The defnitive wallet list

Free bitcoin wallets are available for all major operating systems and devices to serve a variety of your needs. For example, you can install an app on your mobile device, or have a wallet only for online payments on your computer. In any case, choosing a wallet is quick and easy.

Mobile Wallets

A mobile wallet runs as an app on your smartphone — storing your private keys and allowing you to pay for things directly from your phone. This is a great option for those looking to use bitcoin on a daily basis to pay for goods and services or face-to-face trading. It

Name Operating System Features
Free Wallet iOS, Android Cold storage, withdraw from and to any cryptocurrency
Edge iOS, Android Zero-knowledge, single sign-on, one-touch 2 factor authentication
Atomic Wallet iOS, Android Very user-friendly, 500+ assets, instant exchange, buy crypto option, custody-free app.
Lumi Wallet iOS, Android Secure and easy crypto wallet & exchange for mobile
Blockchain Wallet iOS, Android Hierarchical deterministic, enable to browse Bitcoin merchants in your area, open source software
Copay iOS, Android, Windows Mobile Can have multiple users, so the group approves each transaction to send money, open source software
Jaxx iOS, Android Cold storage, no verification required
Mycelium iOS, Android Сold storage, hierarchical deterministic, open source software

Web Wallets

Web wallets (or “e-wallets”) store your private keys on a server that’s constantly online and controlled by a third party. Different services offer different features — some of which can link to mobile and desktop wallets and replicate your addresses across the devices you own.

Much like mobile wallets, e-wallets enable users to access their funds on the go from any internet-connected device. If not properly protected, the organizations running the website might gain access to your private keys, thus gaining total control of your funds. Some e-wallets operate on exchanges, and there have been instances of exchanges shutting down and making off with their users’ funds.

Name Features
Free Wallet One-stop solution, an exchange integrated with a wallet
Coinbase Free, easy, client-side interface to generate one wallet that supports BTC, ETH and plenty of ERC20 tokens
Lumi Wallet Users can store, send, receive and buy Bitcoins
Circle One of the most popular web-based wallets
Strongcoin Offers a hybrid wallet, which lets you encrypt your private address keys before sending them to its servers