Currently, XMRig is the best Monero (XMR) Mining software available on the web with Windows Support. Monero is changing its Proof-of-work algorithm to Cryptonight Variant 2 on October 18.
What new comes with Cryptonight Variant 2?
To improve the ASIC resistance they have launched 2 new modifications,
- Instead of using 16-byte line they will make use of 64-byte cache line which will make memory bandwidth four times more demanding.
- The Large and unavoidable computational latency is added to the main loop.
Read the full list of Modifications – xmr-stak-cpu