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    The CPU isn't so important for crypto mining, but these are excellent choices for putting together a rig yourself.
    When it comes to building a cryptocurrency mining rig, the GPU is usually the star of the show. The most effective tool for mining is an advanced and powerful graphics processors, though there's still a role for the CPU to play. Bitcoin does require a fairly competent processor, but Application-specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) processors have already been released and made available, undercutting Intel and AMD while offering better performance.
    That said, if you plan to build a PC for mining, you need a processor. Here are a few options for you to consider.

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    03-08-2018 10:10 AM

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