How to mine Kadena

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    Kadena (KDA) is a hybrid blockchain network and smart contract platform that aims to unite public applications, private blockchains, and other interoperable chains in one place, driving traffic to the high-bandwidth computer at the heart of the Kadena public chain. Kadena’s mining algorithm is Blake2S, which supports ASIC mining.

    Feel free to check out the official website and block explorer to get more familiar with Kadena before continuing. You can also find a summary of Kadena metrics and other resources on our Kadena page.

    1. Obtain suitable hardware

    ✅ Kadena can be efficiently mined with ASIC miners.

    ❌ Kadena cannot be efficiently mined with CPUs, GPUs and FPGA miners.

    View our Miners page to discover the most profitable GPUs for Kadena.

    2. Obtain a wallet address

    You’ll need to get a wallet address if you don’t have one already. A Kadena wallet address is required for you to receive and monitor your mining revenue.

    f2pool distributes mining revenues on a daily basis to every user who reaches the payout threshold, which is 2 KDA. f2pool’s payout scheme is 3% PPS.

    We recommend the official Kadena full node wallet. After installing it, click Receive to get your new wallet address.

    You can also choose an exchange, such as Hotbit or Bittrex. Note: You should always do your own due diligence when choosing a wallet provider or exchange.

    3. Configure your mining device

    Your miner must be connected to the f2pool server listed below for your hashrate and revenue to be recorded and monitored.

    You’ll need to enter the following information in your mining device:

    URL: stratum+tcp://kda.f2pool.com:5400

    Username: walletAddress.workerName

    Password: Your choice

    Please note

    workerName is optional, but we recommend connecting each mining device with a separate workerName for efficient monitoring.

    5. Start mining today!

    Your machines are now ready to mine!

    As long as you’re submitting your hashrate successfully, you will receive payouts from f2pool.

    To view your real-time Kadena payout records, visit the f2pool website and click the 🔍 icon in the top-right corner, select KDA, enter your wallet address, and click Go.

    If you’re using the f2pool app, click the 👁 icon at the top-right corner of the main page and enter your Kadena address.

    If you run into any problems mining Kadena, please feel free to reach out to our customer service team at support@f2pool.com, open a support ticket, or start a conversation on reddit.

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    Happy mining!