Nvidia is trying to limit the sale of its graphics cards to miners …

Nvidia is trying to limit the sale of its graphics cards to miners ...

Nvidia tries to restrict the sale of its graphics cards to cryptocurrency miners

Graphics chip maker Nvidia is asking retailers to limit the number of graphics cards sold to cryptocurrency miners. Thus, the company is trying to deal with the deficit in the market. on background of the rapid growth of rates cryptocurrencies. About this writes Bitcoin.com.

Study market Germany showed that 4 out of 6 retailers have imposed strict restrictions on the sale of Nvidia products in the last months. The number of video cards released in one hand, It was limited to 2-3. The manufacturer expects that such a policy will moderate the appetites of miners, who usually buy several video cards at a time, and will help keep maximum number of positions for gamers.

Nvidia spokesman Boris Böls in conversation with German edition Computerbase stated: “For NVIDIA gamers are a priority. All activities related to ruler Geforce products is aimed at our main audience. To ensure that Geforce-branded gamers have free access to video cards, we recommended that trading partners take the necessary measures to satisfy their demand “.

IN then the same time Nvidia notes that retailers are not are obliged follow these guidelines, because the the manufacturer does not want to violate principles free and independent trade.

Nvidia is trying to limit the sale of its graphics cards to miners ...

Recall that earlier company took the opposite decision in respect data centers, forbidding them to use certain models their video cards, if is he not are engaged cryptocurrency mining.