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What is the actual blockchain size? [duplicate]

I am trying to find the actual size of the etherum blockchain. I just found older posts that says it is around 21GB. What are the Ethereum disk space needs?
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What is the size of the blockchain in 2017? [duplicate]

I have been running the geth with the --fast option to get the blockchain. So far my computer has been running for nearly two days only this program. The current size of my chaindata folder is 30 GB, ...
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Current Disk Space requirements for a pruned parity node? [duplicate]

I want to keep the disk usage to under 30GB, is it possible with --pruned fast ? Or any other config. If its not possible, what is the smallest disk requirements as of recently
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What is the size of the Ethereum blockchain for full and light nodes? [duplicate]

What is the size of the Ethereum blockchain for full and light nodes? What is the size of the Ethereum blockchain, and where can I look it up? Furthermore, does the size depend on the particular ...
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Blockchain size projections [duplicate]

What are the growth projections for the size of the Ethereum blockchain? Is it too early to start talking about the need for side chains? Will economics naturally pressure DAPPS to either choose the ...
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What is the utilisation level on the Ethereum blockchain? [duplicate]

How many transactions are currently executed on the Ethereum blockchain and how does this compare to other blockchains?
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As of Feb 2016, how big is the ethereum blockchain size and its monthly growth rate? [duplicate]

As of Feb 2016, how big is the ethereum blockchain size and its monthly growth rate? Does the blockchain implement anything with pruning to reduce its size in the near future?
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Ethereum blockchain size as of March 2017 (geth --fast and others) [duplicate]

What is the size of the Ethereum blockchain as of March 2017? I am just starting with geth --fast -cache=1024, but I would also be interested in other clients or other downloading methods. I know ...
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What is the approximate bandwidth used for first sync? [duplicate]

I began syncing the ethereum blockchain the other day and to my horror 2GB had downloaded with no sign of stopping. I've very limited bandwidth, so I cancelled the sync. Does anyone know how much ...
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How big is the Ethereum blockchain now (May 2016)? And what is it expected to be in the future? [duplicate]

How big is the Ethereum blockchain now (May 2016)? And what size is it expected to be in the future? a) Now b) One month from now c) Two months from now d) One year from now
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The exact size of Ethereum full node blockchain [duplicate]

I have been trying to get the answer to this question for an article that i am writing:'What is de current size of a full node (e.g. a node that has the encapsulates the whole ethereum blockchain ...
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Ethereum disk space needs? [duplicate]

What are the disk space requirements for a full sync in Ethereum network in the following cases: Main Ethereum Network : 667.10 GB Ropsten Test Network : 26.2 GB Kovan Test Network Rinkeby Test ...
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Current Blockchain Size - geth and Parity? [duplicate]

As of 09.09.2017, can anyone tell me the current disk space requirements of the blockchain, when using Geth and when using Parity? Please assume invoking with no options.
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Provisioning a VPS - help predicting disk space needs [duplicate]

I am going to provision a VPS for a Parity ETH node. Can anyone give me a guess what my disk space needs will need to be for the Parity download of the Mainnet blockchain? Date is 12 September 2017. ...
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What is state-trie pruning and how does it work?

Several sources mention the idea of state-trie pruning. What is that, and is it currently being implemented on the network? Is this a manual process or can it be done automatically? If Ethereum is ...
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