Cold Staking is a non custodial staking solution. More info here: https://pivx.org/a-pivx-cold-staking-how-to

PIVX coins that you stake can be held both on PIVX Core wallet and Hardware wallets as well.

Minimum stake requirement: 1 PIV
Delegation transaction cost: 1 PIV
Our staking node stakesplitthreshold is 2000.

Instruction for Software wallet (PIVX Core):

  1. Please download the latest PIVX Core wallet from the official website.
  2. Open the “RECEIVE” tab and press “Copy”. 
  3. Send PIV to the address and wait for 6 confirmations. 
  4. Insert your wallet address with the required amount on your balance here.
  5. Receive the instructions and delegate your coins to an Allnodes address. Your coins will stay in your own wallet (owner address) and Allnodes will not have access to them.
  6. Enjoy the non-custodial Cold Staking for free.

Instruction for Hardware wallet (Ledger & Trezor):

  1. Please download the latest PIVX Core wallet from the official website. Please note, that PIVX Cold Staking requires installing of PIVX Core wallet even if you stake from Ledger wallet or Trezor.
  2. Open the “RECEIVE” tab and press “Copy”. 
  3. Send PIV to the address (even if they are located on your Hardware wallet) and wait for 6 confirmations. 
  4. Insert your address with the required amount on your balance here. In the next window insert your Hardware wallet address where you want to hold staked funds.
  5. Receive the instructions and delegate your coins to an Allnodes address. Your coins will be automatically sent to your Hardware wallet address (owner address).
  6. Enjoy the non-custodial Cold Staking for free.

    FYI:
    In order to withdraw rewards from a hardware wallet, you may need to use the PET4L program. Each withdraw can break staking and you will need to setup everything from scratch.

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