First Vertcoin Topic on

„[ANN][VTC] Vertcoin – Adaptive N-factor in Scrypt – No more ASICs“.

Technical Details:

  • Mining Algorithm: Scrypt-N (until Vertcoin Hard Fork Against ASIC Threat At Block 208301, nowadays used Verthash)
  • Symbol: VTC
  • Max Coins: 84 million vertcoins (4x the Amount of Bitcoin)
  • Block Time: 2.5 minutes (4x faster than Bitcoin blockchain and 4x  throughput capacity
    than Bitcoin blockchain)
  • Block Rewards: 50 coins per block. Subsidy halves every 840,000 blocks (~4 years just like Bitcoin)
  • Difficulty Re-Target Time:  Every block with Kimotos Gravity Well algorithm

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