These are mostly mining scripts that runs in the background of your device. You just have to run the application or tab then minimize the tab or app and continue with whatever it is you want to do. They run either in your browser tab or system background because you don’t have to be in the application or tab for mining to take place. They come in different forms; browser extension add-on softwares like crypto tab, website mining like coinpot and others, system application software. This mining process uses your device CPU for the operation. Regular computers and other mobile device are not built for this kind of operation, so the mining speed, although can be regulated by you between low, medium, high and in some cases max, it still won’t be the same as the hardware mining devices and computers specifically built for this purpose. In the process of mining with your device CPU, it might get broken as the speed required to perform this cryptographic task (mining) is not really installed in a regular device. This is why the software developers/ websites that offers this services added the mining speed regulator, to regulate the speed at which this cryptographic task is been processed for those interested in mining with their device, so you don’t end up ruining your device. This form of mining is actually slow and takes longer time to make good mining profit unlike the regular cloud mining contracts or hardware mining rigs. The best way to actually acquire more bitcoin or cryptocurrencies while using this method is to refer more user. When you refer more users and they register for this free mining service through your referral link or your ID as their sponsor, your hash rate which is your mining speed automatically increases there by increasing your chance of earning more and faster. The more users you refer, the more your mining speed increases and the more your mining earnings grow. Advertising is the only way to actually boost your mining speed and income. Basics advertising knowledge and skill can be learnt in minutes, and remarkable self satisfactory results can be achieved in less than 48hours after learning and implementing the lessons by taking actions. But;
Is Free Bitcoin Mining Software Harmful To Computers/Devices?
– There are lots fraudulent websites occupying different cyberspaces, they upload nasty and malicious softwares on their websites as software mining app and browser extensions for your download. These softwares are intended to mine with the your computer processor. These softwares are only beneficial to the software creators and users with large referral network
– Personal computer as a hardware miner isn’t built for mining, so running it for long period of time for the purpose of mining each day can shorten its lifespan and cause unexpected behavior like crashes or poor performance. Hardware such as a server-grade CPU or ASIC is intended for things like mining, so will perform better.
– Also, maximizing mining speed & overclocking PC hardware for better mining performance causes overheating of device. You should only do this if you are using an actual hardware designed for mining. Even if done correctly this will likely decrease the lifespan of the hardware(as it can increase operating temperature significantly).
I honestly don’t recommend this system of mining.