My next door neighbor asked me about my Bitcoin project yesterday and we talked a bit about it. He asked how this stacks up to some of the competition. I explained that my shed was to play around with and that it wasn’t going to buy me a Corvette anytime soon. I tried to explain the difference in hashing power to him. Here’s a quick table to explain the difference in hashing speed:wpDataTable with provided ID not found!
It’s pretty easy multiplication once you understand the basics. The current Bitcoin network hashrate is counted in the Exahashes. My nicest Avalon miner runs 7.2 TH/s which is a tiny slice of the entire network.