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.


Target Time

2.5 minutes – Reward halves every 210000 blocks


POW Algo

Lyra2(2, 330, 256)


CPU Only



Total Coins

~ 21 million – Mined blocks mature in 120 blocks

Project Stats


Coins premined


Twitter followers


Members on Discord



Expansion of team Zoin

Find the right team members for all categories of development.




Mac / Linux wallets

Port Zoin Core for macOS and Linux.




New pool

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




Fulltime Zerocoin protocol

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




Web wallet

Create an official web wallet operated by the Zoin team.




Web TOR wallet

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





Integrate masternodes into the Zoin network.




Android / iOS wallets

Create custom Zoin mobile wallets for the community.




Add exchanges

Add Zoin trading to more popular exchanges.




Voting from wallet

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




Encrypted chat system

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



Market Cap

Where to buy Zoin?

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 7 and above


Mac OS


MacOS 10.13 and above




Ubuntu 17.04



Coming soon


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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

17 February 2018

Install ZOIN Wallet on Ubuntu 17.04/17.10

The simplest guide to  install Zoin Desktop Wallet on Ubuntu 17.04/17.10 STEP 1 - Download Zoin Core Ubuntu17.zip click here STEP 2 - Extract the file Zoin Core, rename to Zoin and change permissions            …
Zoin Listed on CryptoBridge Exchanges
10 February 2018

Zoin Listed on CryptoBridge

Zoin is now trading on CryptoBridge exchange! CryptoBridge is a decentralized exchange (DEX) that supports trading of most popular altcoins. CryptoBridge's target audience are altcoin traders trading on centralized cryptocurrency exchanges which are…
1 February 2018


Zoin will soon have Masternodes (called Zoinodes) Zoinodes will revolutionize the Zoin blockchain on how it processes its zerocoin anonymous transactions. This will also add future support for instasend transactions…

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 voting system (to be 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/Zoinode and how do I get one?

Zoin is currently developing Masternodes called Zoinodes. These are computers that run with a minimum of 25,000 Zoin (a community-voted decision) stashed. These computers help perform Zerocoin tasks and improve the Zoin network overall. Zoinodes are currently in development and will be available soon (mid-Q1) along with a written guide on how to aquire one.

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.

Will Zoin be added to more exchanges?

The Zoin team is constantly talking with various exchanges and will announce when each new exchange adds Zoin.

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.

Are Zoin and 'Zoin Coin' the same?

“Zoin Coin” is a scam coin that has nothing to do with Zoin. When mentioning Zoin, please simply refer to it as “Zoin” to avoid confusion.

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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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


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, @nj735 , @jmunn44, @dmz