Written by Marlon

On October 9, 2020

Proton Wallet deep dive with Jacob Davis & Syed Jafri

Jacob Davis, our CTO, and Syed Jafri, our VP of blockchain, are taking a deep dive into the Proton Wallet. They’ll explain how to create your Proton account, how to backup your private key, and why it’s crucial. They also cover how to stake, unstake, claim rewards, and the importance of voting. So sit back and relax and hit the play button above.

The Proton Wallet is available to download on iOS and Android.

Other Proton Wallet tutorials:

How do I backup my private key in the Proton Wallet?

How do I backup my private key in the Proton Wallet?

Important: We can’t recover your private key for you. If you lose it, you won’t be able to make any transactions with your wallet. Step 1: Tap on your profile picture. Step 2: Tap on ‘Backup Key’. Step 3: Tap on the ‘Copy to pasteboard’ button to copy your private...

How do I stake XPR in the Proton Wallet?

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...

How do I unstake XPR in the Proton Wallet?

How do I unstake XPR in the Proton Wallet?

Note: When you unstake XPR, it will be held for 14 days before your XPR will be returned to your account. You will not receive rewards during the 14-day unstaking period. Guide for iOS: Step 1: Tap on Proton (XPR) under ‘My Assets’ on the dashboard. Step 2: Tap on the...

How do I claim staking rewards in the Proton Wallet?

How do I claim staking rewards in the Proton Wallet?

Note: in order to be able to claim staking rewards, you will need to stake and vote for block producers first. Check out our how do I stake XPR guide for more information. You're then eligible to claim staking rewards every 24 hours. Guide for iOS: Step 1: Tap on...