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Stratum Ports

stratum+tcp://zec.poolmining.org:3036 GPU Mining
stratum+tcp://zec.poolmining.org:3037 High-End Multi GPU Mining

ZCash Addresses

In addition to the standard t-addresses (transparent address), we also support payouts directly to z-addresses for transaction shielding and complete balance privacy.


Windows Nvidia GPU Mining

  • Download dstm's ZCash Cuda Miner for Windows
  • Extract the archive and open start_zec.bat in a text-editor of your choice
  • Replace YOUR_WALLET_ADDRESS with your ZCash address. If you don't know your address, read this section first
  • If you are mining on multiple machines/rigs, you can append an identifier of your choice to your wallet address seperated by a dot to make it easier to distinguish between your rigs when evaluating your results. Example: <WALLET ADDRESS>.<OPTIONAL WORKERNAME>
  • Save the file
  • Run start_zec.bat

Windows AMD GPU Mining

  • Download Claymore's ZCash Miner for Windows
  • Extract the archive and open start_zec.bat in a text-editor of your choice
  • Replace YOUR_WALLET_ADDRESS with your ZCash address. If you don't know your address, read this section first
  • If you are mining on multiple machines/rigs, you can append an identifier of your choice to your wallet address seperated by a dot to make it easier to distinguish between your rigs when evaluating your results. Example: <WALLET ADDRESS>.<OPTIONAL WORKERNAME>
  • Save the file
  • Run start_zec.bat

Linux Nvidia GPU Mining

  • Download dstm's ZCash Cuda Miner for Linux
  • Extract the archive and open start_zec.sh in a text-editor of your choice
  • Replace YOUR_WALLET_ADDRESS with your ZCash address. If you don't know your address, read this section first
  • If you are mining on multiple machines/rigs, you can append an identifier of your choice to your wallet address seperated by a dot to make it easier to distinguish between your rigs when evaluating your results. Example: <WALLET ADDRESS>.<OPTIONAL WORKERNAME>
  • Save the file
  • Run ./start_zec.sh

Linux AMD GPU Mining

  • Download Claymore's ZCash Miner for Linux
  • Extract the archive and open start_zec.sh in a text-editor of your choice
  • Replace YOUR_WALLET_ADDRESS with your ZCash address. If you don't know your address, read this section first
  • If you are mining on multiple machines/rigs, you can append an identifier of your choice to your wallet address seperated by a dot to make it easier to distinguish between your rigs when evaluating your results. Example: <WALLET ADDRESS>.<OPTIONAL WORKERNAME>
  • Save the file
  • Run ./start_zec.sh

Getting a Wallet

Before you can start to mine you need to create a wallet. Although ZCash is an entirely digital asset, you still need a place to store them. This is done in a digital wallet. There are multiple methods to obtain a wallet which vary by ease of use and the security they provide.

Official Wallets

Official first-party Wallets for all major platforms are available from the ZCash Website. These wallets are released and maintained by the ZCash Team.

Hardware Wallets

Trezor

A hardware wallet is a special type of wallet which stores the user's private keys in a secure hardware device. Hardware wallets offer robust safety features for storing cryptographic assets and securing digital payments. Popular hardware wallets are the Ledger Nano S and the Trezor.

Registering with an exchange

There are multiple digital currency exchanges you can register with. Registering with an exchange allows you to create a wallet on the exchange for every currency the exchange supports. Registering with an exchange is probably the most convenient way to obtain a wallet. Unfortunately it is also the least secure one. Exchanges have been hacked in the past!

Popular exchanges supporting ZCash are: Bittrex, Poloniex, Kraken, Bitfinex and HitBTC.

Miners 53
Pool Hashrate 38.6 KSols/s
Network Hashrate 302.5 MSols/s
Network Difficulty 6.5 M
Difficulty/Port
10 3036
100 3037
Payout Scheme PPLNS
Fee 0.15%
Minimum Payout 0.01 ZEC
Pool Wallet t1atQdfjuctcaH9pThx9uobe4RAEfNWrZrr
ZEC-USD $488.13
ZEC-EUR €415.45
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