Chia Calculator

How much can I earn farming Chia (XCH)?

Use this calculator to estimate how much you can earn from farming the Chia cryptocurrency (XCH)[1] on the Chia Network. Input the number of plots (hard disk space) that you would like to dedicate, and the calculator will give you an overview of your estimated earnings and recommended hardware.

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Number of Plots

(of size 101.4GiB, k=32)




Total network space
2.607 EiB

Including your space

Owned network space
Expected time to win
over 1 year

Estimated Earnings

The values below are an estimate with constant total network space. Use the advanced tab to simulate earnings over time with netspace growth taken into account.

Hourly XCH
0.00 / hour

Daily XCH
0.00 / day

Monthly XCH
0.10 / month

Hourly USD*
$0.08 / hour

Daily USD*
$1.99 / day

Monthly USD*
$60.66 / month

Exchange Rate



Default exchange rate from Coinbase. Updated every 30 min.

Estimated Cost

(for plotting and storing 1014.0 GiB)

Estimated Hardware Costs


1 x $103 HDDs(est. price per drive)

Estimate based on this recommended hard drive:

WD 3TB Elements Desktop Hard Drive HDD, USB 3.0, Compatible with PC, Mac, PS4 & Xbox - WDBWLG0030HBK-NESN

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