Polygon MATIC

Last Update:
8 minutes ago
$0.85 2.84% 24H
374,414.75 IRR
Market Volume
252,896,074,242 IRR
517,427.4548 MATIC
Market Cap
2,954,801,773,713,793.5 IRR
Circulating Supply
9,282,832,681 MATIC
Min & Max Price
432,542 IRR
Global Volume
657,325,052 MATIC


Polygon (formerly known as Matic Network) is a Layer 2 scaling solution for Ethereum that aims to improve the scalability and usability of the Ethereum network. It was launched in 2017 by Jaynti Kanani, Sandeep Nailwal, and Anurag Arjun. Polygon is an open-source project that is community-driven, and it aims to provide a seamless user experience for developers and users of decentralized applications (dApps) on the Ethereum network. In this text, we will explore the history, features, market, mining, and energy consumption of Polygon.

History of Polygon:

Polygon was founded in 2017 as Matic Network, with the aim of solving the scalability issues of the Ethereum network. The project initially focused on Plasma, a Layer 2 scaling solution that aimed to increase the transaction throughput of the Ethereum network. However, the team later shifted their focus to a new Layer 2 scaling solution, which they called Polygon.

In February 2021, Matic Network rebranded to Polygon to reflect their expanded vision of becoming a full-stack scaling solution for Ethereum. Polygon is now one of the leading scaling solutions for Ethereum, with a vibrant ecosystem of dApps and users.

Polygon Features:

Polygon is designed to provide a high-performance, low-cost, and easy-to-use platform for building and running dApps on the Ethereum network. Some of the key features of Polygon include:

  • Layer 2 scaling: Polygon is a Layer 2 scaling solution that allows for faster and cheaper transactions on the Ethereum network. This is achieved by moving some of the processing off the main Ethereum blockchain and onto a separate network, which can process transactions more quickly and with lower fees.

  • Ethereum compatibility: Polygon is fully compatible with the Ethereum network, which means that developers can easily port their existing Ethereum dApps to the Polygon network.

  • Multiple sidechains: Polygon uses multiple sidechains to provide scalability and reduce congestion on the Ethereum network. This allows for more parallel processing of transactions and reduces the overall load on the main Ethereum blockchain.

  • Decentralized infrastructure: Polygon is built on a decentralized infrastructure, which means that it is secure, censorship-resistant, and resistant to central control.

  • Interoperability: Polygon is designed to be interoperable with other blockchains and networks, which means that it can be used to connect different dApps and networks.

Polygon Market:

Polygon has gained significant traction in the decentralized finance (DeFi) space, with a growing number of dApps being built on the platform. The Polygon ecosystem includes popular DeFi protocols such as Aave, Curve, and SushiSwap, as well as gaming dApps, NFT marketplaces, and more. As of March 2023, the market capitalization of Polygon is approximately $28 billion USD, and it is ranked among the top 20 cryptocurrencies by market cap.

Polygon Mining:

Polygon uses a proof-of-stake (PoS) consensus mechanism, which means that transactions are validated by validators who stake their tokens as collateral. Validators are selected based on their stake and their reputation within the network, and they earn rewards for validating transactions. Users can also participate in the network by staking their tokens and earning rewards.

Polygon Energy consumption:

As a Layer 2 scaling solution for Ethereum, Polygon consumes significantly less energy than the main Ethereum network. This is because the processing of transactions is distributed across multiple sidechains, which can process transactions more efficiently than the main Ethereum blockchain. Additionally, Polygon uses a PoS consensus mechanism, which is significantly less energy-intensive than the proof-of-work (PoW) mechanism used by Ethereum.

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Token Info

Polygon Price: $0.85
Price Change: 2.84% 24H 10.03% 7D


Polygon Local Markets in Iran

Source Price %24h %7d Volume (24h) Confidence Liquidity Last Update
Exir 426,790 IRR 0% 0% 28,927,940,085 IRR
8/10 5 minutes ago
Exbito 429,100 IRR 2.78% 0% 86,795,127,973 IRR
6/10 5 minutes ago
Wallex 430,000 IRR 3.16% 9.62% 33,096,433,934 IRR
6/10 5 minutes ago
Ramzinex 430,726 IRR 2.95% 0% 6,036,930,906 IRR
7/10 5 minutes ago
BitPin 417,590 IRR 0.01% 0% 7,488,518,230 IRR
7/10 5 minutes ago
Huluex 432,542 IRR 3.31% 0% 5,144,933,919 IRR
5/10 5 minutes ago
Tabdeal 428,570 IRR 2.9% 0% 84,879,438,170 IRR
6/10 5 minutes ago
RabinCash 0 IRR 0% 0% 526,751,025 IRR
5/10 5 minutes ago