Burstcoin Core Wallet (All OS)

This is the official Burstcoin core wallet client programmed in java, and able to run on linux, mac (apple), and windows. The world’s first HDD-mined cryptocurrency using the new algorithm, Proof-of-Capacity.¬† Information taken from¬†burst-team / burstcoin github.

Download burstcoin-1.2.9.zip . Works on linux, mac, and windows.

Donations – Support The Development Team!

  • Show your support for the dev team by sending BURST to the BURST Foundation wallet. daWallet is currently the custodian of the dev funds.

Striking Features

  • Proof of Capacity – ASIC Proof / Energy efficient mining
  • Fast sync. with multithread CPU or OpenCL/GPU (optional)
  • “Turing complete” smart contracts, via Automated Transactions (AT) https://ciyam.org/at/at.html
  • Decentralized Crowdfunding and Lottery via AT
  • Asset Exchange and Digital Goods Store
  • Advanced transactions: Escrow and Subscription
  • Encrypted Messaging


  • NXT based
  • Proof of Stake Removed
  • Proof of Capacity implemented
  • No IPO
  • No Premine
  • 4 minute block time
  • 2,158,812,800 coins total
  • Block reward starts at 10,000/block
  • Block Reward Decreases at 5% each month


Current Release


Released June 25, 2017

  • Fee-based-priority unconfirmed transaction queue.
  • updated libs and config
  • priority block feeder option added

Download burstcoin-1.2.9.zip – 9.58MB

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Previous Releases



Released February 21, 2017

  • Blockchain download fixes and improvements
  • Improved peer handling
  • Block cache improvements
  • Improved transaction rebroadcasting
  • Added import/export contacts
  • Added asset dividends add-on
  • Updated used libs
  • Some minor fixes and improvements

Download burstcoin-1.2.8.zip – 9.41MB

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Released Novemeber 16, 2016

  • Integration of decentralized Crowdfunding in main navigation (Automated Transactions)
  • Add to blockCacheSize only if not on fork
  • Fix for multi-byte characters in name and alias
  • Reversion of basetarget caching

Download burstcoin-1.2.7.zip – 8.93MB

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Released July 27, 2016

  • improved blacklisting peers due failed poc verification
  • improved blacklisting peers due failed rewardrecipient
  • faster queue processing (will help speed up propagation of blocks to
    reduce the chance of forks happening at all)

Download burstcoin-1.2.6.zip – 8.93MB

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Released July 19, 2016

  • Bugfix-Release
  • Added maven support

Download burstcoin-1.2.5-java8.zip – 8.93MB

Download burstcoin-1.2.5.zip – 8.93MB

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Released July 6, 2016

  • Added support for parallel blockchain downloads
  • Multicore Blockchain verification
  • Updated GUI (fixed links & other minor changes)
  • Optional: OpenCL / GPU acceleration for Blockchain sync
  • Improvement of Automated Transactions

Download burstcoin-1.2.4.zip – 10.9MB

Source Code – zip

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