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List of Bitcoin-related software. See also Category:Software.

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Bitcoin clients

Bitcoin clients

Main article and feature comparison: Clients
  • Bitcoin Core - C++/Qt based tabbed UI. Linux/MacOSX/Windows. Full-featured thick client that downloads the entire block chain, using code from the original Bitcoin client.
  • bitcoind - GUI-less version of the original Bitcoin client, providing a JSON-RPC interface
  • MultiBit - lightweight thin client for Windows, MacOS and Linux with support for opening multiple wallets simultaneously
  • Electrum - a "blazing fast, open-source, multi-OS Bitcoin client/wallet with a very active community" - also a thin client.
  • Bitcoin-js-remote - JavaScript RPC client, support for QR codes
  • Bitcoin WebUI - JavaScript RPC client
  • Bitcoin Webskin - PHP web interface to bitcoind
  • subvertx - command line bitcoin tools
  • Bitcoiner - Java RPC client (Android)
  • Armory - Python-based client currently in beta-level
  • Spesmilo - Python/PySide RPC client (abandoned)
  • Gocoin - WebUI client written in Go language, with a cold deterministic brain-wallet.
  • btcd An alternative full node bitcoin implementation written in Go (golang).
  • BlockCypher Full node bitcoin client built for scale and data centers, exposed through web APIs.
  • Mycelium Awarded the prestigious "Best Mobile App" award by in 2014, the Mycelium wallet for Android provides several security features.

Frontends to eWallet

  • Blockchain - Javascript bitcoin client with client side encryption.
  • xCoinMoney Advanced API to create invoices for subscription.


Bitcoin software

Exchange Platform Software

  • Alphapoint - Bitcoin Exchange Software. Full system to run a digital currency exchange. Customize and launch your own digital currency and Bitcoin exchange in less than 20 days with AlphaPoint. Also supports automatic market-making on your exchange using 3rd party exchanges such as Bitfinex, BTCChina, and others. Supports many exchanges and smart routing, with automated account management.

Shopping Cart Integration in eCommerce-Systems

Enterprise server

  • Apicoin First bitcoin PaaS (Platform as a Service)
  • Bits of Proof - a modular enterprise-ready implementation of the Bitcoin protocol.
  • BlockCypher Full node bitcoin client built for scale and data center environments.

Web apps

White label software

  • Alphapoint - Bitcoin Exchange Software. Full system to run a digital currency exchange. Customize and launch your own digital currency and Bitcoin exchange in less than 20 days with AlphaPoint. Also supports automatic market-making on your exchange using 3rd party exchanges such as Bitstamp and others. Supports many exchanges and smart routing, with automated account management.
  • draglet - Bitcoin Exchange Software / white label solution

Browser extensions

PC apps

Mobile apps

iPhone / iPad

  • Airbitz Bitcoin Wallet - Full featured iPhone bitcoin wallet & directory map (finds businesses that accept bitcoin near you). Airbitz wallet also automatically implements encryption, backup, and multidevice synchronization.
  • Blockchain - Fully featured iphone bitcoin app.
  • Bitcoin Ticker (iPhone) - monitoring price w/push notifications
  • BitCoins Mobile - First iPad native app! Live market data, news feeds, mining pool statistics, full screen exchange price charts, bitcoin network statistical charts. (iPad only, iPhone/iPod Touch coming soon!)
  • BitcoinTrader - Spend/receive BTC via QR codes, trade, deposit/withdraw, etc. Supports Mt. Gox, TradeHill, ExchB, CampBX, and InstaWallet.
  • Bit-pay - Mobile Checkout, set prices in any currency and receive mobile-to-mobile payment
  • Coinbase iPhone App
  • - Web based wallet, works with QR Code scanner on iPhone/iPad/iPod touch
  • BTC Miner (iPhone) - monitor mining results from various mining pools on iPhone/iPad/iPod touch
  • BitStore - Simple and secure native iOS wallet
  • BitTick - Real-time Bitcoin ticker. Real-time currency convert(support 50+ currency. USD, GBP, EUR, CNY, JPY, CAD, RUB, AUD, BRL, NZD, PLN, KRW…)


Windows Phone 7

  • Direct link to Windows Phone Marketplace Bitcoin apps: [1]

Windows Phone 8

see also Bitcoin Payment Apps

Operating systems

  • MinePeon - Bitcoin mining on the Raspberry PI
  • BAMT - a minimal Linux based OS intended for headless mining. Initially announced here (not maintained)
  • LinuxCoin - a lightweight Debian-based OS, with the Bitcoin client and GPU mining software (not maintained)

Mining apps

Main page: Mining software

  • BFGMiner - Modular ASIC/FPGA/GPU miner in C
  • Bitcoin Miner by GroupFabric - Free easy-to-use DirectX GPU miner on the Windows Store
  • CGMiner - ASIC/FPGA/GPU miner in C
  • MacMiner - A native Mac OS X Bitcoin miner based on cgminer, bfgminer, cpuminer and poclbm
  • Asteroid - Mac-specific GUI based on cgminer
  • MultiMiner - GUI based on cgminer/bfgminer for Windows, OS X and Linux, allows switching between currencies based on profitability


Mining Pool Servers (backend)

Main page: Poolservers

  • CoiniumServ - High performance C# Mono/.Net poolserver.
  • ecoinpool - Erlang poolserver (not maintained)
  • Eloipool - Fast Python3 poolserver
  • Pushpoold - Old mining poolserver in C (not maintained)
  • Poold - Old Python mining poolserver (not maintained)
  • PoolServerJ - Java mining poolserver (not maintained)
  • Remote miner - mining pool software
  • ckpool - Open source pool/database/proxy/passthrough/library in c for Linux


C / C++

  • Bitcoin Wallet API Library - Airbitz Core (ABC) C/C++ Library implements user authentication, account wallet creation, multi device synchronization & backup, transaction meta data management, Bitcoin address generation, key management, decentralized access to bitcoin network, shared wallets w/multisig (Q1 2015)
  • libbase58 - C library implementation of Base58 and Base58Check encodings
  • libblkmaker - C library implementation of getblocktemplate decentralized mining protocol
  • picocoin - Tiny bitcoin library, with lightweight client and utils


  • bitcoinj - popular client library for Java, currently used in several desktop/mobile applications.
  • BCCAPI (BitCoin Client API) - a java library designed for making secure light-weight bitcoin clients.
  • BitcoinCrypto - a lightweight Bitcoin crypto library for Java/Android.


  • WaSPV - A native Bitcoin SPV client library for iOS with BIP32 support.



Development utilities

  • Bitcoin Dissector - a wireshark dissector for the bitcoin protocol
  • Bitcointools - a set of Python tools accessing the transaction database and the wallet

Lists of software

  • BitGit - list of Bitcoin-related opensource projects hosted at Git

Developer resources


  • Phyramid Digital Agency offering software development and design services for Bitcoin businesses.
  • Bitcoin Consultancy - an organization providing open source software and Bitcoin-related consulting
  • Open Transactions - a financial crypto and digital cash software library, complementary to Bitcoin
  • Moneychanger - Java-based GUI for Open Transactions
  • BTCnames - a webbased aliasing service which allows to handle unlimited names for your BTC deposit hashes

Webservices / APIs

Bitcoin Infrastructure

  • - Bitcoin API and platform for developers, complete with SDKs for PHP, Python, NodeJS and more

Bitcoin Trade Data

  • Bitcoin Charts – Prices, volume, and extensive charting on virtually all Bitcoin markets.
  • MtGox Live - An innovative chart showing a live feed of MtGox trades and market depth. (Must Use Chrome)
  • BTCCharts - An innovative chart showing a live feed of multiple markets, currencies and timeframes.
  • MY-BTC.INFO - A free profit/loss portfolio manager for Bitcoins and other digital currencies including many charts.
  • - Bitcoin and USD converter with convenient URL scheme and Auto-updating Portfolio Spreadsheet.
  • Bitcoin Sentiment Index - A financial index that collects and disseminates sentiment data about bitcoin.
  • Preev - Bitcoin converter with live exchange rates.
  • Skami - Bitcoin Market Exchange comparison charts.
  • BitcoinSentiment - Crowdvoting site offering means of voting and viewing voters sentiment towards bitcoin.
  • TradingView – network where traders exchange ideas about Bitcoin using advanced free online charts

Web interfaces for merchants

  • Easybitz.png Simplest Web API for processing transactions with your own server. php code igniter, database and logging auth system included. Same as block api
  • BitMerch - Embeddable HTML buttons, instant sign-up, instant payouts, automatic price adjustment for other currencies. No programming skills required to set up.
  • Bitcoin Evolution - Non wallet-based Buy Now button to insert into websites (handles sales tracking; client must be used for actual transaction)
  • BitPay - Buy Now buttons, Checkout posts/callbacks, Mobile Checkout, JSON API
  • Btceconomy - a JavaScript widget listing items for sale
  • BTCMerch - Payment processor for bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies. 0.5% transaction fee. Sandbox is available.
  • Coinbase - Provides bitcoin payment processing for, Reddit, Khan Academy, OkCupid, and more.
  • GoCoin - Payment gateway for bitcoin. Supports JavaScript, PHP, Java, Ruby, and .NET
  • Javascript Bitcoin Converter - currency conversion
  • WalletBit - Easy JavaScript Buy Now buttons, Instant Payment Notification, Application Programming Interface (JSON API), Mobile Checkout, QR-Code
  • PikaPay (info) Buy Now buttons, Twitter Integration, JSON API