News

Maximum Wattage for 6pin and 8pin PCIe Cables

Maximum Wattage for 6pin and 8pin PCIe Cables Everywhere I look online it says 6pin PCIe can carry only 75W and the 8pin PCIe is maxed out at 150W. Why do you claim the PCIe cables you carry can handle a higher wattage? We have been contacted, politely and not-so-politely, about this ever since we…
Read more

Parallel Miner and the Reality of Inflation

Parallel Miner is committed to supplying our customers with the lowest, most competitive rates available. However, our prices have indeed risen in recent months. We are taking this opportunity to offer a public explanation behind our price changes. We have no interest in writing an in-depth article about how a capitalist economy, inflation, government decisions,…
Read more

Breakout Board Differences and Comparisons

Comparisons Between the Breakout Boards By Parallel Miner Recently a lot of customers have been asking for more information in a single place detailing breakout board comparisons and differences. We are happy to oblige! While we hope this post will answer your questions and guide you to buying the right breakout board, we are sure…
Read more

What are ohms and why it matters?

Most of the PSUs we offer are Platinum with 94% efficiency; this means a 6% loss. For example, if your rig consumes 1000watt on the ZSX; at the wall, it would be a draw of 1060W. That might not seem like much, but if you have 1,000 rigs, that becomes 60kw x 24hr x 30days…
Read more