||Antminer Z15 420K
||133 x 245 x 290mm
||5 - 45 °C
||5 - 95 %
In 2020, Bitmain introduced the next generation ACIS miner - Antminer Z15. This device is designed for mining the Zcash cryptocurrency, it works on the EquiHash algorithm. The hashrate of the Z15 has been increased by 3 times compared to the previous model, while the power consumption has increased by only 5%.
Power and specifications
- Hashrate - 420 kSol / s.
- Power consumption - 1510 W.
- Net weight - 5.9 kg.
- Dimensions - 245x132.5x290.
- Energy efficiency - 3.72 J / kSol.
- Two modes of operation - economical, productive.
The appearance of the device is standard for most ASIC miners. The board is mounted in the upper part, the power supply is supplied in the kit, on the sides of the case there are strips that allow you to combine ASICs and create a farm.
The ultra-efficient Antminer Z15 has a powerful ventilation system, which is represented by 4 fans. They efficiently remove heat from the work units located inside the aluminum housing. The device is quite noisy, which is normal for professional cryptocurrency mining equipment.
In addition to the digital Zcash coin, Antminer Z15 can mine: Comodo, Commercium, Buck, VoteCoin, DigitalPrice, ClassicBitcoin, DigitalPrice and other cryptocurrencies. The highest income per day is generated by Pirate Chain (ARRR) - $ 18.53 and Zcash (ZEC) - $ 16.96.
Payback period and profitability
The new model from the Chinese company Bitmain costs an average of $ 3000- $ 3500. If the current trend of profitability of Antminer Z15 continues, the device will pay off in 6 months, which is an excellent result. The amount of profit can change both up and down, but experts predict the price strengthening.
Setting up and installing
Antminer Z15 is very easy to connect, does not require any specific knowledge. Step-by-step instruction:
- Find a place for an ACIS miner, the device is adapted for vertical and horizontal installation.
- Connect the power cord and Ethernet cable to the network. The power supply is designed for a constant voltage of 1.6 kW.
- After turning on the device, it will automatically be assigned an IP address, which can be checked on the official Bitmain website. You must enter the IP address into the address bar of your browser to open the control panel.
- Specify the pool in the Miner Configuration tab.
- Check mining statistics in 30-40 minutes.
After performing simple manipulations, Antminer Z15 will automatically start generating passive income.