Noir is a decentralized digital currency created to ensure your transactions are secure, private, and untraceable. Our technology is based on the Sigma Protocol which provides you complete anonymity over your funds.
Noir is a decentralized digital currency with anonymous features and community governance. To ensure accessibility to all users, Noir uses a Proof of Stake system. Noir is developing into a currency that is not only traded for speculative reasons, but also one that enables people to buy products and services in a secure and anonymous way. The overall goal is to shape Noir into a currency for one’s daily payments.
Noir has no max supply and a constant 2% annual inflation. Thus, anyone in the world can benefit from an untraceable coin. Not just a certain number of people. The actual block reward is 2.2 Noir per block. With the block 480000 the reward was splitt to 0.66 for stakers, 1.1 Noir for Masternodes and 0.44 for a dev fund. Each block takes around 2.5 minutes to mature. Noir has no block halving.
~ 2.5 minutes
~ Real Privacy
~ No Evil Overlords
~ No max. supply
Download Noir Core Wallet
Looking for a way to securely store your Noir and finally be your own bank?
Simply download one of the wallets provided below and let it sync with the Noir Network. We are currently not using any third party solutions, but rather have developed our own wallets as this makes way for any additions we want to add.
Please note that the Desktop wallets are full node wallets and as a consequence of this, the whole blockchain is downloaded which can take a while. Just leave your wallet open until it is fully synced.
Download Noir Electrum Wallet
Electrum’s focus is speed, with low resource usage and simplifying Noir. Startup times are instant because it operates in conjunction with high-performance servers that handle the most complicated parts of the Noir system.
Download Noir Mobile Wallet
Looking for a way to securely store your Noir on your mobile Android or iOS device?
Simply download one of the wallets provided below and let it sync with the Noir Network.
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Frequently asked questions
Noir and Zcoin:
Noir is a fork from the very early stages of Zcoin. Noir started at block 0 (under the name of Zoin), there was no coin transfer whatsoever, no ICO and no premine. Noir runs under the lyra2zoin algorithm. The only thing Noir and Zcoin have in common is the Sigma protocol for anonymous transactions.
Compared to other privacy coins:
Noir is a real community coin, it is completely decentralized and managed by a voting system. With Noir, the decisions are not made by a small group of developers, but by the real Noir owners: its community.
Noir have no max supply. Thus, anyone in the world can benefit from an untracable coin and not just a certain number of people. The actual block reward is 2.2 Noir per block. With the block 480000 the reward was splitt to 0.66 for miners and 1.1 Noir for Masternodes and 0.44 for a dev fund. Each block takes around 2.5 minutes to mature. Noir has no block halving.
No, as Noir has moved to Proof of Stake, it is not mineable any more. You can stake Noir though, by having any amount of Noir in your wallet, enabled staking and leaving the wallet open/online for an extended period of time.
Masternodes are computers that run a wallet and help secure the network by completing special tasks on the blockchain and ensuring quick transactions. To set up a Masternode, you must have dedication, support, specific hardware, and lock up 25,000 Noir as voted on by the community.
A setup guide can be found here.
The Noir team is constantly talking with various exchanges and will announce when each new exchange adds Noir.
First, we want to thank you for your interest in joining our community. Our doors are always open for new community members that believe in our project as much as we do.
You can join us in Discord, the team is always active there. If you are a programmer, social media enthusiast, trader or have any other background that you think can help us succeed, please don’t hesitate the reach any team member. We all want to hear your ideas and feedback, we grow strong everyday because of our amazing community.
You can also help us fund development and exchange listings by donating a bit to one of our donation address:
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