ZCASH Mining Pool

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Zcash uses the Equihash algorithm, which is (usually, not always) most efficiently mined with NVidia GPUs. To get fairly accurate estimates of what your mining rig can generate mining ZCash, we recommend entering your number of GPUs, power cost, etc on WhatToMine and calculating your potential earnings.

ZCASH Overview

Zcash is a decentralized cryptocurrency that sets itself apart from other currencies by offering additional privacy to its users. Their "shielded transactions" hide the value of a transaction, as well as the recipient and sender, making it less transparent than other traditional cryptocurrencies.

Like others, Zcash is open-source, but they claim to have "better blockchain technology" by being fungible (we had to look that one up, too), enabling new applications, and upholding confidentiality.

Some members of their team include the authors of the Zerocash protocol, some of the Zerocoin protocol team, and researchers of zk-SNARKs.

Zcash has been featured in The Economist, The New York Times, TechCrunch, Bloomberg, Forbes, and more.

For more information and to do more research into the Zcash cryptocurrency (before or after mining it on our Zcash mining pool), visit their website. There, you can find additional explanations of the ZCash blockchain technology, their team, and ZCash news. Their FAQ page is fairly extensive, as well.

ZCASH Exchanges

This list is not exhaustive and only includes (up to) the top 10 exchanges with some or decent volume, listed top to bottom, left to right. 

ZCASH Resources

FAQs

Zcash Recommended Wallets

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Recommended Zcash Miner (Windows)
AMD - Claymore's ZCash/BTG GPU Miner
NVIDIA - EWBF's CUDA Zcash Miner

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Recommended Zcash Mining Pool
(Ours, of course!)
zec.cloudpools.net

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