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Crypto-monnaies:  5,539Marchés:  22,513Cap. Marché:  $275,477,398,842Vol 24h:  $88,327,924,520Dominance BTC:  64.6%
Cap. Marché:  $275,477,398,842Vol 24h:  $88,327,924,520Dominance BTC:  64.6%Crypto-monnaies:  5,539Marchés:  22,513
In order to reflect the current market, we have merged our Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and Bitcoin Cash ABC (BCHABC) listings. We have observed that a majority of exchanges are using the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) to refer to the Bitcoin Cash ABC implementation.

Bitcoin Cash (BCH)

$257.17 USD (3.87%)
0.02656441 BTC (2.05%)
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Exchange
Jeux d'argent
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  • Cap. Marché
    $4,738,387,741 USD
    489,458 BTC
  • Volume (24h)
    $3,028,469,482 USD
    312,830 BTC
  • Offre en Circulation
    18,425,344 BCH
  • Offre Max
    21,000,000 BCH

À propos de Bitcoin Cash

What Is Bitcoin Cash?

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) is a hard fork (a community-activated update to the protocol or code) of the original Bitcoin blockchain. The fork of Bitcoin took place on Aug. 1, 2017, with the purpose of updating the block size to 8MB. On Nov. 16, 2018, BCH was hard forked for a second time and split into Bitcoin SV (Satoshi’s Vision) and Bitcoin ABC. Bitcoin ABC became the dominant chain and took over the BCH ticker, as it had more hashpower and the majority of nodes in the network.

Bitcoin Cash had its most recent halving on April 8, 2020, when its block reward was reduced to 6.25, instead of 12.5.

What Is the Difference Between Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash?

Bitcoin Cash’s increased block size aimed to make the technology more scalable and process more transactions per second, supporting the use of the cryptocurrency as a means of payment, rather than a store of value. As a rule, Bitcoin Cash transaction fees are generally lower than those of Bitcoin.

The Bitcoin Cash fork was due in part to an argument between Bitcoin factions about whether the cryptocurrency needed to increase its block size. This argument is based on the idea that Bitcoin’s transaction processing time is too slow to ever allow for the scaling needed to replace traditional payment systems like Visa and Mastercard. While Bitcoin blocks are 1MB and can process between 2-7 transactions per second, Visa can process around 1,700 transactions per second.

The 2017 hard fork over block size was contentious, and came about following the introduction of the idea of SegWit2x, a second-layer scaling solution. A portion of Bitcoin miners and developers were opposed to the solution because they A. thought it could cause the centralization of the Bitcoin network B. did not have a clear implementation plan and C. did not adhere to Satoshi Nakomoto’s original vision for the digital currency (in their opinion).

Mining hardware manufacturer Bitmain originally described the fork of Bitcoin in June 2017 as a "contingency plan" if SegWit was accepted due to the inability of Bitcoin developers and miners to unanimously agree over its implementation. Eventually, due to the ongoing rift, the SegWit2x opposers (led by vocal opponent Roger Ver) banded together to split the Bitcoin blockchain in August 2017.

How Do You Buy Bitcoin Cash?

Bitcoin Cash is available at a variety of crypto exchanges, depending on your region. For the latest list of exchanges and trading pairs for this cryptocurrency, click on our market pairs tab. Be sure to do your own research before picking an exchange for purchasing Bitcoin Cash.

Statistiques de Bitcoin Cash

Bitcoin Cash Price$257.17 USD
Bitcoin Cash ROI
-53.74%
Rang sur le marché#5
Cap. Marché$4,738,387,741 USD
Volume sur 24 H$3,028,469,482 USD
Offre en Circulation18,425,344 BCH
Offre Totale18,425,344 BCH
Offre Max21,000,000 BCH
Le plus haut
$4,355.62 USD
(Dec 20, 2017)
Le plus bas
$75.03 USD
(Dec 15, 2018)
Bas / Haut sur 52 semaines
$522.09 USD /
$139.22 USD
Bas / Haut sur 90 jours
$349.63 USD /
$139.22 USD
Bas / Haut sur 30 jours
$274.46 USD /
$221.54 USD
Bas / Haut sur 7 jours
$266.47 USD /
$230.64 USD
Bas / Haut sur 24 heures
$257.97 USD /
$246.54 USD
Bas / Haut hier
$252.14 USD /
$246.54 USD
Ouverture / Fermeture d'hier
$249.06 USD /
$252.06 USD
Change d'hier$3.00 USD (1.21%)
Volume d'hier$3,089,648,824 USD
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