Bitcoin
BTC$47 196.24

-0.90%

Ethereum
ETH$3 398.91

-4.99%

Cardano
ADA$2.35

-2.73%

Binance Coin
BNB$409.43

-3.42%

Tether
USDT$1.000772

0.01%

XRP
XRP$1.072339

-2.16%

4 Best Cryptocurrencies Other Than Bitcoin


14 Oct 2019   #Ethereum

Bitcoin (BTC) is the best-known and most popular cryptocurrency today, as it has been for more than a decade, now. However, if you are looking to diversify your portfolio and go for some other coins, there are plenty of others to choose from, and you do not have to limit yourself to BTC alone.

While nobody knows which coins will survive various trials and become cryptocurrencies of the future — we can definitely tell which ones have the most potential right now. So, with that in mind, let's check out some of them.

Ethereum


Ethereum (ETH) is the second-largest coin, as well as the second most important cryptocurrency ever to be invented, according to many. It is the coin that shifted the developers' attention from crypto to blockchain, which brought new interest to this technology, as well as countless new use cases.

It is also what brought the idea of using cryptos as fuel for development platforms, dApps, smart contracts, and other products, instead of simply using them as actual currencies. But, you can still invest in it, and many believe that Ethereum is a great investment, especially since its biggest update is on its way.

Litecoin


If you are looking for a Bitcoin-like coin that is not actually Bitcoin, what about its oldest fork, Litecoin (LTC)?

Litecoin is currently the 6th largest cryptocurrency, and one with a massive community. It also has a decent price (currently $58.86 per coin), and no controversies or incidents tied to its name. LTC uses pretty much the same technology as Bitcoin itself, but with a few important differences. It is faster, and its blocks can contain a larger number of transactions per block, which makes it slightly more advanced than BTC, technology-wise.

It also has excellent leadership, and many people have quite high hopes for this cryptocurrency, so do consider it yourself.

Binance Coin


Binance Coin is the largest crypto exchange-issued coin on the market right now, issued by one of the world's largest and most successful exchanges, Binance. The coin is the most useful within Binance's ecosystem, as it can be used in a number of ways. Those include receiving sizable discounts on transaction fees, purchasing new tokens on Binance Launchpad, trading itself, and more.

BNB was also one of the best-performing coins in early 2019, as it successfully decoupled from Bitcoin, meaning that it wasn't influenced by BTC price movements, but it followed its own path. With the Binance ecosystem being on a constant rise, BNB is likely to receive even more use cases, and become even busier than it is right now, which might lead to considerable growth of its price.

Monero


Monero (XMR) is the largest privacy coin in the crypto market, so if you are after private transactions that cannot be traced — this is the right coin for you. It currently ranks as the 14th largest cryptocurrency, and while it is not particularly liked by banks and governments due to its privacy features — it definitely has its uses for those who wish for true anonymity when making crypto transactions.

XMR currently has a price of $55.52 per coin, although this is still far from its full potential. At its highest, its price reached $500, and if it did it once — there is a definite possibility that it could do it again.

Author: Ali Raza for Crypto-Rating.com

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Top Cryptocurrencies with Price Predictions

# Crypto Prediction Accuracy CVIX Price 24h 7d Market Cap Volume 24h
1 Bitcoin (BTC) BTC Bitcoin predictions 86.8% 25 $47 196.24 -0.90% 3.21% $888 165 398 031 $28 837 572 321
2 Ethereum (ETH) ETH Ethereum predictions 73.6% 52 $3 398.91 -4.99% 2.10% $399 589 395 021 $18 208 097 601
3 Cardano (ADA) ADA Cardano predictions 70.8% 64 $2.35 -2.73% -2.59% $75 328 517 583 $2 502 610 105
4 Binance Coin (BNB) BNB Binance Coin predictions 63.6% 70 $409.43 -3.42% 0.29% $68 840 128 039 $1 526 352 217
5 Tether (USDT) USDT Tether predictions 95.2% 1 $1.000772 0.01% 0.06% $68 306 683 609 $68 957 512 774
6 XRP (XRP) XRP XRP predictions 71.6% 54 $1.072339 -2.16% -0.49% $49 994 826 614 $3 103 899 431
7 Solana (SOL) SOL Solana predictions 60.4% 90 $141.39 -8.05% -21.59% $41 967 915 927 $4 484 230 918
8 Polkadot (DOT) DOT Polkadot predictions 62% 81 $33.64 -3.04% 13.14% $33 221 971 526 $2 377 880 173
9 Dogecoin (DOGE) DOGE Dogecoin predictions 68% 66 $0.241295 0.66% -1.25% $31 687 836 517 $2 275 287 430
10 USD Coin (USDC) USDC USD Coin predictions 94.4% 1 $1.000646 0.05% 0.04% $29 328 222 348 $2 841 145 920
11 UniSwap (UNI) UNI UniSwap predictions 69.2% 57 $24.44 -7.08% 8.72% $14 946 944 071 $538 878 731
12 Avalanche (AVAX) AVAX Avalanche predictions 66% 69 $64.90 -2.78% 33.59% $14 296 604 632 $2 005 002 749
13 Terra (LUNA) LUNA Terra predictions 65.2% 67 $35.17 -7.63% -14.27% $14 128 224 406 $1 175 443 764
14 Binance USD (BUSD) BUSD Binance USD predictions 94.4% 1 $1.000776 0.04% 0.07% $12 836 275 840 $5 753 613 485
15 Chainlink (LINK) LINK Chainlink predictions 71.6% 57 $28.11 -6.49% 3.99% $12 747 308 610 $1 498 687 851

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