Bitcoin Gold (BTG)

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Bitcoin Gold (BTG) is a hard fork of Bitcoin (BTC) and shares the same transaction history up to the point of the fork. The Bitcoin Gold hard fork took place on October 24, 2017. The stated purpose of the fork is to restore GPU mining functionality to Bitcoin, as opposed to specialized ASICs.

How to use Bitcoin Gold with Trezor

Bitcoin Gold is integrated in Trezor Wallet. It is, therefore, possible to use it in the standard interface.

  1. Plug in your Trezor device.
  2. Go to wallet.trezor.io.
  3. Select Bitcoin Gold in the top-left corner of the screen (see Getting to know Trezor Wallet#Switching cryptocurrencies (1)).
  4. Work with Trezor Wallet as usual. For more information, see User manual.

See also: Bitcoin (BTC) (basic) - Fork, Soft fork, Hard fork & Coin split (advanced), Supported cryptocurrencies