Install XMRig on Linux ARM Device


Advanced cryptocurrency miner - for Monero and beyond
Supports RandomX, KawPow, CryptoNight, AstroBWT and GhostRider algorithms.

See the website for more information.

If you need an XMR wallet, go to, create a wallet, and save the mnumonic somewhere safe. You will need the Wallet Address for Mining.

To run in a terminal: xmrig
This is assuming you set up the config file. Otherwise, you can add flags like this:

If you use the MoneroOcean pool, you can view the miner's performance by visiting

This is not a Bitcoin miner! Most XMRig users mine Monero - a cryptocurrency with exceptional privacy, security, and decentralization measures.
Monero is probably the best currency for PC mining, as its mining algorithm is specifically designed to thwart specialized mining equipment.

Fortunately, XMRig is very easy to install on your Linux ARM Device in just two steps.

  1. Install Pi-Apps - the best app installer for Linux ARM Device.
  2. Use Pi-Apps to install XMRig.


For the best chance of this working, we recommend using the latest LTS of Ubuntu or Debian from your hardware manufacturer.
XMRig will run on either an Ubuntu/Debian ARM32 OS or ARM64 OS.

Install Pi-Apps

Pi-Apps is a free tool that makes it incredibly easy to install the most useful programs on your Linux ARM Device with just a few clicks.

Open a terminal and run this command to install Pi-Apps:

wget -qO- | bash

Feel free to check out the Pi-Apps source code here:

Install XMRig

Now that you have Pi-Apps installed, it is time to install XMRig.
First launch Pi-Apps from your start menu:

Then click on the Tools category.

Now scroll down to find XMRig in the list.

Just click Install and Pi-Apps will install XMRig for you!

Pi-Apps is a free and open source tool made by Botspot and other contributors. Find out more at