Nvidia hedges against cryptocurrency hangover with new line of chips just for miners

//Nvidia hedges against cryptocurrency hangover with new line of chips just for miners

Nvidia hedges against cryptocurrency hangover with new line of chips just for miners

Nvidia Corp has an unlikely message for some of its most voracious customers: please do not buy our latest high-end computer-graphics chip.The GeForce RTX 3080 Ti, a US$1,199 graphics card, and the RTX 3070 Ti, which costs about half that amount, have had some of their capabilities deliberately stripped out. Nvidia wants them to be the exclusive preserve of its core video gaming customer base and is nixing the products’ ability to effectively mine cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ethereum,…

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