Cryptos:  11,060Exchanges:  390Market Cap:  $1,533,947,046,55424h Vol:  $92,057,892,033Dominance:  BTC: 47.1% ETH: 17.8%ETH Gas:  21 Gwei
Cryptos:  11,060Exchanges:  390Market Cap:  $1,533,947,046,55424h Vol:  $92,057,892,033Dominance:  BTC: 47.1% ETH: 17.8%ETH Gas:  21 Gwei
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DigiByteDGB

Rank #90
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DigiByte Price (DGB)

$0.04587
15.36%

0.000001193 BTC15.36%

0.00001965 ETH15.36%

Low:$0.03975
High:$0.04719
24h
DGB  DigiByte DGBPrice: $0.04587 15.36%
Market Cap
$666,145,763
15.38%
Fully Diluted Market Cap
$963,299,778
11.21%
Volume
24h
$79,444,227
247.96%
Volume / Market Cap
0.1193
Circulating Supply
14.52B DGB
69%
Max Supply
21,000,000,000
Total Supply
14,522,022,475
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DGB Price Live Data

The live DigiByte price today is $0.045871 USD with a 24-hour trading volume of $79,444,227 USD. DigiByte is up 15.36% in the last 24 hours. The current CoinMarketCap ranking is #90, with a live market cap of $666,145,763 USD. It has a circulating supply of 14,522,022,475 DGB coins and a max. supply of 21,000,000,000 DGB coins.

If you would like to know where to buy DigiByte, the top exchanges for trading in DigiByte are currently Binance, OKEx, Huobi Global, Upbit, and BiONE. You can find others listed on our crypto exchanges page.

What Is DigiByte (DGB)?

DigiByte (DGB) is an open source blockchain and asset creation platform. Development began in October 2013 and the genesis block of its DGB token was mined in January 2014 as a fork of Bitcoin (BTC).

A longstanding public blockchain and cryptocurrency, DigiByte uses five different algorithms to improve security, and originally aimed to improve on the Bitcoin blockchain’s security, capacity and transaction speed.

DigiByte consists of three layers: a smart contract “App Store,” a public ledger and the core protocol featuring nodes communicating to relay transactions.

Who Are the Founders of DigiByte?

DigiByte was created by Jared Tate, also known as “DigiMan,” who oversaw its metamorphosis from development to its current setup before announcing that he was temporarily retiring from his position in May 2020.

Tate has since returned, and as of September 2020 once again appears closely involved with DigiByte’s growth.

Tate’s biography states that he was involved with Bitcoin from 2012 onwards, and authored the first book written by a blockchain founder, “Blockchain 2035: The Digital DNA of Internet 3.0.”

DigiByte’s operations depend not only on developers, but also the DigiByte Foundation, a volunteer organization tasked with overseeing preservation of the project. A third group of volunteers, the DigiByte Awareness Team, is responsible for marketing and promotional activities.

What Makes DigiByte Unique?

DigiByte is a modification of Bitcoin which aims to diversify security, speed and capacity possibilities.

Its first incarnation was as an open source blockchain and associated cryptocurrency, DGB. The network has five separate algorithms which help to maintain security and help prevent ASIC miners from commandeering too much power.

Later, another offering, DigiAssets, appeared, with DGB as its native token. DigiAssets appeals to those developers looking to launch digital assets, decentralized applications (DApps) and encode the necessary corresponding smart contracts.

All governance structures for DigiByte are run on a voluntary basis, in line with the thesis that the network should be open source and publicly accessible. Transaction fees in DGB are paid to miners for validating the blockchain.

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How Many DigiByte (DGB) Coins Are There In Circulation?

DigiByte (DGB) is a proof-of-work (PoW) cryptocurrency, and miners earn tokens for validating blocks via block rewards.

In January 2014, 0.5% of the total DGB supply (105 million coins) was premined. 50% of the premine was reserved for development purposes, while the remainder was given away.

DGB has a hard supply cap of 21 billion tokens, with mining forming an emission curve with decreasing issuance — the block reward reduces by 1% each month.

DigiByte has stated that it purposely did not try to raise funds or give away tokens through instruments such as an initial coin offering (ICO) or similar token sale.

How Is the DigiByte Network Secured?

DigiByte uses a total of five proof-of-work algorithms to secure the blockchain and reduce the risk of double spending or 51% attacks.

Difficulty adjustments ensure resilience against hostile moves within mining circles, with DigiByte claiming to have the most advanced such difficulty setup among cryptocurrencies.

With roughly one block every 15 seconds, DigiByte’s blockchain has managed to prove the longevity of its PoW blockchain since launch, now having a much longer chain of PoW than, for example, Bitcoin.

Where Can You Buy DigiByte (DGB)?

DGB is a freely-tradable altcoin and is available on multiple exchanges. Trading pairs are available for cryptocurrencies, stablecoins and fiat currencies.

Bilaxy, Binance, Sistemkoin and OKEx had the lion’s share of volume for DGB trading pairs as of September 2020.

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DGB Price Statistics

DigiByte Price Today
DigiByte Price$0.04587
Price Change24h$0.006107
15.36%
24h Low / 24h High
$0.03975 /
$0.04719
Trading Volume24h$79,444,226.75
247.96%
Volume / Market Cap0.1193
Market Dominance0.04%
Market Rank#90
DigiByte Market Cap
Market Cap$666,145,763.07
15.38%
Fully Diluted Market Cap$963,299,777.89
11.21%
DigiByte Price Yesterday
Yesterday's Low / High
$0.03847 /
$0.04702
Yesterday's Open / Close
$0.03969 /
$0.0449
Yesterday's Change

13.12%

Yesterday's Volume$67,643,190.64
DigiByte Price History
7d Low / 7d High
$0.03252 /
$0.04719
30d Low / 30d High
$0.03252 /
$0.04869
90d Low / 90d High
$0.03196 /
$0.1825
52 Week Low / 52 Week High
$0.01778 /
$0.1825
All Time High
May 01, 2021 (3 months ago)
$0.1825
74.86%
All Time Low
Dec 20, 2014 (7 years ago)
$0.00002028
226090.42%
DigiByte ROI

2985.15%

DigiByte Supply
Circulating Supply14,522,022,475 DGB
Total Supply14,522,022,475 DGB
Max Supply21,000,000,000 DGB