Zoin

Community built, privacy driven.

Zoin is a decentralized digital currency created to ensure your transactions are secure, private, and untraceable. Our technology is based on Zerocoin Protocol which provides you complete anonymity over your funds.

Discover Zoin

Zoin is a decentralized digital currency with anonymous features and community governance. To ensure accessibility to all users, Zoin uses a CPU only mining algorithm. Zoin is developing into a currency that is not only traded for speculative reasons, but also one that enables people to buy products and services in a secure and anonymous way. The overall goal is to shape Zoin into a currency for one’s daily payments.

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Target Time

2.5 minutes – Reward halves every 210000 blocks

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POW Algo

Lyra2Zoin
Lyra2(2, 330, 256)

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CPU Only

No GPU! No ASIC!

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Total Coins

~ 21 million – Mined blocks mature in 120 blocks

Project Stats

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Coins premined

3400

Twitter followers

1000

Members on Discord

Roadmap

#01

Expansion of team Zoin

Find the right team members for all categories of development.

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100%

#02

Mac / Linux wallets

Port Zoin Core for macOS and Linux.

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100%

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New pool

Create a stable and customized Zoin mining pool for the community operated by the Zoin team.

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100%

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Web wallet

Create an official web wallet operated by the Zoin team.

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70%

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Web TOR wallet

Create an official web TOR wallet operated by the Zoin team to help ensure complete privacy.

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10%

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Fulltime Zerocoin protocol

Upgrade to Bitcoin Core 0.13 to ensure network stability and full-time Zerocoin Protocol.

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100%

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Android / iOS wallets

Create custom Zoin mobile wallets for the community.

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50%

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Masternodes

Integrate masternodes into the Zoin network.

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5%

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Add exchanges

Add Zoin trading to more popular exchanges.

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15%

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Voting from wallet

Create and integrate a secure community voting method for use in the Zoin Core wallet.

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5%

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Encrypted chat system

Integrate a secure chat system for use in the Zoin Core wallet.

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5%

Market Cap

Where to buy Zoin?

Buy with BTC, LTC, DOGE

Buy with BTC

Download Zoin wallet

Looking for a way to securely store your Zoin and finally be your own bank?
Simply download one of the wallets provided below and let it sync with the Zoin Network.
We are currently not using any third party solutions, but rather have developed our own wallets as this makes way for any additions we want to add.

Please note that the Desktop wallets are full node wallets and as a consequence of this, the whole blockchain is downloaded which can take a while. Just leave your wallet open until it is fully synced.

Windows

Version 0.13.0.1

Windows 7 and above

Download

Mac OS

Version 0.13.0.1

MacOS 10.13 and above

Download

Linux

Version 0.13.0.1

Ubuntu 17.04

Download

Android

Coming soon

iOS

Coming soon

Web

Coming soon

Latest posts

Check out the latest News and Guides written by the Zoin Team and/or the Community.

Want YOUR article about Zoin published on our Blog? Simply write a mail to blog@zoinofficial.com

Support
29 December 2017

How to Use Zoin’s Zerocoin Protocol

The Zerocoin protocol is a key feature of our blockchain to allow the complete anonymity of all your Zoin coins; nevertheless, learning how to use it properly will increase the…
Support
29 December 2017

Zoin Basics: A Beginner’s Guide to Obtaining Zoin

     Welcome to Zoin! We want to start by thanking you for joining our amazing community and diverse team from all around the world. Zoin is a community-governed decentralized…

Frequently asked questions

What is the difference between Zoin and other privacy coins?

Zoin and Zcoin:
Zoin is a fork from the very early stages of Zcoin. Zoin started at block 0, there was no coin transfer whatsoever, no ICO and no premine. Zoin runs under the lyra2zoin algorithm and the reward to developers was completely removed. The only thing Zoin and Zcoin have in common is the Zerocoin protocol for anonymous transactions.

Compared to other privacy coins:
Zoin is a real community coin, it is completely decentralized and managed by a 1:1 voting system (implemented in a future wallet upgrade). With Zoin, the decisions are not made by a small group of developers, but by the real Zoin owners: its community.

What is the total supply, block time and block reward?

Zoin current supply is around 16 Million and total supply is 21 million. Actual block reward is 12.5 Zoin per block, each block takes around 2.5 minutes to mature and every 210.000 blocks a halving will occur. The next halving will take place at block 410.000 when the block reward will go from 12.5 to 6 Zoin per block.

Can I mine Zoin with my personal computer and how many coins will I get?

Yes. Zoin runs under the lyra2zoin algorithm which makes only CPU mining possible. As a community coin, we believe that Zoin should be mined by everyone under the same conditions, that’s why our algorithm does not allow the use of high end and usually overpriced GPUs mining rigs. The number of coins you will receive for mining; depends on the number of resources you are putting into our pool. This is measured as hash rate, your hash rate will be measured as a percentage of the total hash rate in the pool and you will receive the same percentage of a block reward, every time a block is found.

The best way to know exactly how many coins will you mine is by trying, we encourage you to start mining right away and to join the great Zoin community.

What is a masternode and how do I get one?

Masternodes are computers that run with a specific number of Zoin in it stashed. These computers help to confirm network transactions and gain a percentage of the block reward. To own a masternode you need to buy or mine around 25000 Zoins, this number is not definitive because it will be decided by the community by voting after an internal discussion.

How do I mine Zoin?

In order to mine Zoin, please register in our official pool in zoin.netabuse.net and check our starter instructions under Resources > Getting started. If you have any doubt you can join our Discord and we will happily guide you through.

How can I join and help the community?

First, we want to thank you for your interest in joining our community. Our doors are always open for new community members that believe in our project as much as we do.

You can join us in Discord, the team is always active there. If you are a programmer, social media enthusiast, trader or have any other background that you think can help us succeed, please don’t hesitate the reach any team member. We all want to hear your ideas and feedback, we grow strong everyday because of our amazing community.

Mining pools

Can’t wait to start mining some Zoin? Simply register on one of the mining pools below and you will find all further information there.

Zoin is a coin only mined via CPU, so anybody can use their standard PC to mine Zoin and it stays accessible for everyone. Zoin uses the Lyra2 Proof of Work (POW) algorithm, which is not compatible with any kind of GPU or ASIC.

Without a sense of caring, there can be no sense of community.

Anthony J. D'Angelo

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Developers

Lead Core and Mobile Developer
Matthew Tawil (@jackieboy), United States

Android Developer
Max Werner (@notawiz4rd), Germany

Android Developer
Florian Hintermeier (@flo071), Austria

Systems Engineer
Pieter Hamels (@pnus), Bulgaria

Design

GUI and website designer
Julien Ahnou (@julien), France

Advisers and consultants

Christian Sander (@pellkopf), Germany

Erik Wertheim (@erikw79), Czech Republic

Community and Support

Head of Marketing and Communications
Omar Saidani (@om83), France

Community Manager and Communications
Cornelis Hoeksma (@kamikaza), Netherlands

Community Moderators
@torrmara, @timugene, @Tofu91, @jmunn44