Find a wallet
Digital wallets can help keep your cryptocurrencies safe, private and in your control.
Tips: Choosing and using a wallet
There are different types of wallets: hardware, desktop and mobile, to name a few, so be sure to choose a wallet that will provide the mobility and security you need.
Electric Coin Co. and the Zcash Foundation do not officially endorse specific digital wallets, other than the Zcashd and Zebrad full node wallets for advanced users. The information on this page is provided to simplify the overall digital currency experience.
Keep in mind, your wallet is like your bank account, so take extra precautions with your passwords, and be sure to perform regular backups to protect your money.
Most wallets are free to download, so don't be afraid to try more than one, experimenting with small amounts, before committing.
Users storing larger amounts of cryptocurrency often use a custodian or hardware wallet.
Mobile wallets with Zcash shielded support
Wallets with transparent-address support only
Full-node wallets (advanced)
The official, Linux-based, full-node wallet, updated and maintained by core developers from the Electric Coin Co.
Zecwallet is a UI frontend wallet for Zcashd. Zecwallet's embedded node features Fast Sync, which can sync the Zcash blockchain up to 33 percent faster than an external node.
Get some Zcash for your wallet
Zcash can be purchased on any number of exchanges. We recommend Gemini because it's easy to use and it offers privacy options that others don't. If Gemini isn't available in your country, check out some of these other exchanges.