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Cryptominers have already cracked NVIDIA’s RTX 3060 hash rate limiter


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When the GeForce RTX 3060 was launched on February 25, Nvidia announced that the mining efficiency of the graphics card was deliberately being reduced by around 50% in a bid to get more of the GPUs directly to gamers. However, this limitation appears to have been quickly bypassed by Chinese cryptocurrency miners using customized mods.

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When there is a will, there is a way.

 

 

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I don't think anyone doubted this would be possible but we don't know how labor intensive it is to do. Could be possible but not worth the effort for most, I hope.

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breaking news: NVIDIA's publicity stunt is actually just a publicity stunt 

 

NVIDIA could care less who buys their card, lol. 

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20 minutes ago, The Pook said:

breaking news: NVIDIA's publicity stunt is actually just a publicity stunt 

 

NVIDIA could care less who buys their card, lol. 

This would not surprise me, like at all. They are a business at the end of the day out to make cold hard $.

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27 minutes ago, The Pook said:

breaking news: NVIDIA's publicity stunt is actually just a publicity stunt 

 

NVIDIA could care less who buys their card, lol. 

pretty sure this publicity stunt will work better than their old methods lol

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Ha ! Well put it this way ....it will happen soon. The geeks will be hard at it.

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31 minutes ago, ENTERPRISE said:

Ha ! Well put it this way ....it will happen soon. The geeks will be hard at it.

 

...that and they'll also buy even more of the 3090s / 3080s

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Fake news or not, I agree that it will happen in good time.  I think the only pure resolve for the issue right now is to create mining only cards (no graphics capabilities) that are cheaper for them to buy and mine faster than gamer/enthusiast cards.  Then they'd have no choice but to switch

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