Monero is currently 10th among the most popular cryptocurrencies. Like Zcash, XMR is a privacy coin. The main difference between Zcash and Monero is that Monero by default has privacy feature enabled – so called XMR ring signatures. Another cryptocurrency safety Monero feature is stealth address feature, hiding receiving party. Monero transaction time is 3 times faster than of Bitcoin, while XMR transaction fee is 10 times lower.
Monero recently got a hard fork update aiming at increasing speed of transactions and lowering their cost. Unlike many cryptocurrencies, Monero is based on the Cryptonight proof of work algorithm. Another remarkable feature of XMR cryptocurrency and its blockchain is Kovri – the invisible internet project hiding internet traffic, encrypting and routing it in a form it cannot be revealed that an indivifual is using monero at all! If you consider XMR as a cryptocurrency which allows you to remain safe and private – on Linkkoin cryptocurrency exchange you can easily buy Monero with credit card you own.
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