XRP Ledger

XRP is a digital payment network created in 2012 and it’s cryptocurrency is called XRP. Multiple major banks worldwide have adopted the XRP payment system. Is available over Mainnet and Testnet networks.

Networks Mainnet, Testnet
Released 2012
Consensus XRP Ledger Consensus Protocol
Smart contracts No
Block time ~ 3 - 5 seconds
Smart contract language(s) supported No
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Transferring assets with XRP

XRP is like a bridge to other currencies. The XRP payment protocol is used not only for XRP transactions but also the transfer of money in any form, fiat or crypto. Any currency can be exchanged for another one. Unlike Bitcoin, XRP has lower processing times and lower costs.