Namecoin (NMC) is a cryptocurrency and an alternative, decentralized DNS (Domain Naming System) allowing people to register a .bit domain. It is based on the Bitcoin code - it uses the same proof-of-work algorithm and is limited to 21 million coins. Unlike Bitcoin, Namecoin can store data within its own blockchain transaction database.
|Firmware (device) support||Trezor One 1.5.2, Trezor Model T 2.0.5|
|Available in Trezor Wallet?||No|
|Third-party wallets||Electrum-NMC (active)|
How to use Namecoin (NMC) with Trezor
Even though Namecoin is not integrated in Trezor Wallet, it can be used with Electrum-NMC, with the seed and private keys protected by the Trezor device. For more information, see the Electrum-NMC GitHub page. You can also see our manual for using Bitcoin with Electrum in Apps:Electrum - the setup should be very similar.
See also: Supported cryptocurrencies