I have recently decided to overclock Antminer S7 4.73TH/s to recover my loses. Is it possible to recover my ROI after overclocking my Antminer S7 from 4.73TH/s to 6TH/s. I am not afraid of destroying my device.
To overclock Antminer S7 you have to increase your device’s frequency. Before starting the process of overclocking Antminer S7 we will discuss this machine and outcomes of overclocking. Bitmain has introduced some of the world’s finest ASIC machines for every Algorithm. Antminer S7 was the best mining equipment for the year 2015.
Bitmain is a private company based in Beijing, China founded by Jihan Wu and Micree Zhan in 2013. The company manufactures high-grade ASIC chips and bitcoin and altcoin miners. They also operate one of the largest pool known as ‘Antpool’. Bitmain is criticized because of dominance over cryptocurrency mining. Last year in 2017, Bitmain generated $3 – $4 billion in profit.
Most successful Mining products by Bitmain
Antminer S9 is manufactured by Bitmain for mining SHA-256 algorithm with a maximum hash rate of 4.73Th/s for a power consumption of 1293W. It was launched in September 2015. Antminer S7 is Quite noisy at 62dB. It is the very popular miner and many mining farms use this device. It was priced at $440
Before starting with the process of overclocking Antminer S7 Read – Is it safe to overclock Antminer?
Instructions to overclock Antminer S7
Let’s overclock this device
- Go to advanced settings if not available then give a direct call
- Go to http://192.168.x.x/cgi-bin/minerAdvanced.cgi
- Note down the current hash rate ant temperature
- Increase frequency from the options
- In my opinion, try to increase not more than 100M
WARNING – overclocking will void your 6 months warranty from Bitmain
In the worst case, your device may destroy
- Use external fans for cooling purpose
- Increase PSU