Bitcoin Hard Forks

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The complete list of all Bitcoin hard forks with all the fork date and time, as well as block height countdown.

Cryptocurrency Symbol Date Block Height Reward Official Links
Bitcoin BTC 3 Jan 2009 - -

Official site (website): https://bitcoin.org/ Official site (website): https://www.bitcoin.com Official site (website): https://www.weusecoins.com YouTube video (channel): https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOQrNU42HFSzgFHefWXdtkQ PDF document file: https://bitcoin.org/bitcoin.pdf Discussion forum: https://bitcointalk.org Discussion forum: https://forum.bitcoin.com Website (site): https://blockexplorer.com Website (site): http://blockchain.info CoinMarketCap (coin market cap): https://coinmarketcap.com/currencies/bitcoin/

Bitcoin Cash BCH 1 Aug 2017 478558 1 BTC = 1 BCH

Official site (website): https://www.bitcoincash.org Official Facebook account (fb): https://www.facebook.com/bitcoincashorg Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/Bitcoincash/ Github: https://github.com/bitcoincashorg/website CoinMarketCap (coin market cap): https://coinmarketcap.com/currencies/bitcoin-cash/

Bitcoin Clashic BCHC 1 Aug 2017 478558 1 BTC = 1 BCHC

Official site (website): http://bitcoinclashic.org/ Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/BitcoinClashic Explorer: http://explorer.bitcoinclashic.io Discussion forum: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=2424646.0 Website (site): http://satoshistruevision.com Explorer: https://truevisionofsatoshi.com Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/bitcoinclashic.org

Bitcoin Gold BTG 24 Oct 2017 491407 1 BTC = 1 BTG

Official site (website): https://bitcoingold.org Github: https://github.com/BTCGPU/BTCGPU Official Twitter account: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/wikipedia/id324715238?mt=8 PDF document file: https://btcgpu.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/BitcoinGold-Roadmap.pdf Slack channel: https://join.slack.com/t/bitcoin-gold/shared_invite/enQtMjY1MzkzMzUxNjY4LWM1YmQ4MjZhZTQxMWE1ZDQyNjA4N2QwZTkyZjYzMjhiMzdlMmVkNjQ3NzZlZDdmMDE4NWIyY2JmYzdjYmE2MzA Official blog (news): https://bitcoingold.org/blog/

Bitcoin Diamond BCD 24 Nov 2017 495866 1 BTC = 10 BCD

Official site (website): http://btcd.io/ Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/BitcoinDiamond_ Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/user/Bitcoin-Diamond/ Official Telegram channel (group): https://t.me/BCDcommunity Official Facebook account (fb): https://www.facebook.com/bitcoindiamond01Slack channel: https://bitcoindiamond.slack.com/

UnitedBitcoin UBTC 12 Dec 2017 498777 1 BTC = 1 UBTC

Official site (website): https://www.ub.com Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/United_Bitcoin Official LinkedIn account: https://www.linkedin.com/company/13599492/ Github: https://github.com/UnitedBitcoin/UnitedBitcoin Official Telegram channel (group): https://t.me/unitedbitcoin PDF document file: https://www.ub.com/support/whitepaper Contact support (number, email): https://www.ub.com/support/faq CoinMarketCap (coin market cap): https://coinmarketcap.com/currencies/united-bitcoin/ Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/ub.com

Bitcoin Hot BTH 12 Dec 2017 498777 1 BTC = 100 BTH

Official site (website): https://www.bithot.org Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/Bitcoinhotf Official Telegram channel (group): https://t.me/BitcoinHotFoundation Slack channel: https://bitcoinhotfoundation.slack.com/ Support email address: mailto:contact@bithot.org Github: https://github.com/BitcoinHot/bitcoinhot Explorer: http://block.bithot.org/ Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/bithot.org

Super Bitcoin SBTC 12 Dec 2017 498888 1 BTC = 1 SBTC

Official site (website): http://supersmartbitcoin.com Official Twitter account: {{{1}}} Official Facebook account (fb): https://business.facebook.com/SBTC-1494328043999669 Official Telegram channel (group): https://t.me/superbitcoinofficial Github: https://github.com/superbitcoin/ Medium (blog, article, news): https://medium.com/@sbtc.org Website (site): http://doc.superbtc.org/en/developer-reference.html#block-chain Explorer: http://block.superbtc.org Support email address: mailto:next@superbitcoin.org CoinMarketCap (coin market cap): https://coinmarketcap.com/currencies/super-bitcoin/

BitcoinX BCX 12 Dec 2017 498888 1 BTC = 10,000 BCX

Official site (website): https://bcx.org Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/bcx_team Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/user/bcx_org/ Official Instagram account (ig): https://www.instagram.com/teambitcoinx/ Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/bcx.org

Oil Bitcoin OBTC 12 Dec 2017 498888 1 BTC = 1 OBTC

Official site (website): http://www.oilbtc.io/ Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/oilbtc Official Telegram channel (group): https://t.me/joinchat/GTFtNA3VNS9dwW2MMli83A Support email address: mailto:support@oilbtc.io Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/oilbtc.io

ABitcoin ABTC 12 Dec 2017 498888 1 BTC = 100 ABTC

Official site (website): https://www.abitcoin.one Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/ABTCOfficial Official Telegram channel (group): https://t.me/ABitcoinOfficial Official Facebook account (fb): https://www.facebook.com/ABitcoinOfficial/ Official QQ account: https://www.abitcoin.one/images/qrcode-qq_95be5b.jpg Official WeChat account: https://www.abitcoin.one/images/qrcode-wx_0ce133.jpg Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/abitcoin.one

Bitcoin World BTW 17 Dec 2017 499777 1 BTC = 10000 BTW

Official site (website): http://www.btw.one Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/bitcoinworldinc Official Facebook account (fb): https://www.facebook.com/BitcoinWorldCorporation/ Official Weibo account: http://weibo.com/bitcoinworld Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/btw.one

Lightning Bitcoin LBTC 19 Dec 2017 499999 1 BTC = 1 LBTC

Official site (website): http://lightningbitcoin.io Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/LightningBTC Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/lightningbitcoin.io

Bitcoin Stake BTCS 19 Dec 2017 499999 1 BTC = 100 BTCS

Official site (website): http://btcscoin.com/ Support email address: mailto:btcs@btcscoin.com Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/btcscoin.com

BitEthereum BITE 21 Dec 2017  ??? 1 BTC = 3.940616 BITE

Official site (website): https://www.bitethereum.io Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/bitethereum.io

Bitcoin Top BTT 26 Dec 2017 501118 1 BTC = 1 BTT

Official site (website): https://bitcointop.org Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/bitcointop1 Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/user/Bitcoin-TOP/ Official Telegram channel (group): https://t.me/BTTcommunity Official Telegram channel (group): https://t.me/bttchina Support email address: mailto:admin@bitcointop.org Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/bitcointop.org

Bitcoin God GOD 27 Dec 2017 501225 1 BTC = 1 GOD

Official site (website): https://www.bitcoingod.org Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/BitcoinGodOrg Official Facebook account (fb): https://www.facebook.com/BitcoinGodOrg/ Slack channel: https://bitcoingod.slack.com/ Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/user/BitcoinGodOrg/ Official Telegram channel (group): https://t.me/joinchat/HVP0kBBx-murObE3hpv7HA Official Weibo account: https://weibo.com/u/6423971902/home?leftnav=1

Bitcoin FILE BIFI 27 Dec 2017 501225 1 BTC = 1 BIFI

Official site (website): https://www.bitcoinfile.org Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/BitcoinFileOfficial Facebook account (fb): https://www.facebook.com/file.bitcoin.1 Support email address: mailto:contact@bitconfile.org Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/bitcoinfile.org

Bitcoin Cash Plus BCP 28 Dec 2017 501407 1 BTC = 1 BCP

Official site (website): http://www.bitcoincashplus.org Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/bitcoincashplus Official Facebook account (fb): https://www.facebook.com/bitcoincashplus Github: https://github.com/bitcoincashplus Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/bitcoincashplus.org

Quantum Bitcoin QBTC 28 Dec 2017  ??? 1 BTC = 1 QBTC

Official site (website): http://www.quantumbitcoin.top/ Support email address: mailto:quantumbitcoin@163.com Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/quantumbitcoin.top/

SegWit2x B2X 28 Dec 2017 501451 1 BTC = 1 B2X

Official site (website): http://b2x-segwit.io Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/Segwit_2X YouTube video (channel): https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxRrvkTP3FzUZIP4EjtwAuQ Official Facebook account (fb): https://www.facebook.com/Segwit2xReload/ Official Instagram account (ig): https://www.instagram.com/segwit_2x/ Discussion forum: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=2595620 Medium (blog, article, news): https://medium.com/@Segwit2X Support email address: mailto:info@b2x-segwit.io Github: https://github.com/SegwitB2X/bitcoin2x/commits/master Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/b2x-segwit.io

Bitcoin Uranium BUM 31 Dec 2017 (probably cancelled)  ??? 1 BTC = 1 BUM

Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/BitcoinUranium Discussion forum: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=2316506 Github: https://github.com/BitcoinUranium/bitcoin/commits/master

UnitedBitcoin UBTC 31 Dec 2017 501878 (Phrase 2) 1 BTC = 1 UBTC

Official site (website): https://www.ub.com Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/United_Bitcoin Official LinkedIn account: https://www.linkedin.com/company/13599492/ Github: https://github.com/UnitedBitcoin/UnitedBitcoin Official Telegram channel (group): https://t.me/unitedbitcoin PDF document file: https://www.ub.com/support/whitepaper Contact support (number, email): https://www.ub.com/support/faq CoinMarketCap (coin market cap): https://coinmarketcap.com/currencies/united-bitcoin/ Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/ub.com

Bitcoin Pizza BPA 31 Dec 2017 501888 1 BTC = 1 BPA

Official site (website): http://p.top/en/ Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/pizzabitcoin/ Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/user/bitcoin-pizza/ Official Telegram channel (group): https://t.me/joinchat/HJbvVRHIlpC1y3Nx5vEIEA Slack channel: https://join.slack.com/t/bitcoinpizza/shared_invite/enQtMjgxODMwODk4MDk3LWU3YTNkNjI1ZjUwZTdjZTJjZGRiYjEyMjI4MDQzZjAyNGNmNmFhZjlhM2JkMWY5NDI1MWMxYjU0MWU2MjNhYTg Official Weibo account: https://weibo.com/u/6426075295 Official WeChat account: http://p.top/en/img/f-wx-ewm.jpg Support email address: mailto:bitcoinpizza.bpa@gmail.com Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/p.top

Bitcoin All BTA 31 Dec 2017 at 4:00 PM (GMT)  ??? 1 BTC = 1 BTA

Official site (website): http://www.bitcoinall.org Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/www.bitcoinall.org

Bitcoin Ore BCO 31 Dec 2017 501949 1 BTC = 1 BCO

Official site (website): http://www.bitcoinore.org Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/Bitcoinore PDF document file: http://www.bitcoinore.org/BCOBitcoinore_WhitePaper_V1.0_en.pdf Support email address: mailto:bco@bitcoinore.org Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/bitcoinore.org

Bitcoin Rhodium BTR 10 Jan 2018  ??? 1 BTC = 10 BTR

Official site (website): https://www.bitcoinrh.org Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/BitCoinRh Official Facebook account (fb): https://www.facebook.com/bitcoinrh/ Discussion forum: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=2505163.0 Official Discord group: https://discordapp.com/invite/ThVy5UB Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/bitcoinrh.org

Bitcoin Smart BCS 19 Jan 2018 505050 1 BTC = 100 BCS

Official site (website): http://bcs.info Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/bcs.info

Bitcoin Interest BCI 20 Jan 2018 505083 1 BTC = 1 BCI

Official site (website): https://www.bitcoininterest.io Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/btcinterest YouTube video (channel): https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCiYTvyQJOlQ7sbfWseGM7ig Official Facebook account (fb): https://www.facebook.com/BitcoinInterestBCI/ Official Telegram channel (group): https://t.me/bitcoininterest Support email address: mailto:admin@bitcoininterest.io Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/bitcoininterest.io

Bitcoin Lite BTCL 30 Jan 2018 (approximate)  ??? 1 BTC = 1 BTCL

Official site (website): http://www.bitcoinlite.us PDF document file: http://www.bitcoinlite.us/FAQ.pdf Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/bitcoinlite.us

Bitcoin Atom BCA 24 Jan 2018 505888 1 BTC = 1 BCA

Official site (website): https://bitcoinatom.io Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/atombitcoin Official Facebook account (fb): https://www.facebook.com/atombitcoin Github: https://github.com/bitcoin-atom Discussion forum: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=2515675.0 Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/user/BitcoinAtom Slack channel: https://join.slack.com/t/bitcoin-atom/shared_invite/enQtMjgxMTQ5MTIyOTk3LWQ2MDg3MDMzZTZmNjQyMTFiOGU0NTc4NWE0NmJlN2Q1ZjhkNjQ4MjgxMGU5MWE0Mjg4ZGU1NWE3ZTY3NDQ4NGY Medium (blog, article, news): https://medium.com/@bitcoinatom Official Telegram channel (group): https://t.me/bitcoinatom Support email address: mailto:hello@bitcoinatom.io Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/bitcoinatom.io

Bitcoin Private BTCP 28 Feb 2018 511346 (BTC)
272991 (ZCL)
1 BTC = 1 BTCP
1 ZCL = 1 BTCP

Official site (website): https://btcprivate.org Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/bitcoinprivate Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/BitcoinPrivate/ Official Telegram channel (group): https://t.me/BTCPrivate Official Telegram channel (group): https://t.me/bitcoinprivatenews Official Facebook account (fb): https://www.facebook.com/bitcoinprivate/ Official Discord group: https://discord.gg/46U2p4m Github: https://github.com/BTCPrivate/BitcoinPrivate PDF document file: https://btcprivate.org/whitepaper.pdf

Classic Bitcoin CBTC 1 Apr 2018 516095 1 BTC = 10000 CBTC

Official site (website): https://bitclassic.info/ Official site (website): https://www.weusecoins.com PDF document file: https://bitcoin.org/bitcoin.pdf Discussion forum: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?action=post;topic=3095296 CoinMarketCap (coin market cap): https://coinmarketcap.com/currencies/classicbitcoin/

Bitcoin Lunar BCL Expected on Spring 2018  ??? 1 BTC = 1 BCL

Official site (website): http://www.bitcoinlunar.org Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/BitcoinLunar Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/bitcoinlunar.org

Note: If there is any contradiction between the block height and the date of fork, block height is the accurate measurement which you can check on Blockchain explorer.

Airdrops / Hybrid / Cross Forks[edit]

  • In addition to Bitcoin hard forks, you can also get free airdrops from holding Bitcoins.
Cryptocurrency Symbol Date Details Official Links
Clams CLAM 12 May 2014 Airdropped at Block 300377, 12 May 2014. For each BTC address with a non-trivial balance, you get 4.60545574 CLAM

Official site (website): http://www.clamcoin.org Official site (website): http://clamclient.com Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/ClamClient Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/CLAMClient/ Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/Clamcoin/ YouTube video (channel): https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmhbGn7eOO_sEHam5Nzih2g Discussion forum: http://webchat.freenode.net/?channels=clams Github: https://github.com/nochowderforyou/clams Github: https://github.com/dooglus/bitaddress.org/ Explorer: http://khashier.com/chain/Clam Explorer: http://www.presstab.pw/phpexplorer/CLAM/ Website (site): http://www.stumbleupon.com/submit?url=http://clamclient.com CoinMarketCap (coin market cap): https://coinmarketcap.com/currencies/clams/ Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/clamcoin.org

Stellar XLM 26 June 2016 Airdropped at Block 472889, 26 June 2016, For each 1 BTC you get 1000 XLM. Airdrop claim ended 27 August 2017.

Official site (website): https://www.stellar.org YouTube video (channel): https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4BrVpvKK0r2zP9xVFQcPSA Github: https://github.com/stellar Official Facebook account (fb): https://www.facebook.com/stellarfoundation Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/stellarorg Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/stellarlumens Support email address: https://www.stellar.org/contact/ Discussion forum: https://stellarcommunity.org Official Facebook account (fb): https://www.facebook.com/groups/stellarorg/ PDF document file: https://www.stellar.org/papers/stellar-consensus-protocol.pdf Official LinkedIn account: https://www.linkedin.com/company/stellar-development-foundation Slack channel: http://slack.stellar.org Discussion forum: https://galactictalk.org Official blog (news): https://www.stellar.org/blog/ Website (site): https://www.mystellar.org/ Website (site): https://www.stellar.org/developers/ Contact support (number, email): https://stellarorg.zendesk.com/hc/en-us

Byteball GBYTE 25 Dec 2016 Airdropped almost every full moon starting 25 December 2016. For the 10th round in Nov 2017, For every 16 BTC you receive 0.1 GB (1 gigabyte = 1 billion bytes), and For every 1 GB you receive additional 0.1 GB. 11th round on the full moon on 2 March 2018.

Official site (website): https://byteball.org Android app download: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.byteball.wallet Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/ByteballOrg Official Telegram channel (group): https://t.me/byteball Official Facebook account (fb): https://www.facebook.com/byteball.org Discussion forum: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=1608859.0 Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/ByteBall/ Github: https://github.com/byteball/byteball Medium (blog, article, news): https://medium.com/byteball Explorer: https://explorer.byteball.org Slack channel: https://byteball.slack.com Official Wiki (Wikipedia): https://wiki.byteball.org PDF document file: https://byteball.org/Byteball.pdf CoinMarketCap (coin market cap): https://coinmarketcap.com/currencies/byteball/ Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/byteball.org

Bitcore BTX 26 Apil 2017 Airdropped / Hybrid Fork at Block 463619. For each BTC you get 1 BTX in Phase1 + 25% bonus if claimed. Phase2 Block 492820, 2 November 2017, for each BTC you get 0,5 BTX. Weekly 3-4% airdrop in addition for BTX hodlers.

Official site (website): https://bitcore.cc Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/Bitcore_BTX Official Telegram channel (group): https://t.me/bitcore_btx_official YouTube video (channel): https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQ8pXce5-yN4LCtA6RzcZvQ Official Facebook account (fb): https://www.facebook.com/Bitcore.Coin/ News: https://bitcore.cc/news-2/ Github: https://github.com/LIMXTEC/BitCore Discussion forum: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=1883902.0 Explorer: https://chainz.cryptoid.info/btx/ Explorer: http://insight.bitcore.cc Support email address: mailto:info@bitcore.cc CoinMarketCap (coin market cap): https://coinmarketcap.com/currencies/bitcore/ Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/bitcore.cc

Bytether BTH 1 Aug 2017 Cross fork from Bitcoin to Ethereum blockchain at block 478558, 1 August 2017, For each 1 BTC you get 1 BTH ERC-20 token. Bytether (BTH)
Semux SEM 11 Aug 2017 Airdropped at Block 480000, 11 August 2017, For each BTC address you can get 20-1000 SEM depending on the balance. Airdrop claiming ends 25 Feb 2018. Semux (SEM)
Venus VNS 1 Jan 2018, at 00:00:00 AM (UTC)
  • Update: Venus (VNS) airdrop occurs at block height 501900 on 31 December 2017, afternoon (UTC). You can view the official announcement on Twitter here.
  • 1 BTC = 1000 VNS
  • 1 ETH = 50 VNS
  • 1 LTC = 9 VNS
  • 1 DASH = 65 VNS
  • 1 ETC = 3 VNS
  • 1 XMR = 17 VNS

Official site (website): http://www.vnscoin.org/index_en.html Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/AMT_Community Official Telegram channel (group): https://t.me/vnscoin_en Discussion forum: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=2515667.0 Official QQ account: http://www.vnscoin.org/images/qq_group_en.jpg Official WeChat account: http://www.vnscoin.org/images/wechat_en.jpg Official Weibo account: https://weibo.com/6420956866 Official Facebook account (fb): https://www.facebook.com/AMT-1459959227436659 Slack channel: https://join.slack.com/t/vnscore/shared_invite/enQtMjg3OTExMzg5MDI4LTM2NTRkMDRjNTQxZjQ1MjRmMDI5ZTk2OWNjZDJjNTQxZTM1MmQxNzExMTViODg1ZjBlMjlkZjZlMTMzZDJkOWE PDF document file: http://www.vnscoin.org/papers/white_paper_en.pdf Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/vnscoin.org

Xenon XNN Jan - Jun 2018 Airdrop to Bitcoin owners in January - June 2018. Ethereum owners already got some XNN. Xenon (XNN)
Byteball GBYTE 2 Mar 2018 The 11th round is tentatively scheduled for the full moon of 2 Mar 2018 (at 00:51 UTC). For every 16 Bitcoin (BTC), you receive 0.1 GBYTE and for every 1 GBYTE you receive additional 0.1 GBYTE.

Official site (website): https://byteball.org Android app download: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.byteball.wallet Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/ByteballOrg Official Telegram channel (group): https://t.me/byteball Official Facebook account (fb): https://www.facebook.com/byteball.org Discussion forum: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=1608859.0 Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/ByteBall/ Github: https://github.com/byteball/byteball Medium (blog, article, news): https://medium.com/byteball Explorer: https://explorer.byteball.org Slack channel: https://byteball.slack.com Official Wiki (Wikipedia): https://wiki.byteball.org PDF document file: https://byteball.org/Byteball.pdf CoinMarketCap (coin market cap): https://coinmarketcap.com/currencies/byteball/ Alexa website traffic ranking: https://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/byteball.org


Comparison[edit]

The comparison table below shows the list of all differences between Bitcoin (BTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Bitcoin Gold (BTG) and other hard forks of Bitcoin.[1]

Cryptocurrency Supply PoW algorithm Mining Hardware Block Interval Block size (actual) Difficulty adjustment Segwit Replay protection Unique address format Details
Bitcoin (BTC) 21 Million SHA256 ASIC 10 Minutes 1M (2-4M) 2 Weeks Icon-a-yes.png
  • Created on 3 January 2009.
Bitcoin Gold (BTG) 21 Million Equihash GPU 10 Minutes 1M (2-4M) Every block Icon-a-yes.png Icon-a-yes.png Icon-a-yes.png
  • Forked at 491407 on 24 October 2017.
Bitcoin Cash (BCH) 21 Million SHA256 ASIC 10 Minutes 8M (8M) 2 Weeks + EDA Icon-no.png Icon-a-yes.png Icon-no.png
  • Forked at Block 478559 on 1 August 2017.
Bitcoin Diamond / Segwit 2x (B2X) 21 Million SHA256 ASIC 10 Minutes 2M (4-8M) 2 Weeks Icon-a-yes.png Icon-no.png Icon-no.png
  • Forked at Block 495866 on 24 November 2017.

Related List Wiki[edit]

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Frequently asked questions[edit]

  • What is PoW algorithm?
PoW algorithm stands for Proof of Work algorithm. Proof of work is a piece of data produced through the processing time by a computer. Though a little bit energy and time consuming for the computer, but it is easy for others to verify once the processing data and information is completed.

Note[edit]

  • These are NOT Bitcoin forks
    • Bitcoin Plus
    • BitcoinDark
    • Bitcoin Red
    • BitcoinZ
    • Bitcoin Script
    • Bitcoin Silver
  • You can help to complete the list together by adding the missing pieces into the list above.

References[edit]

  1. https://btcgpu.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/BitcoinGold-Roadmap.pdf