What is Bitcoin Cash?

"Bitcoin Cash brings sound money to the world, fulfilling the original promise of Bitcoin as 'Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash'. Merchants and users are empowered with low fees and reliable confirmations. The future shines brightly with unrestricted growth, global adoption, permissionless innovation, and decentralized development.

All Bitcoin holders as of block 478558 are also owners of Bitcoin Cash. All are welcome to join the Bitcoin Cash community as we move forward in creating sound money accessible to the whole world."

- BitcoinCash.org
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General

TICKER SYMBOLS
BCH, BCC, XBC, BCHABC
AGE
2 years old (August 01, 2017)
CURRENT PRICE
$473
Updated 2 minutes ago via cryptocompare.com
CHEDDUR ALL TIME HIGH
$3,728
2 years ago
CIRCULATING SUPPLY
17,855,900 coins
Updated 3 minutes ago via coinmarketcap.com
MARKET CAP
$8,462,508,594
Updated 3 minutes ago

Technical

BLOCKCHAIN / LEDGER
Uses own
MONETARY POLICY
Maximum Supply (21,000,000 coins)
PRE-MINED / RESERVED
No
CONSENSUS MECHANISM
Proof of Work (PoW)
MINEABLE / STAKEABLE
Yes
AVERAGE CONFIRMATION TIME
10m
CURRENT BLOCK REWARD
12.5 coins
HASHING ALGORITHM
SHA-256
DIFFICULTY ADJUSTMENT
Every 2,016 blocks (~2 weeks)
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