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The Bitaxe

The Bitaxe

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135.00$265.00$

Welcome to the growing world of Bitaxe, where cutting-edge technology and open-source innovation converge to redefine Bitcoin mining. The Bitaxe series, including the Bitaxe Max (1397), Bitaxe Ultra (1366), and Bitaxe Supra (1368), is crafted to empower miners at every level with powerful, efficient, and community-driven solutions.

Imagine stepping into the frontier of Bitcoin mining, armed with the world’s first open-source ASIC miner. This is what Bitaxe offers – an unparalleled opportunity to engage with a technology that is not only powerful but also transparent and customizable. The Bitaxe series is designed for solo miners who want to harness significant mining power without the overhead and complexity typically associated with industrial-grade equipment.

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Description

Imagine a world where Bitcoin mining is not dominated by a few large players but is decentralized and accessible to everyone. This is the vision of Bitaxe: to mobilize an army of decentralized, open-source miners. By purchasing a Bitaxe miner, you’re not just buying a piece of hardware; you’re joining a global movement to fulfill Satoshi Nakamoto’s vision of “one ASIC, one vote.” This principle ensures that every miner has a voice in the network, preventing centralization and promoting true decentralization.

The Bitaxe is the world’s first open-source ASIC miner, providing unmatched transparency and customization. This means you have complete control over your mining operations, from the hardware to the software. The community-driven innovation ensures that you are always at the cutting edge of mining technology, with continuous improvements and updates shared openly. Additionally, the energy-efficient design of the Bitaxe series ensures that your mining activities are both powerful and sustainable, reducing operational costs while maximizing performance.

Now is the perfect time to buy a Bitaxe miner. As the Bitcoin network grows, so does the importance of decentralization to maintain its integrity and censorship resistance. By mining your own block templates, you actively contribute to preventing network censorship and enhancing its security. Plus, with the chance to participate in the “Bitcoin lottery” every ten minutes, you stand a chance to find the next block and earn significant rewards. This not only boosts your potential earnings but also reinforces the decentralized nature of Bitcoin, ensuring its resilience and longevity.

Join the Bitaxe revolution today and become a part of a community dedicated to decentralizing Bitcoin mining. Your involvement not only empowers you with the tools to mine efficiently but also supports the ongoing development of open-source mining solutions. Together, we can push the boundaries of what is possible in Bitcoin mining, making it more accessible, transparent, and decentralized. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to be a pioneer in the next era of Bitcoin mining.

Bitaxe Max (1397)

Dive into the World of Bitcoin Mining

The Bitaxe Max (1397) is a gateway into the realm of Bitcoin mining for both beginners and experienced miners. This model exemplifies the perfect blend of accessibility and performance, making advanced mining technology affordable and user-friendly.

Imagine receiving a fully assembled miner that eliminates the need for complex setups. With the Bitaxe Max, you can start mining immediately upon unboxing. Equipped with a heatsink, fan, and 5V socket, it’s designed for plug-and-play readiness, ensuring that even those new to mining can get started with ease.

Energy efficiency is a cornerstone of the Bitaxe Max. Running on just 15W, it optimizes your energy usage, making it a sustainable choice for home miners. The integrated ESP32-S3-WROOM-1 WiFi microcontroller allows you to mine directly to your preferred pool over WiFi, enhancing convenience and reducing setup complexity. Powered by the BM1397 ASIC chip, the Bitaxe Max delivers an impressive hashrate of up to 400 GH/s, ensuring robust performance for its users.

Bitaxe Ultra (1366)

A New Era in High-Efficiency Bitcoin Mining

The Bitaxe Ultra (1366) marks a new era in Bitcoin mining technology, setting new standards for enthusiasts who demand the highest performance and efficiency.

This model comes fully assembled, allowing you to dive straight into mining without the hassle of setting up. The Bitaxe Ultra is outfitted with a heatsink, fan, and 5V socket, making it a ready-to-operate mining powerhouse right out of the box. Its design champions the spirit of open-source, providing unmatched flexibility and customization options to fine-tune your mining operations according to your specific needs.

Optimized to run on just 15W, the Bitaxe Ultra ensures that your mining activities are both powerful and energy-efficient, aligning with sustainable practices. Seamless integration with mining pools is facilitated by the ESP32-S3-WROOM-1 WiFi microcontroller, making pool connections easier and more efficient. The Bitaxe Ultra’s superior performance is driven by the BM1366 ASIC chip, delivering a formidable hashrate of up to 500 GH/s, which sets a new standard in mining performance.

Bitaxe Supra (1368)

The Pinnacle of Bitcoin Mining Technology

The Bitaxe Supra (1368) stands at the forefront of Bitcoin mining technology, embodying peak performance, exceptional energy efficiency, and steadfast reliability. Designed for serious enthusiasts, this model epitomizes the innovative spirit of Open-Source Miners United.

The Bitaxe Supra is a trailblazer, arriving fully assembled and ready to mine, ensuring a seamless setup process. Its intuitive user interface allows you to start mining Bitcoin immediately without complex configurations. Advanced cooling options, including basic, Noctua, Ice Cooler Tower, and Noctua Cooler Tower, ensure the Bitaxe Supra maintains optimal temperatures and longevity, adapting to various operational conditions.

The commitment to open-source principles means unparalleled flexibility and customization. At its core, the BM1368 chip achieves extraordinary power efficiency of 17.5J/TH, making it one of the most efficient miners available. Effortless network connectivity is guaranteed by the ESP32-S3-WROOM-1 WiFi microcontroller, which simplifies the process of joining your preferred mining pool. With a hashrate of up to 700 GH/s, the Bitaxe Supra ensures you remain competitive in the Bitcoin mining landscape, maximizing your potential for earning rewards.

Explore the Ever-Growing Bitaxe Series

Bitaxe Model Series ASIC Chip Used On Expected Hashrate Ideal For
Bitaxe Max (100 Series) BM1397 Antminer 17 Series 400 GH/s (up to 450 GH/s) Beginners in Bitcoin mining, offering a solid hash rate with moderate energy consumption.
Bitaxe Ultra (200 Series) BM1366 Antminer S19 XP and S19k Pro 500 GH/s (up to 550 GH/s) Serious miners aiming to balance efficiency with higher hash rates.
Bitaxe Hex (300 Series) 6 x BM1366 Antminer S19k Pro and S19 XP 3.0 TH/s (up to 3.3 TH/s) Miners looking for scalability and high performance without sacrificing efficiency.
Bitaxe Supra (400 Series) BM1368 Antminer S21 625 GH/s (up to 775 GH/s) Serious enthusiasts seeking the highest hash rates and efficiency.

Advanced Cooling Options

  • Basic Cooling: A straightforward solution for stable performance under typical conditions.
  • Noctua Cooling: Premium cooling with an advanced fan for quieter operation and enhanced thermal management.
  • Ice Cooler Tower: State-of-the-art cooling system offering maximum heat dissipation for high performance and continuous use.
  • Noctua Cooler Tower: Combines the Ice Tower Cooler, a quiet RGB fan, and a Noctua fan for supreme cooling, ensuring the Bitaxe maintains optimal temperatures and longevity.
  • Argon THRML Cooler: The ultimate cooler for overclocking, allowing you to push the Bitaxe to 600 MHz for up to 900 GH/s at an average of 775 GH/s, with temperatures maxing at 55°C and noise levels no more than 25dB.

These cooling options are available for the Bitaxe Max, Ultra, and Supra models.

Special Note

This is not yet a refined final commercial product, but rather a unique release suitable for thinkers, innovators and enthusiasts who enjoy the process of exploration and discovery. This is an invitation to be part of the development journey, contributing to the growth and evolution of open-source mining.

You may need to program the device and there will likely be minor issues to resolve. The entire Bitaxe product line is a flight-built aircraft. Please note that updates are coming to this product, but orders cannot be cancelled to get an updated version if a version is released. Your purchase constitutes a commitment to the version available at the time of your order.

Supporting Innovation

For every Bitaxe sold, 5$ will be remitted to Open Source Miners United in support of their innovative open-source efforts that contribute to the making of these wonderful and useful products.

MIT License applies. Copyright (c) 2022 Skot.

Additional information

Weight 680 g
Dimensions 20 × 20 × 10 cm
Bitaxe version

Bitaxe Max (1397), Bitaxe Ultra (1366), Bitaxe Supra (1368)

Case color

Black, Orange, Green, Blue

Cooling

Basic Cooling, Noctua Cooling, Ice Cooler Tower, Noctua Cooler Tower, Argon THRML

Power adapter

None, North America (US) 5V 4A, Europe (EU) 5V 4A

Setup Instructions

Step 1: Unbox and Inspect

Unbox your Bitaxe Max (1397), Ultra (1366), or Supra (1368) and ensure all components are present and undamaged.

Components include:

  • Bitaxe device (Max, Ultra, or Supra)
  • 5V power supply (optional)
  • Standing case for the device

Step 2: Place the Device in the Standing Case

Insert your Bitaxe device into the included beautiful standing case.

Step 3: Connect Power Supply

Plug the Bitaxe device into the included 5V power supply. Important: Do not use a non-approved power supply, as it will permanently damage the device.

Step 4: Initial Power-Up

Power on your Bitaxe device. It will attempt to connect to a default network, which it will not find.

Step 5: Connect to Bitaxe WiFi Access Point

Use a WiFi-capable device (such as a phone or laptop) to search for the new WiFi Access Point named Bitaxe_XXXX. Connect to the Bitaxe SSID.

Step 6: Access AxeOS Web Portal

After connecting, you should be automatically prompted or redirected to the AxeOS web portal. If not automatically redirected:

Step 7: Configure WiFi Settings

In the AxeOS web portal, click on the ‘Settings’ button. Enter the WiFi SSID and password for your local WiFi network. Note: Bitaxe devices are not compatible with 5GHz WiFi; they only work with 2.4GHz WiFi. Double-check the WiFi SSID and password before entering to prevent manual recovery later.

Step 8: Update Mining Pool Settings

In the AxeOS web portal: Update the pool URL, port, and user to your preferred mining pool. Recommended pools:

  • ckpool
  • publicpool
  • D-Central’s Solo Pool

Step 9: Save and Restart

Click Save, then click Restart to apply the changes.

Step 10: Start Mining

If everything is configured correctly, your Bitaxe device will start mining.

FAQ

What is a Bitaxe?

Bitaxe is a fully open-source ASIC Bitcoin miner designed for flexibility and accessibility. It comes in multiple models such as Max, Ultra, and Supra, each incorporating advanced ASIC chips like the BM1397, BM1366, and BM1368. Bitaxe democratizes Bitcoin mining by offering powerful, customizable mining technology to a broader audience.

How many watts does a Bitaxe use?

A Bitaxe generally consumes around 10 to 15 watts, making it an efficient option for small-scale and hobbyist mining operations.

What is the max temperature for Bitaxe?

The safe operational temperature range for a Bitaxe is typically between 40°C and 65°C. Exceeding these temperatures can reduce efficiency and potentially damage the hardware.

What is the best open-source Bitcoin miner?

Bitaxe is one of the top open-source Bitcoin miners due to its customizable hardware and software, ease of use, and robust community support. Other notable open-source miners include Nerdaxe, Qaxe, Flexaxe, and 0axe.

Does Bitaxe work?

Yes, the Bitaxe is an effective ASIC miner, particularly valued for its customization options and low power consumption. It supports both solo and pool mining, and its open-source nature allows for continuous improvements by the community.

What is the hashrate of Bitaxe miner?

The hashrate of a Bitaxe miner varies by model. The Bitaxe Max offers a hashrate of up to 400 GH/s, the Bitaxe Ultra up to 500 GH/s, and the Bitaxe Supra up to 700 GH/s, depending on the specific configuration and cooling solutions used.

Is USB mining profitable?

USB mining is generally not highly profitable in today’s competitive Bitcoin mining landscape. Profitability depends on electricity costs, Bitcoin prices, and hardware efficiency. Devices like Bitaxe are more suited for educational purposes and hobbyist mining rather than substantial profit.

What is the difference between Bitaxe 1366, 1368, and 1397?

The main difference lies in the ASIC chips used. The Bitaxe 1366 uses the BM1366 chip, offering higher efficiency and a hashrate of up to 500 GH/s. The Bitaxe 1397 uses the BM1397 chip, which provides lower performance compared to the BM1366, with a hashrate of up to 400 GH/s. The BM1368, used in the Bitaxe Supra, is the latest chip based on the Antminer S21, achieving hashrates of up to 700 GH/s with exceptional energy efficiency.

What is Bitcoin lottery mining?

Bitcoin lottery mining refers to solo mining, where an individual miner attempts to solve a block and receive the entire block reward (currently 3.125 BTC). This method involves significant risk and high variance, as the chances of solving a block are low. However, successful miners can earn substantial rewards, similar to winning a lottery. This approach is more suitable for miners with significant computational power or those willing to accept high levels of uncertainty.

What is the Bitaxe Supra (1368) and why is it significant?

The Bitaxe Supra (1368) is an open-source Bitcoin ASIC miner designed for serious enthusiasts. It features the powerful BM1368 ASIC chip, delivering up to 700 GH/s with exceptional energy efficiency (17.5J/TH). Its open-source nature allows for unparalleled flexibility and customization, supporting decentralization in Bitcoin mining.

What cooling options are available for the Bitaxe models?

All Bitaxe models (Max, Ultra, and Supra) offer the following cooling options:

  • Basic Cooling: Stable performance under typical conditions.
  • Noctua Cooling: Premium fans for quieter operation and enhanced thermal management.
  • Ice Cooler Tower: Advanced cooling system for maximum heat dissipation during high-performance use.
  • Noctua Cooler Tower: Combines Ice Tower Cooler, RGB fan, and Noctua fan for the ultimate cooling solution for continuous high-performance mining.
  • Argon THRML Cooler: The ultimate cooler for overclocking, allowing you to push the Bitaxe to 600 MHz for up to 900 GH/s at an average of 775 GH/s, with temperatures maxing at 55°C. Capping at 575 MHz hits 733 GH/s with temperatures at 52°C and noise levels no more than 25dB.

How do I set up the Bitaxe devices?

  1. Unbox and Inspect: Ensure all components are present and undamaged.
  2. Place the Device in the Standing Case: Insert your Bitaxe device into the included standing case.
  3. Connect Power Supply: Plug the Bitaxe device into the included 5V power supply. Do not use a non-approved power supply to avoid damaging the device.
  4. Initial Power-Up: Power on your Bitaxe device. It will attempt to connect to a default network, which it will not find.
  5. Connect to Bitaxe WiFi Access Point: Use a WiFi-capable device (such as a phone or laptop) to search for the new WiFi Access Point named Bitaxe_XXXX. Connect to the Bitaxe SSID.
  6. Access AxeOS Web Portal: After connecting, you should be automatically prompted or redirected to the AxeOS web portal. If not automatically redirected, open your browser and visit http://192.168.4.1.
  7. Configure WiFi Settings: In the AxeOS web portal, click on the ‘Settings’ button. Enter the WiFi SSID and password for your local WiFi network. Note: Bitaxe devices are not compatible with 5GHz WiFi; they only work with 2.4GHz WiFi. Double-check the WiFi SSID and password before entering to prevent manual recovery later.
  8. Update Mining Pool Settings: In the AxeOS web portal, update the pool URL, port, and user to your preferred mining pool. Recommended pools include ckpool, publicpool, and D-Central’s Solo Pool.
  9. Save and Restart: Click Save, then click Restart to apply the changes.
  10. Start Mining: If everything is configured correctly, your Bitaxe device will start mining.

Is the Bitaxe Supra (1368) suitable for solo mining?

Yes, the Bitaxe Supra (1368) is ideal for solo mining. Its open-source design promotes decentralization, allowing miners to operate independently and contribute to the Bitcoin network’s security and resilience. The advanced connectivity options make it easy to join and manage your preferred mining pool.

What are the key features of the Bitaxe Supra (1368)?

  • User-Friendly Interface: Accessible even for beginners.
  • Enhanced Durability: Built with high-quality materials for long-term reliability.
  • Real-Time Monitoring: Advanced diagnostics and analytics tools for performance monitoring.
  • Versatile Configuration: Supports various mining configurations to optimize performance.

How does the Bitaxe Supra (1368) support open-source development?

The Bitaxe Supra (1368) embraces the open-source ethos, with all design files available for modification and improvement by the community. This encourages collaborative development and continuous innovation in Bitcoin mining technologies.

What makes the Bitaxe Supra (1368) energy efficient?

The Bitaxe Supra (1368) is equipped with the BM1368 ASIC chip, known for its extraordinary power efficiency of 17.5J/TH. This makes it not only profitable but also environmentally friendly, supporting sustainable mining practices.

Are there any known issues or considerations with the Bitaxe Supra (1368)?

As with any advanced mining hardware, initial setups may require some technical adjustments.

Is the Bitaxe Supra (1368) profitable?

The profitability of the Bitaxe Supra (1368) can be a concern due to its single ASIC chip, which means it won’t generate as high a hashrate as larger, multi-chip miners like the S19 XP. This miner is often used more as a “lotto miner” or to stack small amounts of satoshis from mining pools. It’s not typically profitable with electricity prices above $0, but it provides valuable experience and supports decentralized, open-source mining efforts. This miner allows users to learn and engage with Bitcoin mining without significant financial investment.

What is lotto mining, and why is the Bitaxe Supra (1368) ideal for it?

Lotto mining refers to solo mining with a small hashrate in hopes of finding a block, similar to buying a lottery ticket. While the chances of finding a block are slim, the reward can be significant. The Bitaxe Supra (1368) is ideal for lotto mining because it allows individuals to participate in mining without requiring massive infrastructure or capital investment. By using this device, miners contribute to the decentralization of the network, supporting the Bitcoin ecosystem even if they don’t achieve high profitability. Additionally, the open-source design of the Bitaxe Supra fosters a learning environment where users can gain hands-on experience with Bitcoin mining technology.

Why should I consider using the Bitaxe Supra (1368) if it’s not highly profitable?

The primary goal of the Bitaxe Supra (1368) is not necessarily to make a profit but to offer an accessible entry point into Bitcoin mining. It is ideal for learning, experimentation, and contributing to the decentralization of the Bitcoin network. Additionally, mining with a Bitaxe Supra allows you to acquire “fresh” BTC.

2 reviews for The Bitaxe

  1. Maxwell Lee (verified owner)

    Amazing quality, very happy with this purchase.

  2. Offgrid (verified owner)

    Awesome Bitcoin Miner.
    Have it running on my 100 watt Solar Panel and Jackery 240.
    Earning about 50 Satoshi a day on Braiins Pool.

    Video : https://blurt.blog/bitaxe/@offgridlife/6wwpru-solar-mining-with-the-bitaxe-supra

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