Dash was released in 2014. Formerly known as Darkcoin, Dash is a privacy-focused cryptocurrency based on the X11 algorithm with a maximum supply of 18.9 million.
Feel free to check out the official website and block explorers to get more familiar with Dash before continuing. You can also find a summary of Dash metrics and other resources on our Dash page.
1. Obtain suitable hardware
✅ DASH can be efficiently mined with ASIC mining machines.
❌ DASH cannot be efficiently mined with CPU or GPU cards.
View our Miners page to discover the most profitable ASIC machines for DASH mining.
2. Obtain a wallet address
A Dash wallet address is required to receive and monitor your mining revenue.
Mining revenue is distributed daily to every user who reaches the payout threshold of 0.1 DASH. Details about our payout method and fees can be found here.
You’ll need to get a wallet address if you don’t have one already. We recommend the official full node wallet. You can also choose an exchange, such as Binance or Huobi. 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:
Password: Your choice
workerName is optional, but we recommend labeling each of your mining devices with a separate
workerName for more efficient monitoring.
4. Start mining!
Your machines are now ready to mine! You can manage your account settings and monitor your hashrate, revenue, and payouts in your dashboard or in our f2pool app.
If you run into any problems mining Dash, please feel free to reach out to our customer service team at firstname.lastname@example.org, open a support ticket, or start a conversation on reddit.
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