what would be the recommended asic for 120 as i dont not currently have access to 240 yet? No need to comment on electircal cost as it is a non factor for me. Does the whatsminer come available for 120v?
What’s your budget. And what coins would you like to mine?
sha-256. sry for leaving out prob the most important part. the key is beginner and hovvist, so i would say starting point would be cheapest/to most cost effective
If you’re not paying for power you could consider running an S19 on 120v using this method https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=WNw4Rei1V-I&pp=ygUbU3BhY2Ugd2FyZWhvdXNlIGRlc2lnbiAxMjB2
In terms of buying an S19 in BTC (say 0.02 btc) even with difficulty increases and the halving using the smokinghopium.io calculator you should get a return of 0.07btc over the next 3.5 years with a 100Th miner, this is your best option for specifically sha-256 with what I’m assuming is free power