Litecoin Miner is the free easy-to-use Litecoin miner for Windows 8! Earn Litecoin which can be exchanged for real-world currency. Unlike Bitcoin, Litecoin is more profitable to mine on PCs, because it is resistant to specialized mining hardware (known as ASICs). Works great at home, work, or on the go. Download Litecoin Miner and start earning Litecoin today!
Litecoin miners perform complex calculations known as hashes. Each hash has a chance of yielding litecoins. The more hashes performed, the more chances of earning litecoins. Most people join a mining pool to increase their chances of earning litecoins. Mining pools pay for high value hashes known as shares.
To learn more about Litecoin, please visit http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Litecoin.
Mining pool support: * WeMineLTC * Give Me Coins * LtcRabbit.com * LiteGuardian * litecoinpool.org * Coinotron
NEW: Completely re-designed mining engine! Faster initialization times and significantly improved performance on several GPUs (such as Intel). Other apps should now be more responsive when mining. Fixed a DirectX hang/crash that could happen after several hours of use. Reduced the impact of several ads. Fixed several connection logic issues. Fixed an issue where shares might not get submitted if a reconnection happened to a backup server. Fixed a crash that could happen during redirects.
Updated the following mining pools: - WeMineLtc - Give Me Coins - LiteGuardian