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

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.