How to create Ethereum wallet

Nikita Verkhovin

Ethereum (ETH) is a decentralized open-source blockchain system featuring its own cryptocurrency, Ether. It was first described in 2013 and raised $18.3 million in 2014 through an online crowd sale. Ethereum's goal is to become a global platform for decentralized applications, allowing users to write and run software resistant to censorship, downtime, and fraud.


To fully own Ethereum, first create a new Coin Wallet account. Coin Wallet is a software wallet that only keeps your private key on your device. It allows you to buy, sell, exchange, receive, and store Ethereum.

How to create Ethereum wallet

1. Choose the operating system on which you want to install Coin Wallet (Windows, Linux, macOS, iOS, or Android). You can also launch the web app directly from your browser.

2. Navigate to "Create New Wallet."

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3. Press "Generate Passphrase".

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4. You need to write down and store your twelve-word passphrase in a secure location. Make sure you agree to all the terms by reading the Terms of Service.

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5. After entering two passphrase words, select "Confirm."

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6. Establish a PIN for simple access. Only this device will accept this PIN.

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7. Turn on biometric authentication if you would prefer it to a PIN.

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8. The process is now complete. Following a brief break, the main screen will appear. Select Ethereum from the cryptocurrency list.

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9. To see your Ethereum wallet address, go to the "Receive" page. Use it to receive Ethereum or any ERC20 tokens.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How to get an Ethereum wallet address?

Open your Coin Wallet. Select Ethereum from the list. Click on the “Receive” button.

Is an Ethereum wallet free?


What is the best Ethereum wallet?

MetaMask and Coin Wallet are the top two Ethereum wallets. A full list of the best Ethereum wallets in 2024 is located here.