What are the best mining software for Linux?

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    PiMP stands for Portable Instant Mining Platform and is a mining distribution that is based on Linux and is intended for GPU and ASIC and is created specifically for not to rely on Windows. Recently an OS version has been launched.


    Linux, Mac


    Amanda Harper
    Written on January 3, 2018
    "I have been looking for some simple mining software for a while and recently came across PiMP. This software has been a dream to use. Very simple to setup and I am already making money!"
  2. 7



    CGMiner is a mining software for Bitcoin that comes with features for Windows, Mac Os and Linux. With CGMiner you can use your computer to mine Bitcoins and use your bandwidth to increase them.


    Mac, Windows


    Denise Pearson
    Written on December 26, 2017
    "This looks suitable. It's something i am just getting into so I will have to compare it with other items but looks good."
  3. 5


    MinePeon is a cryptocurrency mining platform created for ASIC and FPGA and Linux based. It runs on Raspberry PI 1&2 to be an alternative to mining on a PC. Its site was created by Neil Fincham. 


    Linux, Mac


    Lawrence Patterson
    Written on December 26, 2017
    "I do not know if this is for Linux or not, but is a great bitcoin mining software."
  1. 3



    EasyMiner is a Bitcoin mining software optimized for x86, x86-64 and ARM architectures for Bitcoin and Litecoin clients. It supports the network mining protocol as well as the Stratum mining protocol.


    Windows, Linux


    Christian Hicks
    Written on January 5, 2018
    "EasyMiner is a bitcoin miner for Linux that is easier to set up than most other miners. You can't really make much at all these days, but this is a good miner to mess around with if you want to try."
  2. 2


    Multiminer is a desktop app software for Bitcoin and other crypto coins mining and monitoring. It can be used for Windows, Mac Os or Linux and makes easy to switch between devices and cryptocurrencies. 


    Windows, Mac, Linux


    Jennifer Watkins
    Written on December 31, 2017
    "too much stuff just on the first screen. I don't understand any of it."
  3. 0


    BFGMiner is a bitcoin modular ASIC/FPGA mining software that is written in C. It features dynamic clocking, monitoring or remote interface capabilities. It is available fro Ubuntu and Windows.


    Windows, Linux


    Ryan Russell
    Written on January 5, 2018
    "It hard to find programs that support a linux based system. I wish that more companies and programs would support the os. For mining especially if you like me and are interested in cryptocurrency then this is a must to try."


Best What are the best mining software for Linux
1PiMPSoftware 12 Paid
2CGMinerSoftware 7 Free
3MinePeonSoftware 5 Free
4EasyMinerSoftware 3 Free
5MultiminerSoftware 2 Free
6BFGMinerSoftware 0 Free

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