Bytecoin (BCN) Mining Pool

Bytecoin was the first coin built on CryptoNight hashing algorithm, a well-known Proof-of-Work blockchain consensus. Bytecoin mining is pretty similar to XMR mining and other CryptoNight coins. Its ticker is BCN, and the coin initial release was on March 2014.
Bytecoin is one of the 25 cryptocurrency coins based on market capitalization. It is focused on end-user confidentiality and untraceability of transactions.


World hash rate
Pool hash rate
Connected miners
Blocks mined (total)
23minutes ago
Last Block Found

Exchange rate (avg. price)
BCN  = 0.00000018

Advantages for miners

Mining on cheaper AMD GPUs is more effective than on expensive Nvidia
Protocol API for your own mining needs
Simultaneous Mining with CPU and GPU
Limited & smooth emission of new coins
Growing price due to economic incentives

Download Bytecoin Mining Software

Join our mining pool with more than 6230 other Bytecoin miners.
We provide the easiest GUI software available for Windows, Mac and Ubuntu OS, as well as commands for Console mining.
GUI application
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All available GUI solutions

7 or later 64 bit
MinerGate xFast GUI Miner v1.2
18.04 or later 64 bit
MinerGate xFast GUI Miner v1.2
10.13 or later 64 bit
MinerGate xFast GUI Miner v1.2
Android 4.1 or later
MinerGate mobile v2.5

Bytecoin Mining Profitability Calculator

Electricity Cost
Pool fee
Hardware Cost
Estimated Year Profit with Bitmain Antminer X3 × 1
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Bytecoin Mining Benchmarks Comparison

For maximum efficiency consider using of Radeon RX 580/480 or newer GPUs as they provide more efficiency for Bytecoin mining. We also suggest to combine computing capabilities of your CPUs and GPUs together for greater computing performance.
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What else to consider when building a mining rig for Bytecoin?

  1. An open-air rig is a must to run multiple GPUs.
  2. Decent amount of RAM or VRAM (depends on your hardware)
  3. A motherboard with enough PCI inputs and riser cables for each card.
  4. Reliable power supply and stable internet connection.
  5. Temperature monitoring and overclocking software.

Frequently Asked Questions

We support merged mining for Monero Original (XMO). You’re able to mine 2 currencies at once without the loss of hashrate for the main coin, thus you are making extra profit.
We use PPLNS & PPS methods to calculate rewards for Bytecoin mining. The mining fees are 1% & 1.5% accordingly.