Is Hive OS Worth It?

What is Hive OS?

Hive OS is an operating system developed on top of the popular Linux distro, Ubuntu. Let’s just say that it is a modified version of Ubuntu. Its main mission is to provide you with a convenient interface for mining cryptocurrencies on GPU and managing your rigs.

  1. GPU (Graphics Processing Units)
  2. CPU (Central Processing Units)
Also Read: Is Nicehash Worth It?

Broadband Internet

Now I’ll start with a list of countries and their average cost of data, to help you put this in perspective. I had to get help from a 2019 study carried out by statista.com :

Electric Power

Mining cryptocurrencies such as Ethereum is a GPU-intensive activity. After electric power, the GPUs, also called Graphics Processing Unit are the most important component of your mining setup. The more powerful your GPU is, the higher its hash rate (measured in h/s) would be. The higher your hash rate is, the lesser the time required to complete a “proof of work”. To be rewarded, you need a proof of work.

Conclusion

So, back to the original question we’re trying to answer; is HiveOS worth it?

  • Your location; which invariably determines the availability and cost of uninterrupted power supply and broadband internet.
  • Your $3 monthly fee for each of your workers (Hive OS requires that you pay a monthly fee of $3 if you are using more than 4 workers.)
    💡TIP: A worker is a term used to describe any type of mining hardware that is supported by Hive OS: a rig — a computer built with GPUs; and ASIC.

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Branditechture is a full-experience design and PR agency. Since 2014, we’ve been building successful brands from scratch and promoting real challenger brands.