If you want to get started with mining your own Bitcoin (BTC), these days you need ASIC (application-specific integrated circuit) devices, which are specifically built for the purpose.
the number of BTC it can generate daily – minus your electricity costs, mining pool fees and current mining difficulty.
The profitability calculator allows you to enter these to calculate your ROI (return on investment) more precisely.
We also show you how to mine Bitcoins
Cost: $2,320 (£1,720) | Power usage: 1,375W | Hash power: 13.5 TH/s | Daily profit: 0.00179041 BTC
The Antminer S9 is manufactured by Bitmain, the largest and most well-known mining equipment manufacturer in the world which has been going since 2013.