Yes, you can use the Antminer S9 to mine for altcoins.
Altcoins are a type of cryptocurrency that is not Bitcoin. They may be created as an alternative to Bitcoin, or they may be created in response to some feature that Bitcoin doesn’t have. For example, Litecoin was created because its developers thought that Bitcoin’s transaction times were too slow.
The miner S9 is one of the most efficient ASIC miners available today. It is designed specifically for mining cryptocurrencies, including those that are based on Bitcoin’s blockchain (which are called “forks”). That means that if you want to mine for altcoins, it’s worth your time and money to buy an Antminer S9!
The Ant miner S9 is a high-power ASIC miner designed and manufactured by Bitmain.
The Ant miner S9 is built for Bitcoin mining, but can also mine other cryptocurrencies. It was released in May 2016, with a power consumption of 1480W and hash rate of 12.93 TH/s (theoretical). The Antminer S9 uses the BM1387 chip, which has a maximum power consumption of 1400W. The unit is composed of 189 ASIC chips.