What is GoldCoin?

GoldCoin is a pure open-source proof-of-work (PoW) cryptocurrency based on the original Bitcoin protocol, it was made public on May 2013, making it one of the earliest cryptocurrencies to come into existence. What sets GoldCoin apart are the ground-breaking features, such as Instant Transactions, Free Transactions, the 51% attack defense system, and many other features which you can find below. GoldCoin is a genuinely unique coin, not just another clone.

Download the Wallet

Download the GoldCoin Wallet for Windows, macOS, Linux and Android, which allows you to send and receive GoldCoin.

Add GoldCoin to a Wallet

Once your wallet is downloaded and activated, you can add some GoldCoin via credit card or with an exchange. Keep your private key secure and never lose the device on which the wallet was installed.

Send & Receive GoldCoin

The process of sending GoldCoin is very easy. In two words, you need to send receiver's public GoldCoin address in your wallet, specify the amount, confirm address and send.

GoldCoin Features

     Instant Transactions

GoldCoin adhere's to how the way 0-conf was originally supposed to work, with the goal of keeping these transactions instant, secure and convenient for point of sale merchant exchanges.

     Free Transaction Support

5% of each block is reserved for free transactions.
(318,584 free transactions daily)

     Low Fees

If the sender prefers to prioritize their transaction confirmation, they have the option to pay 0.0001 GoldCoin.

     Confirmation Speed

GoldCoin's confirmation speed is 2 minutes.


GoldCoin's block size is 2 MB and supports on-chain scaling.

     51% Defense Protocol

GoldCoin features an innovative 51% attack defense system.