Rise in popularity of cryptocurrencies has led to increased demand for crypto wallet mobile apps. Currently, there are lots of applications which allow to conduct any operations with cryptocurrency, and their number is constantly growing. Here is a list of the most popular and functional programs for working with bitcoins. With only a few touches to the smartphone screen, you are able to make a transaction or check the balance.
Abra is a mobile digital wallet designed specifically for Bitcoins. Gwyneth Paltrow, a Hollywood actress, is one of the founders of the company. Abra is an easy-to-use mobile application with low commissions. It allows you to send Bitcoins to any wallet or to any Abra user. In addition to bitcoins, the application supports 50 world currencies, allowing conversion in an easy and convenient way.
Feliz Weis, who traveled around the world for 18 months spending only bitcoin, use a Trezor wallet. He was so committed to safeguarding his funds, he even traveled to the Czech Republic to pick up the wallet personally.
Bitcoin Core is the main application of the Bitcoin network. It supports various operating systems (Windows, Mac OS X and Linux), provides control over public and private keys and secure storage of cryptocurrency.
BitPay payment site decided to create a simple and understandable mobile application for payments in Bitcoins. Bitcoin Checkout allows you to send donations in bitcoins even to the Red Cross in Nepal.
Coinbase app is often recommended for beginners as one of the easiest ways to buy first bitcoins. Numerous partnership agreements with banks allow an application to accept electronic transfers, make payments through ACH, SWIFT and SEPA systems. In addition, the company has recently added the option to work with credit cards and PayPal.
Crypto Pro supports more than 100 cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin. The application tracks real-time quotes and presents information in detailed interactive graphs that can be customized. The program is compatible with Apple watches and allows you to generate QR codes for getting bitcoins.
Gliph makes it possible to receive and send bitcoins, simultaneously exchanging coded messages. Initially, the application was designed to protect personal data. Gliph helps to hide email by substituting a real address with a pseudo-one. Like with Bitcoin Core, there is a version for personal computers. In the latest release, it has become possible to link your Facebook account during registration or at editing a profile.
The full version of this app will be released at the end of the year. Currently, the so-called ‘coffee’ version is available — they allow you to pay in Starbucks. To set up the application, go to coffee.foldapp.com and press Load Bitcoin button, enter the required number of bitcoins (in dollars) and confirm the selection. Fold allows you to pay by Bitcoins in the real world. Currently, the application operates in the USA, Canada, Mexico, Australia, UK, Ireland, South Korea, Hong Kong and Macau.
Xapo is a mobile multi-currency wallet that combines convenience and high security. The application allows you to manage Bitcoins and send funds to friends and relatives around the world. The main feature of Xapo is a current account designed for daily expenses. Xapo is very similar to other applications — it just easily allows you to send, receive and convert money into various currencies. The special Xapo debit card gives you the opportunity to shop in stores, on the Internet, withdraw money from ATMs all over the world. The company has recently raised $ 40 million from such well-known venture capital funds like Benchmark, Greylock Partners, Index Ventures, Fortress Investment Group, Ribbit Capital, and Emergence Capital Partners.
The focus of the application is on the protection of personal information. Account information is encrypted twice. In addition, you can set additional access restrictions, include text verification and a fingerprint scanner.
Blockfolio offers full cryptocurrency management. Easy-to-use tools help you track investments, get detailed information about prices, trading volumes and the total change in the portfolio balance.