Ledger Nano S

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Ledger Nano S is a cryptocurrency hardware offline wallet that supports a wide range of coins. Ledger Nano S is one of the most popular hardware wallets among TREZOR and KeepKey Wallet. Headquartered in Paris, Vierzon, and San Francisco, Ledger Nano S was founded in 2014 by the team, counting 130 employees.

Ledger Nano S Review[edit]

Ledger Nano S is a cold storage wallet that has a compact shape like a USB drive with an OLED display to double-check and confirm each transaction with a single tap on its buttons.

It is compatible with the following platforms: Windows, Linux, macOS, Android For iOS, you should use the Ledger Nano X version.

Ledger Nano S Price[edit]

Ledger Nano S is one of the cheapest cryptocurrency hardware wallets. It costs nearly $68.

Ledger Nano S Supported Coins[edit]

Ledger Nano S allows users to securely manage 24 coins and more than 1250 ERC20 tokens directly with the Ledger Live application. To control other assets, users need an external wallet.

Among supported crypto assets are:

Ledger Nano S wallet is compatible with ERC20 tokens. They can be managed with MyEtherWallet only. You can find all our supported crypto assets on this page.

Ledger Nano S App[edit]

Users may download a suitable version of the Ledger Nano S App here

Ledger Nano S Setup

Ledger Nano S Transaction Peculiarities[edit]

Ledger Nano S is a regular hardware wallet that is locked with a 4-symbol code. The transaction can be verified by pressing the button. Ledger Nano S enables users to transact payments, check accounts, and manage addresses for multiple currencies with one device. The Ledger supports five different apps, so it means that users can transact with four cryptocurrencies at the same time. To receive Bitcoin, your Ledger Nano S doesn’t need to be connected to a computer. You can receive Bitcoin even if your Ledger is offline.


It is considered to be one of the safest wallets because all the private keys are stored offline (on PC), so it becomes quite difficult for hackers to hack a wallet and steal assets. Ledger is the first and only hardware wallet, certified by ANSSI, the French cybersecurity agency. Ledger wallets integrate a certified chip, designed to withstand sophisticated attacks, and safe of securely hosting cryptographic data such as private keys. Ledger is the only hardware wallet to have its own custom OS (BOLOS) to protect the device against malicious attacks and isolate applications from each other. The genuine check developed by Ledger is an authentication ensuring that the Ledger device has not been tampered with or compromised by a third party.

Ledger Nano S. Where to buy?[edit]

Ledger Nano S is available to buy on its official website

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