2020-3-5 · Top 5 CPU for Mining to Use in 2020. #1. AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X. Compatible Coins: Monero (XMR), Epic Cash (EPIC), Electronium (ETN), Ravencoin (RVN), ZCash (ZEC) And we are starting our list with the powerhouse of the AMD processor family. With 16 cores, 32 threads, and a 32 of L3 cache, it is a beast of mining CPU.