Bitcoin Cash
Wallet Overview

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Features explained

is a payment protocol used by merchants to ensure frictionless Bitcoin Cash payments. Not all wallets support this protocol yet so it is handy to know which ones do for when you need it.

is a decentralized alias system for Bitcoin Cash. Instead of long addresses you’d have a name with a number like “Jonathan#100”. Cashaccounts are user-friendly but sacrifice on privacy . Only some wallets currently support them.

are a reality on Bitcoin Cash! Both regular and non-fungible tokens (NFTs) can be created and transacted with on BCH without the need for a 3rd party! To use tokens you need to choose one of the wallets that supports them.

List of wallets

For each wallet the type, scores for UX, availabilty, privacy and security is given as well as a short overview of its features.
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For ‘thin clients’ there are two validation types: SPV and server-trusting (or trusted in short). SPV stands for Simplified Payment Verification and was first described by Satoshi Nakamoto in the original Bitcoin whitepaper. It allows a wallet to provide strong security without the need for downloading the whole blockchain. SPV lets you validate your own transactions by ensuring they are confirmed in the blockchain by using the header chain with the most cumulative proof of work and the correct hashing difficulty level. This is in line with the 'don't trust, verify' moto.

Server-trusting clients on the other hand trust the server they rely upon because they do not actually verify for themsleves. In theory, the server could lie about the Bitcoin Cash received to a wallet. The user could –assuming that the server was telling the truth- perform some service, transfer funds or send goods without receiving any BCH in exchange. Therefore, using this type of wallet means implicitly trusting the server. It is important to note that the server can never steal any coins because they don't have acces to your keys, they can only lie about what's included in the blockchain.

'Backend redudancy' is a technical term to decribe the servers/nodes your lightweight wallet relies upon behind the scenes. This is not as important for most users when choosing a wallet as the validation type but it can still have important consequences for the uptime and reliability of a wallet. The majority of the wallets rely on a single server for communication. The backend is centralized and has a single point of failure, if/when the server is down, your wallet is bricked. This means it won't be able to send and receive transacions anymore and you'll have to export your keys to a new wallet. There is no loss of funds if you have acces to your private keys but it is a hassle.

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Supports tokens, BIP70 (for BCH &SLP), sweeping paper wallets, great UI
Address reuse, very slow startup
Easy to use token wallet
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Unmaintained early build, bad uptime
Supports tokens, BIP70 (for BCH &SLP), sweeping paper wallets, great UI
Address reuse, very slow startup
Easy to use token wallet
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Great design, very easy to use
Supports tokens, BIP70 and can sweep paper wallets
Easiest to use mobile wallet
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Not open source
Very easy to use
Supports multisig and BIP70
Ported over mobile wallet
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Nice clean UI
Supports mutlisig, BIP70 and can sweep paper wallets
Easy and convenient BCH wallet
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Supports BIP 70
Received funds only show up after 1 confirmation
Doesn't look great
Solid choice for multicoiners
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Received funds only show up after 1 confirmation
Multicoin wallet with BCH support
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Supports BIP70, sweeping paper wallets
Doesn't look great
2FA, recovery & automated backup
Solid choice for multicoiners
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Supports BIP70
Simple & reliable wallet
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Supports BIP70, sweeping paper wallets, multisig, UTXO management, cashsfusion and 3rd party plugins
Powerful all-around wallet
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Not open source
Suspicious rumors about losses of funds
Great UI, supports many coins
Convenient multicoin wallet
trusted/centralized
Wallet still in review.
Supports sweeping paper wallets, creating & sending tokens and NFTs
Address reuse
SLP token focused web wallet
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Supports tokens and sending to cashaccounts
No SLP specific addresses
Clogged interface
Multicoin wallet with SLP token support
Wallet still in review.
Wallet still in review.
Ledger Live software has great UI
Leaked customers personal information
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Unmaintained, tokens disappear
Supports creating & sending tokens and paying BCH dividends to them
Address reuse
SLP token focused web wallet
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Wallet still in Beta
Innovative privacy tech,clean UI, supports BIP70, Tor
Sometimes sycing and sending bugs
Best privacy wallet for mobile
SPV/all full nodes
Wallet still in review.
Supports multisig, tokens, BIP70, Flipstarter, BIP47 and sweeping paper wallets
Wallet still in review.
Very affordable (25€ without card reader)
Supports tokens
Open-source
trusted/centralized
Wallet still in review.
Supports SLP tokens, NFTs and Flipstarter
Address reuse
SLP token focused web wallet
Wallet still in review.
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Address reuse, very bad fee estimation
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Great design, really fast, supports tokens, dividends and cashaccounts
Need to make an account to use
Token wallet with dividend capabilities
This is a non-exhaustive list. It is pretty complete as far as relevant BCH specific wallets goes but there are more multicoin wallets which also support Bitcoin Cash. When researching other wallet options it's very important to check if the wallet is open source, gives you full controll over your own keys and has build up a good reputation.
A wallet which scores very bad on all three fronts yet has managed to get to the top of search results for 'Bitcoin cash wallet' on app store and google play store is 'Freewallet'. This wallet is not open source, gives the user not full control over his keys and coins and is notorious among the community for losing people's money. Please do not trust wallets heavy on marketing and light on code transparency.