Bitmain to Begin Selling New Bitcoin Miners Later This Week

Bitmain is launching two new Antminer models targeting the bitcoin mining industry. The crypto hardware manufacturing giant announced Tuesday that the new Antminer S15 and T15 machines will be powered by its recently revealed 7nm ASIC (application-specific integrated circuit) processor, and will go on sale on Nov. 8. The new miners “possess industry-leading hash rates designed to mine with the SHA256 algorithm,” according to a tweet from the company. The 7nm chip was first announced in late September by Bitmain CEO and co-founder Jihan Wu, who said it would be more…