Ethereum Classic Price, News and Analysis (ETC)

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$15.69
+$0.23 (+1.45%)
(As of 05/26/2018 10:09 AM ET)
1-Hour Price Change +0.78%
1-Day Price Change +1.45%
7-Day Price Change -12.05%
1-Day Volume$140.80 million
Market Cap$1.60 billion
BTC Price0.00208103 BTC
Circulating Supply101.86 million
Total Supply101.86 million
Maximum SupplyN/A

About Ethereum Classic (ETC)

Currency Details

Name Ethereum Classic
SymbolETC
Market Capitalization$1.60 billion
Coin or TokenCoin
AlgorithmEthash
Proof TypePoW
Genesis Date7/30/2015
Mineable?No
Number of Exchanges55

Official Links

Official Website (Alt)N/A
BitcoinTalk AnnouncementView
Twitter Account@eth_classic
Facebook PageView
Github AccountView

Buy/Trade Ethereum Classic

Community Discussion

Reddit Communityr/EthereumClassic
Telegram GroupN/A
Discord GroupView
Message Board (Alt)N/A

Research Tools

Blockchain Explorergastracker.io
Blockchain Explorer (Alt)etherhub.io
CoinMarketCapView
CryptoCompareView
CoinGeckoView

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Ethereum Classic (ETC) Frequently Asked Questions

What exchanges can I buy or trade Ethereum Classic on?

How do I buy Ethereum Classic?

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 Ethereum Classic.

Where can I get Ethereum Classic wallet?

Ethereum Classic produces its own wallet software that is available for download on its website, which allows you to store Ethereum Classic 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 Ethereum Classic?

One Ethereum Classic (ETC) is currently worth $15.69 on major cryptocurrency exchanges. You can also exchange one Ethereum Classic for 0.00208103 bitcoin(s) on major exchanges. The value (or market capitalization) of all available Ethereum Classic in U.S. dollars is $1.60 billion.

What hashing algorithm does Ethereum Classic use?

Ethereum Classic is a proof of work (PoW) coin that uses the Ethash algorithm.

How do I mine Ethereum Classic?

Ethereum Classic 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 Ethereum Classic and access to a mining pool that pools your effort with other miners and a wallet to store the Ethereum Classic 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 Ethereum Classic?

The following coins use Ethereum Classic's Ethash algorithm and proof of work (PoW) proof-type: Ethereum, Musicoin, Ellaism, Bowhead, Elementrem, DaxxCoin, WhaleCoin and Callisto Network.

What is the Reddit page for Ethereum Classic?

The official Reddit community (subreddit) for Ethereum Classic is r/EthereumClassic.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Ethereum Classic (ETC)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  85 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  156 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  241
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ethereum Classic 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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Ethereum Classic (ETC) Search Trends

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Ethereum Classic (ETC) Social Media Trends

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Ethereum Classic (ETC) Reddit Feed


This page was last updated on 5/26/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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