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What are the Ethereum disk space needs?

As of 11/01/2016, ethereum blockchain (ETH, i.e. supporting DAO fork) downloaded in full mode occupies 75GB on my drive. Client is geth (go-ethereum), version 1.4.18, built from source cloned from ...
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What are the Ethereum disk space needs?

I've stumbled upon the links bellow : 1- provides an online chart which presents the Ethereum's blockchain current size evolution alongside the Bitcoin blockchain's size. http://bc.daniel.net.nz/ ...
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What are the Ethereum disk space needs?

Benchmarks done on Homestead in june 2016 Geth 1.4.9 on i7 3720QM 16GB ram and SSD ----------------------------------------- | - | Full | Fast | Light | |-----------|--------|--------|...
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What are the Ethereum disk space needs?

I'm syncing a node in full mode. At the moment it' on block 5005306 (end of January 2018) and it is 700Gb. It's probably been running for more than 20 days
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What are the Ethereum disk space needs?

2023 update. You can now use chainstats, a page made by Chainstack, a blockchain infrastructure provider (full disclosure, I'm a dev advocate at Chainstack and worked on this page). This app displays ...
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Why is the Erigon client's archival node size significantly smaller than alternatives?

It's the database. There's a very detailed description of the different layout between erigon's and geth's database. If I had to sum it up I'd say that erigon is able to use storage space much more ...
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