confirmations left

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May 23, 2013, 09:13:56 AM
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I looked at my stats at around 8:15 server time and my score was almost zero, so it must've been recently reset (I guess at 8:00). With one exceptions those things usually self-correct after some time.

So - let's be patient for now.

I noticed the reset too - I think the reset kicks in after exactly two hours into a round to stop numbers getting too big to handle.

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May 23, 2013, 09:33:20 AM
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18166   2013-05-23 09:08:42   0:37:26   4917512   1085   0.00578440   237495   25.48589671    98 potvrzení zbývá
18165   2013-05-23 08:31:16   2:23:19   18307104   none   none   237493   25.42096358    96 potvrzení zbývá
18164   2013-05-23 06:07:57   0:26:47   3562681   868   0.00608675   237468   25.06620000    71 potvrzení zbývá

asi problémik... Huh
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May 23, 2013, 09:39:25 AM
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no problem, this always happens, check again! like now, just fixed it's self! Grin

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May 23, 2013, 09:42:09 AM
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žiadny problém, vždy to stane, skontrolujte znova! ako teraz, len pevné, že je to sám!   if google translate works Tongue

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May 23, 2013, 09:48:10 AM
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18165    2013-05-23 08:31:16    2:23:19    18307104    17149    0.00453823    237493    25.42096358
......
18153    2013-05-22 19:33:54    2:16:21    18220901    16402    0.02183197    237404    25.42343650


And how is it understood? 
My speed = 9Gh/s

I think we've seen this before ...

Mine is not much different:
18165    2013-05-23 08:31:16    2:23:19    18307104    2994    0.00000931    237493    25.42096358    99 confirmations left

I looked at my stats at around 8:15 server time and my score was almost zero, so it must've been recently reset (I guess at 8:00). With one exceptions those things usually self-correct after some time.

So - let's be patient for now.

Edit: took me some time to find the previous "famous" such block - it is 17925. The fun starts around page 388 and goes for a dozen pages if you want to read. Smiley

Edit 2 : I suspect we may hear from Slush soon - that block now shows:
18165    2013-05-23 08:31:16    2:23:19    18307104    none    none    237493    25.42096358    97 confirmations left


Aaaaaaand it's now fixed:  Smiley
18165    2013-05-23 08:31:16    2:23:19    18307104    2994    0.00407427    237493    25.42096358    95 confirmations left

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May 23, 2013, 09:48:19 AM
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žiadny problém, vždy to stane, skontrolujte znova! ako teraz, len pevné, že je to sám!   if google translate works Tongue

Re-translates to:

no problem always happens, check again! as now, and only fixed it yourself!

looks like you are telling him to fix it himself Smiley

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May 23, 2013, 09:56:15 AM
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haha, good ol'google translate  Cool I don't think it has ever got it right when I use it lol

edit: That be my rubbish grammer me tinks.

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May 23, 2013, 10:19:42 AM
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Pool skipped storing the block #237278, unfortunately the monitoring didn't woke me up at night. To fix it and be as fair as possible, I added the block reward into round 18141 (closed by block #237286) and recalculated block rewards. That's the reason for such high block value of #237286 ...

just quoting where Slush explained why the payout is higher on this block

Thanks. Was just wondering about that one.

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May 23, 2013, 11:24:19 AM
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Anyone else having issues with blockchain.info right now?


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May 23, 2013, 02:03:49 PM
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Anyone else having issues with blockchain.info right now?


nope keeps doing the same thing as always, confuses me and gives me a head ache no problem.  Huh

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May 23, 2013, 02:05:52 PM
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Anyone have experiences with those?

https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=195540.60

There are other group buys but I'm looking at this one since it is EU and relay low price.

Hmm...

Presently at Slush I get approx. 0.002BTC@~600MH/s at each block (averaged). We find around 16-18 blocks per day.
Assuming I were to pay 2.2BTC for this usb 'block eruptor' I would be looking at:

2.2 / 0.001 / 17 = 130 days to break-even, assuming network difficulty remains as-is, which it WILL NOT.

Because estimates of rate of difficulty increase vary wildly I hesitate to _speculate_ further, but it seems to me that there is a possibility this buy will not pay for itself in a reasonable time frame.


There are two more things to consider - let me use some examples:
- I have 5850 cards which use about 80-85W to produce roughly 300MH (or say it the same as that USB key). Here is the USB key advantage - it uses 0.5W.
- I got my cards at $120-150 each. Some are on dedicated mining rigs, some are used for gaming. At the end of the day I can sell those and recoup some of my investment.

My observations about payout are similar to mrm0's - with one rig at 900MH/s my average is about B 0.035-0.04/day (depending on luck). Or it will pay itself off in about 160-200 days (at current difficulty levels).
A GPU card (priced let's say 1.1BTC at current levels) making the same 300MH/sec minus price of electricity (2KW@$0.15=$0.3 or B0.0025) will bring you B 0.01/day or given the same presumptions will pay itself off in 100 days.
So, after the same 200 days each of those cards will pay itself and bring me about $120-150 profit + I can sell the cards for let's say $75 = total profit $200/card.

I'm over-simplifying it but you get the idea.

Bottom line is - if you're just now entering the mining world it is probably not worth the money as there are better alternatives.

EDIT: See this site for calculating the break-even duration: https://bitclockers.com/calc
I agree. I just got into mining, and I even upgraded the GPU in my PC to a 7970 with the intent of mining faster than my GTX 670 could do. However, I didn't buy the card (nor assemble the computer) for the sole purpose of mining, and at the end of the day, I have a badass gaming rig that I can play any game maxed out, which is why I built my rig in the first place. I'm not worried about making my investment back, so long as I don't spend more on electricity than I make mining, which I am currently doing pretty good at (700 MH/s).  That and the 7970 came with 3 games that I had really been wanting to play.
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May 23, 2013, 03:59:50 PM
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I don't mind the electrical usage where my main miner is but what gets me is the nightly AC shutoff.  I'm struggling to keep it stable at night now that summer is starting.

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May 23, 2013, 04:10:08 PM
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Holy cow.  6 blocks in an hour yesterday... 4 blocks in the last hour.  Is this typical?  I've only been mining bitcoin for the past 5 days.  I am thinking this is not typical and it will even out with some unlucky days, but right now I am amazed at the returns I am getting in relation to the profitability calculator.
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May 23, 2013, 04:11:50 PM
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Not typical but its a wide # I've seen less than 10 and more than 30.

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May 23, 2013, 04:12:48 PM
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Anyone have experiences with those?

https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=195540.60

There are other group buys but I'm looking at this one since it is EU and relay low price.

Hmm...

Presently at Slush I get approx. 0.002BTC@~600MH/s at each block (averaged). We find around 16-18 blocks per day.
Assuming I were to pay 2.2BTC for this usb 'block eruptor' I would be looking at:

2.2 / 0.001 / 17 = 130 days to break-even, assuming network difficulty remains as-is, which it WILL NOT.

Because estimates of rate of difficulty increase vary wildly I hesitate to _speculate_ further, but it seems to me that there is a possibility this buy will not pay for itself in a reasonable time frame.


There are two more things to consider - let me use some examples:
- I have 5850 cards which use about 80-85W to produce roughly 300MH (or say it the same as that USB key). Here is the USB key advantage - it uses 0.5W.
- I got my cards at $120-150 each. Some are on dedicated mining rigs, some are used for gaming. At the end of the day I can sell those and recoup some of my investment.

My observations about payout are similar to mrm0's - with one rig at 900MH/s my average is about B 0.035-0.04/day (depending on luck). Or it will pay itself off in about 160-200 days (at current difficulty levels).
A GPU card (priced let's say 1.1BTC at current levels) making the same 300MH/sec minus price of electricity (2KW@$0.15=$0.3 or B0.0025) will bring you B 0.01/day or given the same presumptions will pay itself off in 100 days.
So, after the same 200 days each of those cards will pay itself and bring me about $120-150 profit + I can sell the cards for let's say $75 = total profit $200/card.

I'm over-simplifying it but you get the idea.

Bottom line is - if you're just now entering the mining world it is probably not worth the money as there are better alternatives.

EDIT: See this site for calculating the break-even duration: https://bitclockers.com/calc
I agree. I just got into mining, and I even upgraded the GPU in my PC to a 7970 with the intent of mining faster than my GTX 670 could do. However, I didn't buy the card (nor assemble the computer) for the sole purpose of mining, and at the end of the day, I have a badass gaming rig that I can play any game maxed out, which is why I built my rig in the first place. I'm not worried about making my investment back, so long as I don't spend more on electricity than I make mining, which I am currently doing pretty good at (700 MH/s).  That and the 7970 came with 3 games that I had really been wanting to play.
Well I didn't ask if it is worth buying I asked if anyone have it. And there are errors in calculation. 5850 never uses only 80 to 85W. It uses 150W at stock and 165 to 191W at 300. Look at https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/Mining_hardware_comparison There are some errors but you can notice them at once.

And I know it is overpriced but this one you can get right away. I know I can get BFL 5.5 for 2BTC but when? This year? Next? I know I can get Block Erupter blade for 50BTC and the same Ghash rate with Block Erupter USB would cost 80BTC. I know that Block Erupter blade is also to expansive so USB is even more. But saying all that I don't have 50 BTC and I don't have money to buy them. And probebly with the same logic it doesn't pays out to have it. So this is cheap alternative to get ASIC. So it is not question if I will buy. It is only question if someone have it to report how it works?
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May 23, 2013, 04:14:10 PM
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lady luck is here.. yippee Smiley
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May 23, 2013, 04:16:23 PM
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I don't mind the electrical usage where my main miner is but what gets me is the nightly AC shutoff.  I'm struggling to keep it stable at night now that summer is starting.
I agree. I just got into mining, and I even upgraded the GPU in my PC to a 7970 with the intent of mining faster than my GTX 670 could do. However, I didn't buy the card (nor assemble the computer) for the sole purpose of mining, and at the end of the day, I have a badass gaming rig that I can play any game maxed out, which is why I built my rig in the first place. I'm not worried about making my investment back, so long as I don't spend more on electricity than I make mining, which I am currently doing pretty good at (700 MH/s).  That and the 7970 came with 3 games that I had really been wanting to play.

That's why I love and hate our electricity Providers over here in Germany: It's stable as hell (and of course green [regional wind power only]) but they ask about 0.30$ per kWh!

So in terms of ROI GPU mining does almost never pay...
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