Upcoming BEAM Hard Fork

The BEAM hard fork will occur at block 777777 on 2020-06-28 UTC.  The mining algorithm changed from BeamHash II to BeamHash III after the hard fork. Many previous versions of mining software will no longer work. The following mining software will switch to the new mining algorithm automatically: Bminer 16.2.2 (AMD and Nvidia cards, with more than 5GB card memory) lolMiner  (AMD and Nvidia cards, with more than 6GB card memory) To prevent any missed mining revenue, we strongly advise our miners to use mining software which can automatically switch the mining algorithm. Please read the BEAM mining tutorial and configure the algorithm auto switch, so your mining machine can mine normally after the hard fork. For any miners using the… Read More ›

F2Pool’s handling of abnormal Ethereum (ETH) transaction fee on June 11, 2020

On 2020-06-11 23:12, F2Pool mined an abnormal 3,221.6454 ETH transaction on the Ethereum network which also had a 2,310 ETH transaction fee. The TXID was 0xfd10c9a4507c4ebf1db9f71e05ba8ea09f3603c9012c24195d731a1fadfa14d9.  Later, on 2020-06-12 00:33, the sender contacted the F2Pool team and explained that they experienced a malicious attack on their node wallet, and 5,531.6454 ETH (worth $1.23 million USD) was transferred out. The sender earnestly requested F2Pool to return the transaction fee part of the transaction to retrieve part of their losses.  F2Pool operates both a PPS pool (address mining) and a PPS+ pool (account mining) for Ethereum. This transaction was mined by the PPS pool (shown by the Hex code ending with b1bc in the block data).  Out of our humanitarian spirit, F2Pool… Read More ›

UFO (Unknown Fair Object) has officially launched in F2Pool!

UFO (Unknown Fair Object) is a borderless project that exists to protect our privacy. UFO (Unknown Fair Object) is an anonymous blockchain protocol built transparently by developers from all over the world. The mining algorithm is X17R. Mining tutorial: https://blog.f2pool.com/en/mining-tutorial-en/ufo_en Official website: http://www.ufo.link/ Block explorer (official):http://explorer.ufo.link/   2020-06-03 F2Pool Read More ›

Mine ETC again with F2Pool

Dear ETC miners, Due to ETC network issues on 1st June 2019, F2Pool temporarily suspended the ETC mining pool. All issues are now resolved and the ETC pool is now live from 2020-06-02.   ETC mining tutorial: https://blog.f2pool.com/en/mining-tutorial-en/eth-etc_en   2020-06-02 F2Pool Read More ›

F2Pool Has Urgently Suspended The ETC Pool

Dear miners, Due to the abnormality of the ETC network, the F2Pool's ETC node has been affected, and we have urgently suspended the ETC pool. ETC miners please switch to other crypto-currencies for mining as soon as possible to avoid loss. The mining revenues payments will be suspended, F2Pool will restore the ETC pool and complete all the payments as soon as possible after the ETC network returns to normal. F2Pool 2020-6-1 Read More ›

RVC (Ravencoin Classic) has officially launched in F2Pool!

RVC (Ravencoin Classic) is a fork of RVN (Ravencoin). Ravencoin Classic (RVC) is a X16R algorithm protocol with features focused on allowing tokens to be issued on the Ravencoin Classic blockchain. The RVC (Ravencoin Classic) supports GPU mining. Both Nvidia and AMD GPU cards can be used to mine RVC. Mining benefits: Miners can win a share of 150 RVC additional reward for each block if mine RVC from 21st May to 25th May. The rewards will be distributed within three days after the event ends. Mining tutorial: https://blog.f2pool.com/en/mining-tutorial-en/rvc_en Official website: https://ravencoinclassic.io/ Block explorer (official):https://explorer.ravencoinclassic.io/   2020-05-20 F2Pool Read More ›

F2Pool Has Urgently Suspended The TRB Pool

Dear miners, Due to the abnormality of the Pool’s TRB node, we have urgently suspended the TRB pool. TRB miners please switch to other crypto-currencies for mining as soon as possible to avoid loss. After the TRB node returns to normal, F2Pool will restore the TRB pool as soon as possible.   F2Pool 2020-5-19 Read More ›

CLO Mining Resumes with support for the Idavoll Hard Fork

Dear CLO miners, Due to node synchronization issues on 2020-05-03, we temporarily suspended the CLO mining pool. All issues are now resolved and the CLO pool is now live from 2020-05-13. In addition, F2Pool has supported the CLO Idavoll hard fork.  All revenue generated during the suspension has been paid out on 2020-05-12. If you have any concerns with your payouts, please contact our support team. Thanks for your continued support. We hope you enjoy mining with us! CLO mining tutorial: https://blog.f2pool.com/en/mining-tutorial-en/clo_en   F2Pool Team 2020-05-13 Read More ›

SHA256 Profit-Switching Pool is ready for your miners!

Dear miners,  F2Pool has launched a SHA256 Profit-Switching Pool which will switch between BTC, BCH, and BSV and choose the most profitable coin to mine.  The Profit-Switching Pool will help to increase the mining revenue of our miners. In the current implementation, miners are paid out in whichever currency is mined. For example, if BTC and BSV are mined on a particular day, then the miner will receive both BTC and BSV in their payouts. SHA256 Profit-Switching Pool mining guide: https://blog.f2pool.com/en/mining-tutorial-en/btc-auto-switch-en F2Pool 2020-05-07 Read More ›

Mine AE again with F2Pool

Dear AE miners, Due to node synchronization issues in December 2019, F2Pool temporarily suspended the AE mining pool. All issues are now resolved and the AE pool is now live from 2020-05-08. Please join F2Pool and we hope you enjoy mining with us!   AE mining tutorial: https://blog.f2pool.com/en/mining-tutorial-en/ae_en   2020-05-08 Read More ›