At-home GPU crypto mining is surging in China — for now

Quick Take

  • The Block recently looked into the sales and retailer reviews for customized GPU mining cases sold by merchants on the e-commerce platform Taobao.
  • It appears a growing number of Chinese users are buying the idea of mining at home with GPUs in recent months after China’s crackdown over industrial facilities.
  • But they could face serious headwinds as Chinese government toughens up its measures.
After China’s crypto mining crackdown this summer, it appears that at-home mining with GPUs has made a comeback over the past several months.

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