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Genesis Mining, the world’s leading hashpower provider for cloud mining, is announcing a new promotion for its existing and new customers. Genesis Mining provides cloud mining capabilities to those who want to mine cryptocurrencies without using costly hardware at home.
Black Friday and Cyber Monday are right around the corner and Genesis Mining will be doing a sale from 12:00AM UTC on Friday all the way through Cyber Monday (12:00AM UTC Tuesday). During the sale all Genesis Mining products will be 5% off!
Cryptocurrency mining contracts Genesis Mining currently offers:
Why Cloud Mining? Mining cryptocurrencies requires the use of sophisticated computer hardware. Most people don’t want to maintain this hardware, and even for those that have the expertise, the costs of energy, cooling, and maintenance often undermine mining profits. Genesis Mining offers cloud mining by giving it’s customers hashpower from an incredibly efficient mine that uses Iceland’s geothermal energy to provide peak efficiency at minimal cost.
For those interested in a cloud mining experience, you can check the pricing page that will include the Black Friday/Cyber Monday promotion on Thursday at 12:00AM UTC.
Since the promotional pricing is already applied when you purchase a new contract during the promotional period you should be able to also use additional discount codes as well. So you can use our discount code CryptoMiningBlog5 and get additional 3% off the already discounted prices for cloud mining hahsrate in the Black Friday/Cyber Monday Promotion.
Hashflare is the second cloud mining service provider to start offering Ethereum. After a long period of pre-orders being accepted this Monday (March 21st) the first batch of Ethereum cloud mining hashrate went online and now the company is now taking pre-orders for the second batch that is expected to start mining sometime between April 4th and 11th, so if you purchase now you will have to wait some time before you start earning anything. Unlike the SHA-256 and SCrypt cloud mining hashrate that the service offers where it pays in Bitcoin only, with Ethereum cloud mining you are getting payments in Ethereum coins
The minimum you can purchase is 100 KHS with a regular price of $4.25 USD per 100 KHS or $42.50 USD for 1 MHS hashrate. The mining contracts are with 1 year duration and everything is included in the price of the hashrate, so there are no extra fees that you need to pay. It is not very clear however what will happen if Ethereum switches to POS phase before the end of your 1 year contract. There is a promotional code available that can help you get 25% discount from the regular price for purchases of 10 MHS or more, just enter the following discount code when checking out HF16ETHASH25M. If you don’t want to pre-order cloud mining hashrate and wait for the mining to start, then you can always go to Genesis Mining that has been offering users ETH hashrate for quite some time and after you purchase it will start mining for you right now.
The cloud mining service provider Hashflare has officially announced their plans to start offering Ethereum cloud mining hashrate with pre-orders already active and mining expected to start on March 21st. The contracts are with 1 year term with everything included in the price of the hashrate, so no extra expenses for the user. The price is set at $4.25 USD per 100 KHS (0.1 MHS) or with other words $42.25 USD per Megahash worth of Ethereum mining hashrate. There is currently a promotional offer for pre-orders that will allow you to purchase hashrate at a discounted price of $3.74 USD per 100 KHS or $37.4 USD per MHS (12% discount for the pre-orders) if you use the following promotional code when checking out HF16ETHER12.
The service is already offering Bitcoin and Litecoin cloud mining hashrate contracts, though both are being paid to users in BTC. Their new Ethereum cloud mining offer is apparently based on what Genesis Mining is already offering, though Hashflare apparently wants to attract customers with a lower price. The problem is that they have announced their plans about 1 month prior to actually starting to mine Ethereum and for that 1 month a lot can change – much higher mining difficulty or significant drop in price etc. that makes this investment riskier. There is also no information what will happen with the purchased hashrate in case Ethereum switches to PoS before the end of the 1 year term of the contract. So be careful when weighting in the pros and cons of this offer.