Given the big success of Bitcoin in recent years and how popular the idea of digital coins is, we started promoting other things. Of course, Bitcoin is the most valuable and most popular cryptocurrency in the world, but after him is Ethereum, who overcame all the others.
Considering how important Ethereum became, one thing is certain: it will reach as many digital wallets as possible. This coin is becoming more and more used and this means that wallets need to be very secure.
We thought about it, so we tried to make a small list of the best Ethereum wallets of 2017 for you.
Atomic Wallet is a multi-crypto and decentralized wallet that supports the storage of Ethereum and many other altcoins. It has more than 300 cryptos, including ERC20 tokens. A useful feature that is available for wallet users is its exchange service that allows the instant conversion of cryptocurrencies. There is also the possibility of buying Ethereum with fiats such as EUR, USD, GBP, CAD, and AUD with your credit card.
As only you create your recovery seed, private keys, and passwords, you are the only one that can access and manage your funds. Atomic Wallet encrypts all user data and stores it on your device.
The wallet features compatibility with Windows-64 bit, macOS, Ubuntu, Debian, Fedora. Mobile users can download and use either Android or iOS versions of the wallet.
Ledger Nano S
This is one of the most famous Ethereum Wallets, and it also has two apps dedicated to it: Ethereum and Ethereum Classic. Besides Ethereum, it also supports Bitcoin, Litecoin and other Altcoins.
It is considered to be one of the safest hardware wallets for its clients, with a user-created software. In order to confirm transactions, you use the physical button and a PIN. It’s small, very easy to use and very easy to love by its users!
The second best hardware wallet for Ethereum users is TREZOR. Besides the fact that it provides a two-factor authentication and is well-designed to be secure, it’s also very durable (water-resistant). TREZOR is extremely hard to hack and it has a build-in display that lets us review any of our transactions.
Regarding to desktop wallets for ETH, we can say that Etherwall was the first one to come up with this idea. In order to use it, you have to download the full Ethereum blockchain, and make sure you enter their official website.
There’s a little difference between this wallet and the others. MyEtherWallet is a web wallet that offers you the possibility to control on your own machine your Ethereum’s private key.
This is a free, easy, secure, open-source wallet. With the help of MyEther’s browser you can access your funds from TREZOR or Ledger Nano S.
ETHAdress is a paper wallet, detaining both public keys and private keys on paper. If you’re searching for a cheaper wallet, but also secure, we really think that this is one of the best solutions for you.
Of course, the decision for THE best Ethereum wallet in 2017 belongs to you. We hope we helped you in making the right choice regarding to where you store your digital coins and we’re open to any other suggestions from you!