IMG(ImageCoin)Mining Tutorial

The IMG project can convert any image into a digital form and store it on a blockchain so that specific images can be searched. IMG is the hard fork from DASH, which has the same mining algorithm—X11, miners can use the same machine for mining, such as antminer D3, D5, FusionSilicon X7, StrongU  U6, INNOSILICON A5, A5+ and so on.

Part 1 — Mining Equipment And Environment

Official website:https://imagecoin.imagehosty.com/index.html

Block explorer (official):http://18.219.79.82:3001/

Block explorer2:https://chainmapper.com/img/

Network difficulty:https://cointomine.today/calculator/coin/IMG/

Estimated mining hashrate and revenue:https://www.f2pool.com/miners?currency_code=img#list-head

Algorithm: X11

Mining Devices: Antminer D3, D5, FusionSilicon X7, StrongU  U6, INNOSILICON A5, A5+

Part 2 — Obtain IMG Wallet Address

Exchanges:

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Please note: Regulatory policies related to cryptocurrency mining differ in each country, and each miner is responsible to understand the associated risks.

Official wallet: 

https://imagecoin.imagehosty.com/wallet.html

Part 3— Miner Configuration

Obtain the mining machine IP, then input the IP address in the PC browser, go into the miner backend, configure the parameter as below:

Pool /URL:stratum+tcp://img.f2pool.com:4400

User/Worker: wallet_address.worker_name (here please do not input the f2pool username but your IMG wallet address, IMG wallet address and worker ame are separated by a dot “.”. worker name can be customized with numbers or letters)

After making sure your mining pool address, wallet address and worker name are correct, save the settings. The miner will start running and mining in minutes.

Part 4 — Monitoring mining machine status and revenue

To view the operational status and daily income of the mining machine, you can access the f2pool official website, click on the search bar in the upper right corner, and enter the wallet address to check.

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.

Please note: After you set up your miner, it may take a little time before your mining data will sync with the f2pool website and app.

Happy Mining 🐟

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