GekkoScience R909 Setup Manual Guide

GekkoScience R909 Miner Setup Manual


Embark on your cryptocurrency mining journey with the efficient and powerful GekkoScience R909 Miner. This guide will assist you in setting up your miner with ease.

What's in the Box

  • GekkoScience R909 Miner
  • USB Connector Cable
  • Power Adapter (110V / 220V Works Worldwide)
  • Quick Start Guide

System Requirements

  • Compatible device: Mars Lander, Windows PC, Raspberry Pi, or Easy Miner Laptop
  • Internet connection
  • Bitcoin wallet address

Installation Methods

1. Integrating with the Mars Lander

  • Prerequisites: Mars Lander
  • Setup Steps:
    • Connect the R909 Miner to the Mars Lander via USB.
    • Connect the power adapter to a power outlet.
    • Ensure the fan on the R909 Miner is running to prevent overheating.
    • The device is now ready for mining.

2. Setting Up on Windows

  • Software Download: GekkoScience F7 Cgminer
  • Installation Steps:
    • Unzip the downloaded file.
    • Open Zadig from the folder.
    • Select 'List All Devices' under 'Options'.
    • Choose "R909 Bitcoin Miner" and click 'Install Driver'.
    • Right-click and edit 'start-cgminer.bat'.
      • Be careful not to add extra spaces.
      • Update your BTC address after '-u'.
      • To change the pool, replace "" with your pool's address. Note: Some pools require a username, not a BTC address.
      • If editing fails, re-extract the original files and retry.
    • Save changes and run 'start-cgminer.bat' to start mining.

3. Raspberry Pi Setup

  • Prerequisites: Raspberry Pi 4 with Pre-Flashed Firmware
  • Setup Steps:
    • Connect the R909 Miner to the Raspberry Pi.
    • Ensure the fan is operational.
    • Power up the Raspberry Pi to start mining with pre-configured settings.

4. Easy Miner Laptop Integration

  • Prerequisites: Easy Miner Laptop
  • Setup Steps:
    • Connect the R909 Miner to the Easy Miner Laptop.
    • Verify the fan is functioning correctly.
    • Power up the laptop to begin mining.


Consult our troubleshooting guide or contact customer support for any issues.

Support and Contact

For additional help, contact our support team or visit our online resources.

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