Best Ethereum Mining Pools in 2018

Ethereum Mining Pools

After the preparation of the mining hardware for Ethereum,  you will need to decide on which Ethereum mining pool you will join.

A mining pool helps you get more frequent payouts rather than only getting paid when you solve an Ether block.

You will also need an Ethereum mining software and a wallet to receive the payouts.

Ethermine

Ethpool and Ethermine are two different sites although they appear to be the same.

Features
  • Real time PPLNS payout scheme
  • Accurate hashrate reporting
  • We pay all Ethereum rewards (Blocks, Uncles & Fees)
  • Instant payout
  • Customizable minimum payment threshold (Standard: 1 Ether, Minimum: 0.05 Ether, Maximum: 10 Ether)
  • Global mining network with DDOS protected servers in the US East, US West, EU (France) and Singapore
  • 24/7 availability via local and global failover servers
  • Full stratum support (supports all ethereum miners)
  • Efficient mining engine, low uncle rates
  • Detailed global and per-worker statistics
  • Email notification system, invalid shares warnings
  • 1% fee
  • Professional helpdesk
  • Third party iOS, Android & Telegram Apps

Ethermine is a ETH pool run run by the same administrator as Ethpool.

Ethermine offers a PPLNS mining system to accommodate users who prefer pool to solo mining.

Ethermine has a 1% fee and shares the transaction fees from the block.

The servers for Ethermine are:

Asia (Beijing): cn1.ethermine.org:4444 or cn1.ethermine.org:14444

U.S.A (East): us1.ethermine.org:4444 or us1.ethermine.org:14444

U.S.A (West): us2.ethermine.org:4444 or us2.ethermine.org:14444

Europe: eu1.ethermine.org:4444 or eu1.ethermine.org:14444

Asia: asia1.ethermine.org:4444 or asia1.ethermine.org:14444

Mining pool minimum payout

0.1 ETH

Ethpool

Ethpool and Ethermine are two different sites although they appear to be the same.

Features
  • 0-Variance solo mining
  • Global mining network with DDOS protected servers in the US, Europe and Asia
  • Unique payout scheme
  • All Ethereum miners supported (qtMiner, cudaminer, eth-proxy and ethminer)
  • Full stratum support
  • Efficient mining engine, low uncle rates
  • We pay uncles & transaction fees
  • Detailed global and per-worker statistics
  • Invalid shares warnings
  • 1% fee
  • Professional helpdesk
  • Third party Android Monitoring App

Ethpool is an Ethereum solo mining pool, that allows users to mine Ethereum solo without having to download the blockchain or to run a node for a 1% fee while still recieving transaction fees from the block.

The servers for Ethpool are:

ETH

U.S.A (East): us1.ethpool.org:3333

U.S.A (West): us2.ethpool.org:3333

Europe: eu1.ethpool.org:3333

Asia: asia1.ethpool.org:3333

Mining pool minimum payout

5 ETH

 

f2pool

F2pool is also known as Discus Fish, a Chinese mining pool that allows users to mine BTC, LTC, ZEC and ETH and merged mine Namecoin (NMC)+Syscoin (SYS) for BTC mining and Dogecoin (DOGE) for LTC mining. The coinbase signature for this pool is: “七彩神仙魚” (Discus Fish)

The servers for F2Pool are:

BTC

Asia: stratum+tcp://stratum.f2pool.com:3333

Asia: stratum.f2pool.com:25

U.S.A:stratum.f2pool.com:3333

U.S.A:stratum.f2pool.com:25

ETH

Asia: stratum-eth.f2pool.com:8008

LTC

Asia: stratum+tcp://stratum.f2pool.com:8888

Asia: stratum+tcp://stratum.f2pool.com:25

U.S.A: stratum+tcp://stratum-us.f2pool.com:8888

U.S.A:stratum+tcp://stratum.f2pool.com:25

ZEC

Asia: zec.f2pool.com:3357

ETC

Asia:etc.f2pool.com:8008

Mining pool minimum payout

0.001 BTC; 0.01 LTC; 0.1 ETH; 0.1 ZEC; 0.1 ETC

DwarfPool

DwarfPool is a big Ethereum mining pool with about 13% of the network’s hash rate.

Dwarf Pool is a ETH, XMR, EXP, ZEC and GRS mining pool with a 1% fee. Dwarf pool keeps the transaciton fees from the block.

The servers for Dwarf Pool are:

ETH

Europe: eth-eu.dwarfpool.com:8008 (France)

U.S.A: eth-us.dwarfpool.com:8008 (Montreal,Canada)

Europe: eth-ru.dwarfpool.com:8008 (Moscow)

Asia: eth-asia.dwarfpool.com:8008 (Taiwan)

Asia: eth-sg.dwarfpool.com:8008 (Singapore)

Australia: eth-au.dwarfpool.com:8008 (Melbourne)

Asia: eth-cn.dwarfpool.com:8008 (Shanghai/上海市)

Europe: eth-us2.dwarfpool.com:8008 (Las Vegas)

Europe: eth-ru2.dwarfpool.com:8008 (Moscow)

XMR

Europe: xmr-eu.dwarfpool.com

USA: xmr-usa.dwarfpool.com

EXP

Europe: exp-eu.dwarfpool.com:8018

U.S.A: exp-us.dwarfpool.com:8018

GRS

Europe: erebor.dwarfpool.com:3345

U.S.A: moria.dwarfpool.com:3345

ZEC

U.S.A: zec-us1.dwarfpool.com (West,Seattle)
Europe: zec-eu1.dwarfpool.com (France)
Europe: zec-ru1.dwarfpool.com (Moscow)
Asia: zec-cn1.dwarfpool.com

Mining pool minimum payout

1.01ETH; 0.2 XMR;1.01 EXP; 1 GRS

 

 

So did you learned about Best Ethereum Mining Pools in 2018? Ethpool, DwarfPool, f2pool, Ethermine and theirs servers, pool minimum payout…

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