• Paxful Mobile Wallet

    The Paxful Mobile Wallet is out both for Android and iOS. The Paxful Bitcoin Wallet App makes it easy to send, receive and store Bitcoin with your own personal mobile cryptocurrency wallet. The Bitcoin Wallet App is also the ultimate companion tool to Paxful, one of the world’s biggest peer-to-peer bitcoin marketplaces.

    Use the Paxful wallet to:

    • Send and receive Bitcoin in your own private cryptocurrency wallet that lets you transact with anyone at anytime, anywhere.
    • Safely store your hard-earned bitcoin and check your balance in real-time.
    • Track your open trades on Paxful so you know the current status of your most recent transactions as you buy and sell Bitcoin.
    • Share your bitcoin wallet address or QR code with other traders and friends.
    • Personalize your Paxful wallet profile so people you transact with know it’s you.
    • Get updated bitcoin-to-fiat conversion rates at your convenience. 

    So, are you ready to send, receive and store your Bitcoin in a more effective, smarter and faster way? Download the Paxful Bitcoin Wallet now from Google Play Store or App Store to put the power of Paxful in the palm of your hand!


  • Mobile app overview

    You can check our video or read the information below.

    Here is a quick guide on the main functionalities of the Paxful Bitcoin Wallet.

    Receive bitcoins.

    1. Click on the "Receive" button. 

    2. A unique QR code and wallet address will be generated.

    3. Scan the QR code or copy the address to Clipboard to have bitcoins sent to your Paxful Wallet.

    Send bitcoins.

    1. Click on the "Send" button.

    2. Insert the bitcoin address or scan QR-code and click send.

    3. Enter the amount.

    4. Click on "Review transaction" and check the following information:

    • sending amount

    • network fee

    • total amount including fee (sending amount+network fee)

    • recipient wallet address

    5. Slide to the right to send bitcoins.

    Insert 2FA code if this option is enabled.

    6. You will receive a clear message: "BTC is on the way to recipients wallet".

    Buy and Sell bitcoins.

    a) 1. Click on the "Buy" button.

    b) 1. Click on "Trades".

    2. Click on "Go to Paxful website".


    You will be guided to Paxful web page.



    Make the necessary changes to your account: set 2FA security, change PIN, password or preferred currency.



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  • Getting started with mobile app

    Once you have downloaded Paxful Mobile App, you can register your account, log in and start trading on Paxful. 

    How to register?

    Step 1

    Open Paxful Bitcoin Wallet App. Click on "Create Account".




    Step 2

    Insert your email and create a password.


    Step 3

    To confirm click "Create Account".


    Step 4

    Check your email inbox or incoming SMS for the code. Insert the code into the app. 


    Step 5

    Set pin for quick access.


    Step 6

    Re-enter pin.


     Now you are ready to use Paxful Mobile Wallet!


  • Mobile Wallet: issues and solutions

    How to buy and sell bitcoins using the app? 

    In the tab "Wallet", there are "Buy" and "Spend" buttons which open a Paxful web page where you can find offers to start a trade.

    How to create offers? 

    The app does not support creating offers at the moment. Please use Paxful website for this purpose.

    How to view transaction history? 

    The app is showing the last 20-60 transactions on the "Wallet" page, by clicking on one of them you will open detailed information about the transaction.

    How to set up fingerprint? 

    Fingerprint can be enabled on the "Account" tab in "Security" section:

    • iOS fingerprint option should be enabled on a device first. If fingerprint recognition fails more than 3 times - a pin will be required.
    • Android devices should support the fingerprint option and it should be activated in device settings. As standard, there is no limit for attempts. If the fingerprint scan is not working, just close the window and use a pin instead.

    How to solve the sign-in issue?

    Sign in issues:

    • There is an option on each password field to show the password. Please check if you are entering the right password.
    • Some issues might be because you use an old version of the app. System forces time to times to update to the latest versions, but still no 100% hit. Please open the app in the Play Market or in the Appstore and download the latest version.
    • Antibot-solutions that we use might block users if some suspicious activity was detected on device, network, region and etc. In case if you have tried all previous steps, please contact [email protected] for us to investigate your specific case.

    How to solve an error with an incorrect balance number?

    1. Update the mobile app to the latest available version.
    2. Log out and log back in the app.

    Is it possible to use Face ID?

    Face ID is working only if you are not using the app for about 1 min or more (without closing the app). If you close the app, then a pin is required. If Face ID fails more than 3 times - a pin is required. Face ID is available for iOS devices only.

    How can retailers of physical products sellers integrate the app to receive bitcoin from customers as a means of payment?

    The latest versions of the app support Big21 and offer QR code for receiving BTC.

  • Installing Paxful Mobile Wallet in China

    Want to use Paxful Mobile Wallet on Android in China? You are facing internet restrictions to access Google Play? Here are the steps you can take to install our Mobile Wallet successfully.

    Step 1

    Install a VPN on your device.

    A lot of VPN provider websites are blocked in China. However, the main providers have created “mirror” websites (exact copies of the website with a different URL) that are accessible. They can be found on the Internet.

    Below is a list of most popular VPN services:

    • Express VPN
    • VyprVPN
    • Nord VPN
    • Surfshark
    • Astrill
    • StrongVPN

    Please note: Do not buy a VPN until you check if it works in China!

    Step 2

    Download Google Play and get the newest version of our app.

    1. Go to the Google website. Here is the link.
    2. Download Google Play App on your mobile device.
    3. Search in Google Play Market for Paxful Bitcoin Wallet or go to our website. 

    Once you have installed our secure and convenient trading mobile app, please feel free to ask any additional questions to our Customer Experience Team or explore our FAQs.


  • Reporting a problem in Mobile Wallet

    Paxful Bitcoin Wallet is supported by Instabug.

    In order to make a report, shake your phone, select "report a problem" on the pop-up screen, make a screenshot, add necessary comments and send. Our Technical Support Team will look into the issue as soon as possible.