Bitcoin Gold Price, News and Analysis (BTG)

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$27.53
($3.79) (-13.78%)
(As of 06/22/2018 09:42 AM ET)
1-Hour Price Change -5.22%
1-Day Price Change -13.78%
7-Day Price Change -18.25%
1-Day Volume$10.82 million
Market Cap$470.25 million
BTC Price0.00452688 BTC
Circulating Supply17.08 million
Total Supply17.18 million
Maximum Supply21.00 million

About Bitcoin Gold (BTG)

Currency Details

Name Bitcoin Gold
SymbolBTG
Market Capitalization$470.25 million
Coin or TokenCoin
AlgorithmEquihash
Proof TypePoW
Genesis Date10/25/2017
Mineable?No
Number of Exchanges43

Official Links

Official Websitebitcoingold.org
Official Website (Alt)bitcoin.com
BitcoinTalk AnnouncementView
Twitter Account@bitcoingold
Facebook PageView
Github AccountView

Buy/Trade Bitcoin Gold

Community Discussion

Reddit Communityr/bitcoin
Telegram GroupView
Discord GroupView
Message Board (Alt)forum.bitcoin.com

Research Tools

Blockchain Explorerexplorer.bitcoingold.org
Blockchain Explorer (Alt)btgexp.com
CoinMarketCapView
CryptoCompareView
CoinGeckoView

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Bitcoin Gold (BTG) Frequently Asked Questions

What exchanges can I buy or trade Bitcoin Gold on?

How do I buy Bitcoin Gold?

It is not possible to buy most cryptocurrencies with U.S. dollars. Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum and Litecoin can be purchased with U.S. dollars using Coinbase. Once you have purchased Bitcoin using Coinbase, you can then transfer your Bitcoin to an exchange such as Binance or Changelly to purchase other cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin Gold.

Where can I get Bitcoin Gold wallet?

Bitcoin Gold produces its own wallet software that is available for download on its website, which allows you to store Bitcoin Gold on your computer. For maximum security, you can store your cryptocurrencies on a dedicated hardware wallet such as a TREZOR wallet or a Ledger Nano S. If you do not wish to buy a hardware wallet, you may consider using a mobile wallet such as Jaxx or Coinomi to store multiple cryptocurrencies with some added security benefits.

What is the value of Bitcoin Gold?

One Bitcoin Gold (BTG) is currently worth $27.53 on major cryptocurrency exchanges. You can also exchange one Bitcoin Gold for 0.00452688 bitcoin(s) on major exchanges. The value (or market capitalization) of all available Bitcoin Gold in U.S. dollars is $470.25 million.

What hashing algorithm does Bitcoin Gold use?

Bitcoin Gold is a proof of work (PoW) coin that uses the Equihash algorithm.

How do I mine Bitcoin Gold?

Bitcoin Gold can be mined using specialized mining software. XMR Stak is a commonly-used mining tool that works for CPU mining and GPU mining with both Nvidia and AMD graphics cards. CCMiner is another popular mining tool for computers with NVIDIA graphics cards. In addition to having mining software, you will need a Bitcoin Gold and access to a mining pool that pools your effort with other miners and a wallet to store the Bitcoin Gold that you earn from mining. Most cryptocurrencies have multiple publicly-available mining pools that can be found with a simple Google search.

What coins are similar to Bitcoin Gold?

The following coins use Bitcoin Gold's Equihash algorithm and proof of work (PoW) proof-type: Zcash, Bitcoin Private, ZenCash, Bitcoin Interest, ZClassic, BitcoinZ, Hush, Zero, Bitgem and VoteCoin.

What is the Reddit page for Bitcoin Gold?

The official Reddit community (subreddit) for Bitcoin Gold is r/bitcoin.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Bitcoin Gold (BTG)

Community Ranking:  1.2 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  55 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  170 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  225
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Bitcoin Gold and other cryptocurrencies. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform other cryptocurrencies over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform other cryptocurrencies over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

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Bitcoin Gold (BTG) Search Trends

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Headlines

Bitcoin Gold (BTG) News Headlines

DateHeadline
Indian Exchange Unocoin Launches New Trading Platform with 15 CryptocurrenciesIndian Exchange Unocoin Launches New Trading Platform with 15 Cryptocurrencies
news.bitcoin.com - June 1 at 6:07 AM
 Bitcoin Magazine’s Week in Review: Markets, Miners and Conferences Bitcoin Magazine’s Week in Review: Markets, Miners and Conferences
bitcoinmagazine.com - May 12 at 12:13 PM
Coinsecure India Down After $3 Million in Bitcoin MissingCoinsecure India Down After $3 Million in Bitcoin Missing
news.bitcoin.com - April 13 at 3:52 AM
Two New Services Could Help Investors Rate CryptocurrenciesTwo New Services Could Help Investors Rate Cryptocurrencies
bitcoinmagazine.com - January 19 at 6:23 PM

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This page was last updated on 6/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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