What does mining algrithom Zcash use? SHA256 or Scrypt or something new?


#1

What does mining algorithm Zcash use? SHA256 or Scrypt or something new?


#2

We currently haven't changed from Bitcoin's proof-of-work (SHA256). The actual scheme we will use will be described as soon as possible.


#3

See this post.


#4

See also this issue #27 discussion at github.