Particl specifications

Codebase Always up-to-date with latest Bitcoin Core
Consensus mechanism Particl Proof-of-Stake (PPoS)
Block time 120 seconds (5× faster than BTC)
Block size 2 MB (2× larger than BTC)
Total & circulating supply 9+ million PART (check link for exact number)
Community fund ~33,000 PART (owned by PART community)
Block reward ~0.97 PART
Coin maturity 225 confirmations (~8 hours)
Yearly interest rate Min. 3% (based on network weight), decreasing by 1% every year until 2%
Particl Cold Staking Quantum-resistant cold staking with support for hardware wallets
SegWit Native, enabled by default for all transactions
Atomic Swaps Enabled & compatible
Transaction Types Public (pseudonymous, like BTC), Confidential Transactions (CT) and RingCT (on testnet, in development)
Multi-sig security Supported with Particl Copay
Lightning Network Coming soon
Bulletproofs Enabled (on testnet, in development)
  • learn/particl-specifications.txt
  • Last modified: 2019/08/09 13:53
  • by allien