What is Dash? Dash aims to be the most user-friendly and scalable payments-focused cryptocurrency in the world.

The Dash network features instant transaction confirmation, double spend protection, optional privacy equal to that of physical cash, a self-governing, self-funding model driven by incentivized full nodes and a clear roadmap for on-chain scaling to up to 400MB blocks using custom-developed open source hardware.

Specifications – First block mined at 11PM EST, 18th January 2014 – No premine – X11 hashing algorithm, CPU/GPU/ASIC mining available – 2.6 minute block time, 2MB blocks, ~56 transactions per second – Block reward decreases by 7.14% per year

– Dark Gravity Wave difficulty adjustment algorithm – Between 17.74M and 18.92M total coin supply – Decentralized second-tier masternode network – Superior privacy using CoinJoin – Instant transactions using InstantSend

– Protection against blockchain reorganization events (commonly called 51% attacks) using ChainLock – Decentralized Governance By Blockchain allows masternode owners to vote on budget proposals and decisions that affect Dash

Real world vendors accept Dash currency Dash is accepted globally by businesses of all shapes and sizes. Dash's low fees and instant transaction time make them the preferred method of payment around the world.