Written by Marlon

On September 30, 2020

How do I stake XPR in the Proton Wallet?

Note: You can only stake with the XPR (mainnet) and not the Ethereum based XPR (ETH) token, since staking and voting occurs on the Proton blockchain. Check out our swapping guides for Android and iOS to swap XPR (ETH) for XPR.

Check out the Proton governance page to learn more about our decentralized, independent governance model.

Guide for iOS:

Step 1: Tap on Proton (XPR) under ‘My Assets’ on the dashboard.

Step 2: Tap on ‘Start earning staking rewards today!’ on the dashboard.

Step 3: Tap on ‘Stake now’.

Step 4: Use the slider to choose the amount of XPR you want to stake.

Step 5: Tap on ‘Vote now’ to vote for block producers.

Step 6: In order to be eligible and claim staking rewards, you must select 4 block producers, one in each available slot. 

Step 7: When you have selected 4 block producers, tap on ‘Vote’

Step 8: You’re now eligible to claim staking rewards every 24 hours. Check our guide on how to claim staking rewards.

Guide for Android:

Step 1: Tap on the 3 dots in the top right corner of the dashboard.

Step 2: Tap on ‘Stake’.

Step 3: Enter the amount you want to stake on Bloks.io.

Step 4: Tap on “Confirm’ to confirm the staking amount.

Step 5: You’re now successfully staking. In order to be eligible, you must select 4 block producers, one in each available slot. 

Step 6: Tap on ‘Vote’ on Bloks.io.

Step 7: Select 4 block producers and tap on ‘Vote’.

Step 8: Tap on ‘Confirm’ to confirm your votes.

Step 9: You’re now eligible to claim staking rewards every 24 hours. Check our guide on how to claim staking rewards.

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