IS GPU MINING STILL PROFITABLE? - Mining Adventure Part 1

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  • čas přidán 12. 11. 2017
  • Graphics card stock has long been tapped out due to cryptocurrency miners, but does what they're doing make any sense? Let's find out.
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Komentáře • 8 683

  • Krzysztof Dolecki
    Krzysztof Dolecki Před rokem +9650

    Uses 2 Xeons
    10 high/top end GPU
    And old, already used once tape

    • QuickScope1597
      QuickScope1597 Před 3 měsíci

      Pete Smyth vodka

    • KUNZIL SHEIKH
      KUNZIL SHEIKH Před 3 měsíci

      want to hack bitcoin or paypal
      I'm very sure Paultunison on instagram will do it or WhatsApp him on +19314228495..he did mine and I will forever grateful to him, he's a pro!

    • TheDarklander II
      TheDarklander II Před 3 měsíci

      +Mark Sadhra pci e lanes

  • Arkanite
    Arkanite Před dnem +1

    *MINING AWAY*

  • kenshinflyer
    kenshinflyer Před dnem

    That rig sounds like a drone in flight...

  • RocraftGAMEING
    RocraftGAMEING Před dnem

    one whole cord to power 100 graphics cards

  • John Hinchliff
    John Hinchliff Před 3 dny

    10 US cents per KW/H god over here in Europe if your lucky your french with the lowest cost in the EU at 18 cents, if your unlucky your Denmark with 41 cent

  • Steven Barnes
    Steven Barnes Před 5 dny

    If you happen to have an old GTX 980 or better just laying around collecting dust. Feel free to donate it to my get me VR ready appeal :)

  • Rickyjumps
    Rickyjumps Před 6 dny

    Stop

  • Elton Madonsela
    Elton Madonsela Před 7 dny

    Gimmi some of your unused GPUs😭😭😭..I'm from South Africa where they are too much expensive...

  • Hikaru Uta
    Hikaru Uta Před 7 dny +2

    It's pronounced dohg, but that's okay. In my head, "doge" will always be pronounced as do-geh.

  • Elijah Cedillo
    Elijah Cedillo Před 9 dny

    activate windows

  • Ayyub Faiyazz
    Ayyub Faiyazz Před 10 dny

    Hey Linus I didnt you liked to paint your nails. Must be a bitch to work on PC's and not chip your nail job LMAO @ 9:11

  • B C
    B C Před 11 dny

    I swear i clicked on the vid and a mining ad

  • Young Blood
    Young Blood Před 13 dny +2

    I wish I had a SINGLE 1070

  • TheReal Leopard
    TheReal Leopard Před 13 dny +3

    All of the graphics cards you have that I would kill to have are collecting dust... Can you send me one?

  • TheReal Leopard
    TheReal Leopard Před 13 dny +1

    I guess to Linus this is his old pc laying around 😂😂😂

  • Vertrag k
    Vertrag k Před 14 dny +2

    the hardware u pull out every time gives me crippling depression

  • George William
    George William Před 15 dny

    It’s like magic how cryptocurrency made me money thanks to anonymouseye-p.com with handling my investment. Ask for oleksander specifically

  • sandra grayson
    sandra grayson Před 15 dny

    if you know about @olekdhacker_ on IG then you know how reliable they are these youtube videos don’t really explain jack anonymouseye-p.com contact them for professional help and mining software

  • Giriprasadh Raghavan
    Giriprasadh Raghavan Před 16 dny

    Why didn't you mention the hard drive you use in the build?

    • Giriprasadh Raghavan
      Giriprasadh Raghavan Před 13 dny

      +BuizelBus True thing. But it adds to the price of the rig.

    • BuizelBus
      BuizelBus Před 13 dny

      No difference between drives lol

  • EchoGames
    EchoGames Před 19 dny

    wth is gpu mining .. (sorry if im just being a dumb ass but iv never heard of this)

  • Dragomir Daniel Valentin

    My name is Daniel from Romania and i was diagnosed in 2000 with spastic paraparesis. I want a donation because i need help for starting a sofware development company in my country. Here is very hard to earn money for living and very hard to get money for a start up. Thank you!

    Here is my btc wallet adress: 1BQbAREEQjMN4RCP6N6hjciYGFXbRqX3DK

  • The Let's Play Mothership

    Laughs in _ebay_

  • Rain Celestine
    Rain Celestine Před 21 dnem

    I like the Mexico shirt on your boy lol

  • MrDope
    MrDope Před 21 dnem +1

    Thanks to mining, I can buy Mined 2nd hand GPUs for a half of the price in my country.
    like 85$ for RX 580 8GB in excellent condition.
    Come in Europe, Georgia & leave Georgia with tons of GPUs

  • threemoo
    threemoo Před 21 dnem +4

    HAHAHAHA $18.87 over a month running 24 hours a day?
    I pay £60 per frickin WEEK for my bills!

  • Niladri Das
    Niladri Das Před 21 dnem

    GPU Mining RIG with 7nos of NVdia Graphic cards and CPU and monitor,
    mint condition working perfectly willing to sell now for 2.8lakh, 4yr
    warranty from NVDia on cards. Reason for sale- Need cash. Can be used as
    mining or gaming PC. call or whatsapp +91-9449075797

    • Niladri Das
      Niladri Das Před 21 dnem

      www.olx.in/item/mining-computer-with-7gpu-nvdia-6gb-cards-iid-1506409624

  • J W
    J W Před 22 dny +1

    But ... can it run minecraft

  • Joey Thanks
    Joey Thanks Před 22 dny

    Do you want to mine BITCOIN with TORRENT??? This is the best and easy to do it!!! urly.it/31jbz

  • Captain Swagatron
    Captain Swagatron Před 26 dny

    Luckily my sisters bf stopped gaming on pc so he sold me both his 1080 ti’s for a total of $300

  • Mr M
    Mr M Před 26 dny

    MINING IS MOSTLY OVER! WOOHOO FOR GAMERS!!

  • Father
    Father Před 27 dny

    If we wage a war against GPU miners , we can save the gamers , let's assassinate the gpu miners 😂

  • MonkeyPants676
    MonkeyPants676 Před 27 dny

    I swear! They just have gpus laying around! Reee

  • StruckMallard
    StruckMallard Před měsícem

    My local computer store doesn’t sell 1070s and 1080s because of mining

    • Ttv_Headass
      Ttv_Headass Před měsícem

      StruckMallard61 Thats fucking dumb

  • Peter Chakarov
    Peter Chakarov Před měsícem

    Linus i am big fan , men you have my dream company and my dream job

  • Peter Chakarov
    Peter Chakarov Před měsícem

    how will those cards breath ?

  • vincent Bertucci
    vincent Bertucci Před měsícem

    also one more thing. most people won't buy a used gpu if its been mined on for 2 reasons. one. its been ran 24/7 and 2 well they are miners and they caused the gpu crash. so why the hell would i support them by giveing them a return of their investment. Thats like telling them " hey good job on buying all those gpu and causeing a god damn shortage. here have your money back on your losses so you dont learn your lesson." people if you hate miners and what they did punish them with your WALLETS, but most miners will lie and say this card was not mined on and will try to sell it at inflated cost for example on ebay a rx 580 runs you around 200 dollars luckily i got mine that was not mined on just light gaming locally for 119 dollarson ebay . i did a bench test and a burn-in test as well and it's fine. however even if i was told it was not mined with and only lightly gamed on i know it was mined with and i was lied to. how do i know? because he had 11 others the same cards for sale as well. that is a red flag. So not only are miners lieing pieces of shit they are also Greedy pieces of shit so there is literally nothing good about these ass holes.

  • vincent Bertucci
    vincent Bertucci Před měsícem

    do i want to get on the Miner craze? do i want to be a shitty minner that caused the gpu crash? um no i do not ........... Miners need to gtfo and i mean crypto currency Miners not legit miners who actually work hard for their money.

  • Goofball Gaming
    Goofball Gaming Před měsícem

    Mining is a degrading commerce

  • Esther zegikniet
    Esther zegikniet Před měsícem

    In the Netherlands electricity cost is about 0,22 euro ($ 0,26) a kWh and still people mine

    • Moe Jake
      Moe Jake Před měsícem

      They must all be in the negative since 0.26 is too high!

  • david brasseur
    david brasseur Před měsícem +1

    Maybe this is why it took me forever for find a 1050 for my build

  • Sam Bliz
    Sam Bliz Před měsícem +4

    After several winnings with Mr Mike , i can boldly say investing in crypto is profitable if you have the winning strategy

    • Sam Bliz
      Sam Bliz Před měsícem

      +Lynn maria I'm not bragging.. A trial will definitely prove.. Mail- mikeharry094@gmail. com

  • Your Highness
    Your Highness Před měsícem

    GPU MINING is a illumanati trick. Dont do it.

  • NormalDuPvP /
    NormalDuPvP / Před měsícem

    im feeling poor

  • Ketchikan
    Ketchikan Před měsícem

    It's depends where you live cos the cost of electricity
    chclip.net/video/R_-EkdoaEik/video.html

  • theyellow240z
    theyellow240z Před měsícem

    4:38 yea umm THATS WHAT SHE SAID

  • Brandon Ainsworth
    Brandon Ainsworth Před měsícem

    crunchyroll is garbage

  • Brian C-137
    Brian C-137 Před měsícem

    You need to practice safer lifting techniques. One employee injury will burn up whatever you made by mining. OSHA is watching.

  • RoxyDzey
    RoxyDzey Před měsícem

    gabens son (which i never knew exists one haha) works for linus?

  • Thijmer
    Thijmer Před měsícem

    Can you also earn money with just one videocard, like most people have? I mean, I have not enough money to buy like 8 videocards.

  • VIVEX Gaming Channel
    VIVEX Gaming Channel Před měsícem

    send me a free gpu :)

  • Ralsei
    Ralsei Před 2 měsíci

    0:41, the creeper face is actually copyrighted by mojang, so... they may take down your video. tho it's still here so ... may be they didn't see it

  • Pumkin32465
    Pumkin32465 Před 2 měsíci

    theres one Problem of gifting me one of these GPU's?

  • Hiyouredead
    Hiyouredead Před 2 měsíci

    In mother Russia computer gives Linus tech tips

  • Harsh Vardhan
    Harsh Vardhan Před 2 měsíci

    "What a Joke"

    3,866.44

    Ouch.

  • nicholas neri
    nicholas neri Před 2 měsíci

    I didn't understand anything about the mining

  • eric
    eric Před 2 měsíci

    ok. So how much does your profit go up using solar panels for power??

  • the rougemillenial
    the rougemillenial Před 2 měsíci

    Need an ASIC miner unfortunately for BTC. Currencies like monero (XMR) will work best for GPU rigs

  • Twelve
    Twelve Před 2 měsíci

    But can it run minesweeper?

  • Bob Bob
    Bob Bob Před 2 měsíci

    Miners are why I’m still a console peasant

  • Duking Productions
    Duking Productions Před 2 měsíci

    Can I Mine with 1 graphic card ?

    • Moe Jake
      Moe Jake Před měsícem

      yes but you'll make like a few cents a day depending on you gpu.

  • Gameplay
    Gameplay Před 2 měsíci

    You should often sell your inventory because you are also making hardwares price risen up because you stocking so much and putting them into dusty shelves which is very uncool

  • johnson lu
    johnson lu Před 2 měsíci

    Germany had a power crisis where solar power outstipped demand so instead of paying for electricity you get paid by the power company to use it. This was a real advantage to mining bitcoin.

  • DiskRot
    DiskRot Před 2 měsíci +5

    GPU: [screams in agony]

  • jamai saber
    jamai saber Před 2 měsíci

    Sand me a free graphic card you have a lot of them i have no monny to bay one its so expancev in tunisia please

  • tiolpX
    tiolpX Před 2 měsíci

    wait wouldn't the r9 be capping the vram or does that not matter in mining?
    edit: ive just seen that you didn't put that in

  • hitime1234
    hitime1234 Před 2 měsíci +1

    GPU shortage is over

  • tiolpX
    tiolpX Před 2 měsíci

    i want one of them 1070s :(

  • GormyGorm
    GormyGorm Před 2 měsíci

    You know, there is one way to greatly reduce the cost of running your mining rig... Just use your neighbors electricity. All you need is a few dark colored extension cords and a lot of leaves to hide what is left visible ;)

  • google inc
    google inc Před 2 měsíci +2

    doge coin

  • Soluheg `
    Soluheg ` Před 2 měsíci

    Okay this mining crisis doesn't bother me that much


    BUT YOU DIDN'T TURN OFF THE HEAD LAMP!!!

    • Soluheg `
      Soluheg ` Před 2 měsíci

      Yeah you to if you dont keep quiet....

    • hitime1234
      hitime1234 Před 2 měsíci

      It's over

  • Charlie Thomas
    Charlie Thomas Před 2 měsíci

    i dont have hardware lying around :/

  • Ujjain Sagar
    Ujjain Sagar Před 2 měsíci

    please make a video on is after mining gpu's any good for buying

  • Harold Reasons
    Harold Reasons Před 2 měsíci

    linus, could you like clean out the dumpster behind your shop and send your trash to me? im sure i could make a hell of a pc out of it. 10 gpus, holy shit

  • Anand Sundar
    Anand Sundar Před 2 měsíci

    Are you in a process to make the mining efficient in the software part of it....??.... i'mean if you're not then you're dumb period.....I don't know......I'm a newbie..

  • drewski west
    drewski west Před 2 měsíci

    oh god i tried nicehash and it destroyed my computer

  • Máté Kovács
    Máté Kovács Před 2 měsíci

    Why do you put "where to buy the stuff we featured..." in every video if it makes no sense in 80% of the videos?

  • Your Favorite Elf
    Your Favorite Elf Před 2 měsíci

    That ladder with a fan tho

  • Jon Barrino
    Jon Barrino Před 2 měsíci +1

    Hi Linus Tech, great video!
    What about using SOLAR powered options?
    I'd be interested to see if they can make up or reduce some of the costs associated with the higher electricity expenses.
    That would be a cool experiment is its viable. Again great video!

  • George Bell
    George Bell Před 2 měsíci

    Dang if they ever get rid of parts i will buy them

  • Prince Polaris
    Prince Polaris Před 2 měsíci

    I'm playing minecraft while watching LTT and that DANG CREEPER INTRO MADE ME PANIC TWO TIMES WONDERING WHERE THIS DARN GHOST CREEPER IS

  • Chris 929RR
    Chris 929RR Před 2 měsíci

    2080ti is the most profitable? how long before it starts to pay for its self?

  • Thomas Siegel
    Thomas Siegel Před 2 měsíci

    Linus with his rich peoppple problems

  • Frags and Parts
    Frags and Parts Před 2 měsíci

    can I have some parts plz

  • Zack Weinberg
    Zack Weinberg Před 2 měsíci

    like the intro

  • Mo Nuairi
    Mo Nuairi Před 2 měsíci

    i didn't understand anything

  • Belgian Star
    Belgian Star Před 2 měsíci

    2018 update: I paid 660€ for a 1080 back in july. Prices are bullshit

    • Reunite The British Empire
      Reunite The British Empire Před 2 měsíci

      Have you mined though? Because with a 1080 the power-costs outweigh the profits, meaning you'll loose tons of money on nothing if you try mining,

  • sub to me ok
    sub to me ok Před 3 měsíci

    my power supply is free no bills lol i live in Qatar

  • Med Anouar
    Med Anouar Před 3 měsíci

    Why i feel bad for gpu when peopel use it for mining

  • Cheburushka
    Cheburushka Před 3 měsíci

    But why is this allowed. Didnt all governments sign the Paris agreement. How is that minimizing power consumption.

    • Reunite The British Empire
      Reunite The British Empire Před 2 měsíci

      All countries signed the Paris agreement? That is disgusting! Climate change is a hoax driven by rich and malicious corporate men to force governments into complete hypocrisy like the Paris agreement. If power consumption per capita was limited, then most likely we would have a mass revolution to take out the globalist elite. It is disgusting what you people accept these days. Ugh, I really think I am going to have to take a break after reading your BS.

  • Suraj Singh
    Suraj Singh Před 3 měsíci

    I got a crypto currency ad at the start

  • Jamie Veentjer
    Jamie Veentjer Před 3 měsíci

    Activate windows 10

  • Ray
    Ray Před 3 měsíci

    In Soviet Russia, GPU mines you!

  • FoxHound
    FoxHound Před 3 měsíci

    Did anyone ever put ecology into the equation?

  • W K
    W K Před 3 měsíci

    youtube is like the nhl or the nfl.... a bunch of poor people making rich people even more rich, how are the poor so stupid to let this continue? p s i still love linus

  • Fabian Scharf
    Fabian Scharf Před 3 měsíci

    Hey man, love the channel, you should randomly select subscribers and send them some of the stuff you got lying around

  • Riqaveli
    Riqaveli Před 3 měsíci

    let me have a gpu lol you got too many

  • that guy
    that guy Před 3 měsíci

    i would charge miners 2000 dollars to accept gpu's from them fuck miners

  • Baby Eater44
    Baby Eater44 Před 3 měsíci +4

    2 xeons
    10gpus




    Can it run crysis

  • josebo VR
    josebo VR Před 3 měsíci

    Oh god the mony