Lightweight Bitcoin Client

Electrum

Electrum is an easy to use Bitcoin client. It protects you from losing coins in a backup mistake or computer failure, because your wallet can be recovered from a secret phrase that you can write on paper or learn by heart. There is no waiting time when you start the client, because it does not download the Bitcoin blockchain.


Why Electrum?



Features:


User interfaces

Electrum has several user interfaces, that share the same wallet code: Classic (Qt), Lite, Gtk, Android, Text (using curses). Go to screenshots to see some examples