For example, the smallest amount of Bitcoin is one Satoshi or 0.00000001 BTC. What is the smallest amount of Ether and what is it called?


The smallest unit of ETH is called Wei, and is 1x10^-18 ETH, i.e.

1 Wei = 0.000000000000000001 ETH
  • The units in the equation need to be swapped :) – jeff Apr 1 '17 at 21:34
  • Oops, you're right. – Tjaden Hess Apr 1 '17 at 21:35

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