The Antminer S17+ is a series of ASIC miners produced by Bitmain, a leading Chinese mining equipment provider. This particular series has four ASIC miner models at present, namely the S17+ 67T, 70T, 73T, and 76T. Their differences are only the hashrate and power needed for operation, with the 76T having the highest hashrate and consuming the most energy.
The ASIC miners mentioned all use the SHA-256 algorithm to mine Bitcoin. They can also mine other coins that use the SHA-356 algorithm as the mining algorithm. The Antminer S17+ series ASIC miners are also equipped with a new generation 7nm chip that boosts performance and efficiency.
For more information about the specifications and hashrates of the Antminer S17+ series, keep reading.
Antminer S17+ Specifications:
The Similarities of the Antminer S17+ ASIC Miners
|Quantity of hash chips:||195|
|Quantity of hash boards:||3|
|Networking connection mode:||RJ45 Ethernet 10/100M|
|Miner size (Length*Width*Height, without package, in mm):||298.2*178*304.3|
|Net weight (kg):||9.80|
|Noise (dBA @25°C):||82|
|Recommended operation temperature (°C):||Min: 5|
|Storage temperature (°C):||Min: -20|
|Operation humidity (RH):||Min: 10%|
The Differences Between the Antminer S17+ ASIC Miners
|Reference power on wall (Watt):||2680||2800||2920||3040|
The Antminer S17+ mining hashrate for each algorithm:
Given that there are currently four models in this series, with each having a different hashrate and power consumption, it will be lengthy if all models are included in this section. To be concise and reader-friendly, we’ll only touch upon the model with the lowest hashrate (67T) and the one with the highest hashrate (76T) here. This will not affect the comprehensiveness of this review, as you are still able to have a brief idea of the hashrate range of the Antminer S17+ series.
Antminer S17+ 67T
|BitcoinCash (BCH) zpool SHA-256 Mining Hashrate:||6.64 Ph/s|
|DGB zpool SHA-256 Mining Hashrate:||10.15 Ph/s|
|LitecoinCash (LCC) Zergpool SHA-256 Mining Hashrate:||47.95 Th/s|
|Peercoin (PPC) Zergpool SHA-256 Mining Hashrate:||139.76 Th/s|
|Bitcoin (BTC) BSOD Mining Hashrate:||13.75 Th/s|
|BTC Ukrpool Mining Hashrate:||429.10 Ph/s|
|BCH Hashcity Mining Hashrate:||91.18 Ph/s|
|BTC Binance SHA-256 Mining Hashrate:||22,174.58 Ph/s|
|BTC f2pool Mining Hashrate:||23,126.02 Ph/s|
|BCH Binance SHA-256 Mining Hashrate:||22,174.58 Ph/s|
Antminer S17+ 76T
|BitcoinCash (BCH) zpool SHA-256 Mining Hashrate:||10.17 Ph/s|
|DGB zpool SHA-256 Mining Hashrate:||8.20 Ph/s|
|LitecoinCash (LCC) Zergpool SHA-256 Mining Hashrate:||63.31 Th/s|
|Peercoin (PPC) Zergpool SHA-256 Mining Hashrate:||159.81 Th/s|
|Bitcoin (BTC) BSOD Mining Hashrate:||12.10 Th/s|
|BTC Ukrpool Mining Hashrate:||428.99 Ph/s|
|BCH Hashcity Mining Hashrate:||94.48 Ph/s|
|BTC Binance SHA-256 Mining Hashrate:||22,083.77 Ph/s|
|BTC f2pool Mining Hashrate:||23,127.10 Ph/s|
|BCH Binance SHA-256 Mining Hashrate:||22,083.77 Ph/s|
Clearly, the Antminer S17+ series exhibits high hashrates and is undoubtedly at the leading position of its class. As a result, these ASIS miners have enhanced capacity to mine Bitcoin and other coins, as illustrated above. To get more out of the Antminer S17+ series, you can overclock it. You may download firmware from Asic.to, which will help boost the ASIC miners’ performance. According to the website, the hashrate for the Antminer S17+ series can spike to over 105 Th/s after overclocking.
However, a high hashrate comes with high power consumption. The power consumption of the Antminer S17+ series is within the range of 2680W to 3040W and will increase if overclocked, which can result in high electricity bills in certain locations. Hence, new miners are urged to take note of this and conduct a thorough cost-benefit analysis before deciding whether to buy this series of ASIC miners.
For more information about the Antminer S17+ series, do check out the video below.
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