Bitcoin VS Ethereum: Cryptocurrency Comparison

Since its release in early 2009, Bitcoin has been the trailblazing leader of the cryptocurrency revolution. Countless imitators have come and gone but Bitcoin remains dominant, despite nearing the current limits of its transactional capacity.

Ethereum, created mid-2015, is Bitcoin’s strongest rival… But can Ethereum deliver on the hype surrounding its complicated technology, as well as recover from the recent spectacular failure of the DAO, to usurp Bitcoin’s primacy?

  • Bitcoin

  • bitcoinbitcoin
  • 2009
  • Over 10 billion
  • High
  • Proof of work
  • Not at the moment
  • ASIC miners
  • 21 million
  • over 100 contributers
  • 1.8 ExaHash
  • Mining