We have tested some machines for best gpu based mining currently. There are many softwares available like CCMiner, Claymore’s Dual mining and so on.
For best bang for buck currently we recommend this kind of setup:
- ASRock H81 PRO BTC R2.0 LGA 1150 Intel H81 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Motherboard
- ASRock ATX 32GB DDR3 LGA 1150 Intel Motherboard (H97 Anniversary)
- ASRock Z97 Anniversary
- Radeon PULSE RX 570 4GB GDDR5
- ASUS ROG-STRIX-RX580
- MSI Gaming GeForce GTX 1070 8GB GDDR5
- Gefore GTX 1080TI
Risers: USB 3.0 Riser
PSU should be atleast 20% more than taking from wall wattage usage is.
We personally use EVGA GOLD 1200-1300W PSU-s.
Mining Software setups
There are many miners software available, we recommend to use Claymore’s Dual Ethereum + Decred/Siacoin/Lbry/Pascal AMD+NVIDIA GPU Miner. Also you can make an very easy setup with NiceHash software.
Mining monitoring with SMS Notifications
We have developed a custom software for monitoring Claymore’s Dual mining software remotely.
Setup and source code can be found from here: https://github.com/JamesSmith2/EthMonitoring
For btc and other crypto wallets we can recommend: Cryptonator, we have used it for a while and everything is working very well. Also on registration you can get 10$ premium for account.