F2Pool Mining Guide – AE (Aeternity)

About AE

Aeternity is a platform with the ability to create decentralized applications. It is presented as an improved alternative to the well-known Ethereum platform, it solves the problems of scalability, improves the security of scripts and makes access to smart contracts more economical.

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1. Obtain suitable hardware

  • ✅ AE can be efficiently mined with GPU cards.
  • ❌ AE cannot be efficiently mined with CPU and ASIC mining machines.

View our Miners page to discover the most profitable GPU cards for AE.

2. Obtain wallet address

An AE wallet address is required for you to receive and monitor your mining revenue.

Mining revenue is distributed daily to every user that reaches the payout threshold. The payout threshold is 5 AE and details about payout method, fees and threshold can be found here.

You need to get a wallet address if you don’t have one already. We recommend the exchange wallet such as Gate.

3. Obtain mining software

Choose from one of the popular mining software currently available for AE.

4. Configure mining software

Bminer

Download the mining software and unzip the files. Right-click on “start.bat” and click “edit”.

bminer -uri aeternity://wallet_address.worker_name@ae.f2pool.com:7898

CryptoDredge

Download the mining software and unzip the files. Right-click on “start.bat” and click “edit”.

CryptoDredge -a aeternity -o stratum+tcp://ae.f2pool.com:7898 -u wallet_address.worker_name -p x

5. Start mining!

Your machines are ready to starting mining. From “Address Search” on the F2Pool homepage, you can insert your wallet address and monitor your hashrate, revenue, and payouts. You can also view the information through our F2Pool App. From the login screen, select “Quick View” in the bottom right corner and enter your wallet address.

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