Best Hardware Wallets: Secure your Cryptocurrency

Best Hardware Wallets: Secure your Cryptocurrency

Purchasing cryptocurrency is not the only thing which one should consider if somebody wants to venture into cryptocurrency investment and trading. Keeping your digital assets is one of the most important things. There are four places where purchased cryptocurrency can be stored – online wallet (internet or mobile app), desktop software based wallet, hardware wallet and paper wallet. All online website based wallet or software installed on any computer connected to the internet are prone to hacking which ultimately may lead to loss of your digital assets. Without any doubt, t the paper wallet is the safest way to store your digital assets but it is not the most convenient way. That’s why paper wallet is not most popular among people. However, offline hardware wallets are becoming very popular these days as the alternative to paper wallet which also gives the convenience of using it when required.

Following is the list of offline hardware wallets where one can safely store digital assets.

1. Ledger wallet

Ledger wallet support storage of Bitcoin (BTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Bitcoin Gold (BTG), Ethereum (ETH), Ethereum Classic (ETC), Litecoin (LTC), Dogecoin (DOGE), Zcash (ZEC),  Ripple (XRP),  Dash (DASH), Stratis (STRAT),  Komodo (KMD), Ark (ARK), Expanse (EXP), Ubiq (UBQ), Vertcoin (VTC), Viacoin (VIA), Neo (NEO), Stealthcoin (XST), Stellar (XLM), Hcash (HSR), Digibyte (DGB), Qtum (QTUM) and PivX (PIVX).
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TREZOR supports some coin natively through its software and many other through third-party wallets like MyEtherWallet. Natively supported digital assets are Bitcoin, Litecoin, Dash, and ZCash. While other cryptocurrencies supported through third-party wallets like MyEtherWallet are Ethereum (ETH), Ethereum Classic (ETC) and ERC-20 tokens. Some examples of ERC tokens are OmiseGo, Golem, and CIVIC.
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3. KeepKey

KeepKey supports secure storage of Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Dogecoin, dash, and Namecoin.

4. Paxful

Paxful supports only Bitcoin and a hardware wallet in the real sense but has multiple security when Bitcoin stored here.
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Personal suggestion

However, there is very slight chance of hardware corruption but personally I think hardware wallet is best and convenient way to store and use cryptocurrencies. As Ledgerwallet support many currencies so this may be best choice to go with. If one wants to store only Bitcoin then Legerwallet or Trezor both are good options.

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