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Blockchain v3.0

Alephium is the first operational sharded blockchain bringing scalability, ETH-inspired smart contracts and dApps capabilities to Bitcoin's proven core technologies while ensuring better performance and improved energy efficiency.

Start

Engage with us.

Mine

Start mining to contribute to the network security and receive ALPH rewards.

Documentation
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Contribute

Start testing and report issues or contribute to the Alephium codebase.

Codebase
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Build

Start building your own smart contracts, decentralized apps and protocols.

Guide
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Technology

What makes Alephium different?
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Some numbers

We're passionate and committed to outstanding quality in everything we do. We took the necessary time to transform theory into actual technologies.
16
shards running on mainnet.
100MB
RAM needed for a Raspberry-Pi based full node.
>3 years
of Research & Development.

Usability

Designed for humans
Our wallet is only the first step. The intricate and innovative parts of technology should be at reach, without becoming an obstacle to accessibility and usability. Alephium aims at placing the user at the center, regardless of their skills.
Get the wallet
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Start now

Build and contribute

Alephium is already live. You can start building, earning, and contributing right now.

Start mining

Earn ALPH tokens

Mining is crucial to secure and verify transactions on the Alephium blockchain. Contribute to the growth and security of our network and receive ALPH block rewards. Currently, we support CPU and GPU mining and will soon offer FPGA mining support

Instructions
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Build your own

Start building your own smart contracts, decentralized apps and protocols. Alephium is made to build powerful, secure, and scalable dApps. Its stateful UTXO model combines the advantages of both the UTXO model and account model.

Codebase
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Work @ Alephium

Our team & community members are our biggest assets. With them, with you, we plan to make Alephium the preferred blockchain for powerful, accessible and secure dApps & web 3.0. If you think you're uniquely suited to support Alephium, we want to hear from you. We're based in beautiful Switzerland, but you can contribute from anywhere in the world.

Job openings

Contribute to the code

Alephium is open source!

Start testing and report issues or contribute to the Alephium codebase. We would love to see your contribution integrated into the Alephium codebase!

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Join the community

Alephium's community is growing fast. Fascinated by our technology? Come learn and build with us!