Bytecoin
The real alternative for Bitcoin!

The goal of BTE is to make a Bitcoin clone 1:1 copy. Giving people a real option to the rising difficulties of other coins while maintaining all the things that made Bitcoin so successful.

  • SHA-256 Algo
  • 50 coins per block
  • Re-target every 2016 blocks
  • 21 million total coins
  • 6 block confirmations



Getting Started

Download a wallet from one of the links below. Follow the instructions in the download to install.

Source: https://github.com/ahmedbodi/bytecoin/
Virtual Wallet: https://coinex.pw/balances
Windows Installer: http://goo.gl/e5rrcV

Here's an updated thread and I believe the poster is giving away 5 BTE, I think some terms apply so check out the link https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=500987.msg5518311#msg5518311. You can also donate to the cause here: 8Tp5hxw2oafHsP1txKMo2zvLn6xwKkKPht

Example bytecoin.conf File

rpcuser=username
rpcpassword=password
rpcport=9999
addnode=63.170.87.173
addnode=85.25.196.115
addnode=109.228.152.204
addnode=144.76.91.109
addnode=188.138.106.140
addnode=192.99.13.126
server=1
listen=1



Find a Pool and Start Mining!

Click on one of the links below and pick a pool. Check back and we’ll add more as they’re set up.

http://mining.securepayment.cc/pools/bytecoin/
http://tompool.org:8080/btemine/public/index.php?page=statistics&action=pool


Buy, Sell and Get Bytecoin

Bytecoin is now on a number of exchanges. Buy and trade using the links below.

https://www.cryptsy.com/markets/view/49

There's also a faucet at: http://www.bytehits.info
And if you want to get your hands on a free bytecoin to trade head to the bitcointalk forum. For bitcoin and other cryptocurrency trading, check the bitcoin trader Deutschland blog, which is about an automated trading software that allows cryptocurrencies to be traded.

If you want it listed on your exchange please contact us 

 

Bytecoin Exchange

 
Donations gratefully received:
BTE:8Pw22c5aU11zYKHmz1HoxpPLHKXFAoLo6r

These will go towards paying for the server and if people are generous enough, giveaways, faucets etc.