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13.0.0

  • 30% performance improvement on Grin and AE.
  • Reduce the likelihood of rejected shares.

Known issues: there is a performance regression for Turing cards when mining Grin. Please use 12.2.0 the 2080 Ti / 2080 / 2070 / 2060 GPUs for now.

Filename Platform SHA256 checksum
bminer-v13.0.0-6d94ac7-amd64.tar.xz Linux x64 b0381917afb67cb0dd390a842c8d78f4e2849af1ab66b447c958e58ca29aa6ea
bminer-v13.0.0-6d94ac7-amd64.zip Windows x64 c81a6ec269552c9e5e27b807075900e6902215b86c73ee8565eb6ba9939c4415
bminer-lite-v13.0.0-6d94ac7-amd64.zip Windows x64 e5a54263d2ec1c0ec4e8db3a81c1809597f516029b8ebcf228b7d0387d3ed0a3

12.2.0

  • Optimize CPU usage.
  • Fix compatibility issues with grin-pool.org and grinmint.com.
  • Experimental support for Turing GPUs.
  • Allow bminer to run with older NVIDIA drivers.
Filename Platform SHA256 checksum
bminer-v12.2.0-937f19b-amd64.tar.xz Linux x64 9f663fb60b68dc66ecd75310bfb025b7462d8bdac3de2a4dd37385e55064a375
bminer-v12.2.0-937f19b-amd64.zip Windows x64 a41ed3effc44305b3763e087ae4af51dea376273c3befb96c83cd57b72a27aa7
bminer-lite-v12.2.0-937f19b-amd64.zip Windows x64 312b5db2fd1b4ab8200146d11f367e161ae973e1ca7080cb7e211f63212bd350

12.1.0

  • 50% performance improvement on Aeternity.
  • 10% performance improvement on Grin.
  • Support 8GB cards on Windows 10.
  • Support SSL connections for Grin.
Filename Platform SHA256 checksum
bminer-v12.1.0-5083c32-CUDA-9.2-amd64.tar.xz Linux x64 a134ed4c4ef0841b9fffa65778649db1750bcdd26de8c8e8dc48fe686adf7ce2
bminer-v12.1.0-5083c32-CUDA-9.2-amd64.zip Windows x64 4389aba9411d5fadc7fc2d83f708adfbedf5236bf9b38c280a01d15b187b7adf
bminer-lite-v12.1.0-5083c32-CUDA-9.2-amd64.zip Windows x64 8c9c74649ebe1640462117ccd8074c824d46ea257202090279527638c1873264

12.0.1

  • Experimental support mining Grin
  • 100% performance improvement on the beam miner compared to 11.4.1.
  • Various bug fixes

11.4.1

  • Support AMD Crimson driver

11.4.0

  • Experimental support mining beam with AMD cards (Require Radeon Adrenalin Edition 18.1.1 or above)

11.3.0

  • Improve the performance of Aeternity for 6GB cards
  • Support mining beam over beepool
  • Output solution/s instead of nounce/s when mining beam

11.2.0

  • Experimental support for beam

11.1.0

  • Experimental support for Aeternity

11.0.0

  • Support ETH/BTM dual mine

10.7.0

  • Fix -devices value option bug in 10.6.0.
  • Fix a bug in GET /api/v1/status/device api.

10.6.0

  • Require CUDA 9.2 or above for this version.
  • Substantially increase BTM mining speed, e.g. 4650 on 1080Ti now.

10.5.0

  • Require CUDA 9.2 or above for this version.
  • Substantially increase BTM mining speed, e.g. 4500 on 1080Ti now.
  • Maximum temperature is monitored and controlled more precisely, so that GPU cards are better protected.
  • Support BTG mining on zhash.pro pool.

10.4.0

  • Add -pers auto option to support pools (e.g. zergpool.com) to automatically switch personalization string for equihash144,5 mining.

10.3.0

  • Make API robust and accessible even when GPUs are hung.
  • Support ethproxy protocol pools, such as dwarfpool, to display worker names.

10.2.0

  • Support all the other Equihash 144,5 based coins besides BTG, using equihash1445 scheme and -pers config.

10.1.0

  • Fix performance regression in BTM mining.

10.0.0

  • Support mining Zhash (Equihash with parameter set 144,5) based coins.
  • Substantially increase BTM mining speed again (up to another 30%).
  • Support reported hashrate feature on ETH pools.

9.1.0

  • Substantially increase BTM mining speed (up to 30%).
  • Fix editing problems of .bat files on windows.
  • Add scheme suggestions in scripts for ETH mining.

9.0.0

  • Experimental support for mining BTM.
  • Optimize the performance of automatic tuning in dual mining mode.
  • Start REST APIs much faster than previous versions.
  • Improve compatibility of mining Ethereum on Nicehash pool.

8.0.0

  • Support a dual mining mode for Ethereum (ETH, Ethash) and Decred (DCR, blake14r) / Verge (XVG, blake2s) without affecting Ethereum mining performance.
  • Automatically tune mining performance in dual mining mode.
  • Support dual mining mode in launcher and dashboard GUI.
  • Add scripts to download third party software OhGodAnETHlargementPill to improve Ethereum mining performance on GTX 1080/1080Ti.
  • Introduce new REST APIs to display stratum/solver/device status.

7.0.0

  • Experimental support for mining Ethereum.
  • Various usability improvements on the launcher GUI.
  • Create a lite distribution without the launcher GUI.

6.1.0

  • Fix potential regression caused by 6.0.0 for GPUs mounting on risers.
  • Improve mining algorithm stability.

6.0.0

  • Failover server supports. Supply multiple uris (separated by commas) via the -uri option to enable the failover support.
  • A launcher GUI for Windows.
  • Reduce reject rate caused by stale shares.
  • 0.3-0.5% performance improvement depending on card models.
  • Fix inaccurate metrics at the start of Bminer.
  • Reduce CPU usage the start of bminer.
  • Support miner.reconnect().
  • Experimental support for miningrigrentals.
  • A new option -no-runtime-info to disable runtime information collection.

5.5.0

  • Show the fan speed in both console and UI.
  • Fix compatibility issues for pool.miningspeed.com.
  • Fix a bug that causes Bminer fails to start on Windows under some configuration.

5.4.0

  • Fix a reconnection issue in the network layer.
  • Show additional statistics in console.
  • Allow cross-domain requests to access the API.
  • Fix the compatibility issue with docker.
  • Introduce the option -share-check to make the time of recovering from no accepted shares configurable.

5.3.0

  • Experimental support for EthOS / Ubuntu 14.04.
  • Support AMD K10 CPUs.
  • Automatically restart hanged network connections.
  • Improve compatibilities with mining rigs with more than 8 cards.

5.2.0

  • Introduced the option -logfile to append the logs into a file.
  • Minor optimization on Windows for cards that are mounted on the risers.
  • Improve compatibility for NiceHash.

5.1.0

  • Support NiceHash.
  • Fix unstable network connections in 5.0.0.
  • Fix performance regressions for 1080Ti under Linux.

5.0.0

  • Minor performance improvement for GTX 1060.
  • Fixed performance regressions in 4.0.0 on Windows.
  • Optimization on the networking layer.
  • Show GPU ID in case of hardware errors.
  • Introduced the option -no-timestamps which suppresses the timestamps in the logging messages.

4.0.0

  • Minor performance improvement.
  • Support older CPUs like Core 2 Duo.
  • Support mining rigs that have more than 8 GPUs.
  • Support luckpool.org.
  • Removed the polling option.
  • Introduced the option -max-network-failures which allows Bminer to exit after consecutive network failures.
  • Various improvement on the UI.
  • Localization for Russian and Chinese.

3.0.0

  • Minor performance improvement.
  • Disable CPU polling by default.
  • Introduce a Web-based dashboard.
  • Support slushpool.

2.1.0

  • Add the -polling option to make GPU polling configurable.
  • Improve the stability of the network connections.
  • First public release for Linux.

2.0.0

  • First public release.