FAQ

What is Komodo Platform?
A cryptocurrency project that focuses on providing anonymity through zero knowledge proofs and security through a novel Delayed Proof of Work (dPoW) protoco...
Mon, 13 Aug, 2018 at 8:39 AM
KMD Specifications
Algorithm: Equihash Consensus Mechanism: Delayed Proof of Work (dPoW) Block time: 60 SECONDS Block reward: 3 KMD Total Supply of coins: 200 MILLION KMD...
Mon, 13 Aug, 2018 at 8:10 AM
What is an Atomic Swap?
An atomic transaction is an indivisible and irreducible series of database operations such that either all occur, or nothing occurs.[1] A guarantee of atomi...
Mon, 13 Aug, 2018 at 8:32 AM
What is a Z Transaction?
Komodo is a zero knowledge proof blockchain, this provides KMD with a privacy layer.  The platform has two types of addresses:                 1.  T-ad...
Mon, 13 Aug, 2018 at 8:11 AM
What is a seed?
A seed or passphrase is a random string of 24 words (in Komodo's case) that generates your private-keys. One seed generates one set of keys (public and...
Tue, 18 Sep, 2018 at 2:31 PM
What is Jumblr?
A decentralized, native tumbler built into the Komodo Platform ecosystem. Jumblr leverages Komodo’s anonymous (zero-knowledge) features to provide a service...
Mon, 13 Aug, 2018 at 8:14 AM
What is a Parallel Chain (Assetсhain)?
A Parallel Chain (often refered to as Assetchain) is a independently created blockchain (by a user, business or any other 3rd party) that inherits all of Ko...
Mon, 13 Aug, 2018 at 8:35 AM
What is the 5% Komodo Stake/Reward?
Komodo holders generate 5% KMD annually until the supply is capped at 200M KMD. How do you get this reward? The 5% reward starts accumulating after a f...
Tue, 18 Sep, 2018 at 2:31 PM
What is the difference between addresses that start with "R" and addresses that start with "z"?
Komodo Platform is built upon and extends the Bitcoin protocol. It also uses zero knowledge technology. Addresses which start with "R" behave exac...
Mon, 13 Aug, 2018 at 8:42 AM
Can I still swap my BTCD for KMD?
Throughout the year 2017 we offered the ability to trade existing BTCD for KMD in a 1:48 ratio. We kept this offer open and available for over one year, as p...
Mon, 13 Aug, 2018 at 8:45 AM