Aleph Zero

Blazingly fast blockchain
with modular ZK.

Deploy Web3 apps that are as fast as legacy solutions. Aleph Zero is a layer 1 that enables teams to deploy scalable, secure, low-cost, and ZK privacy-enhanced products across multiple verticals—from DeFi and gaming to enterprise.

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0.9 sec

Time to finality

0.03 AZERO

Avg cost per
1000 transactions




Mainnet validators

Our collaboration with Aleph Zero is very exciting. With new technical standards and a high level of decentralization, we are working together on the secure Internet of Values.

Dirk Röder

Head of the Web3 Infrastructure & Solutions Team

While aiming for genuine decentralization, Aleph Zero upholds rigorous data privacy and transaction-security standards. Highly versatile, its key strength is that it enables to exchange value online faster, more cheaply and more securely than alternatives.

Technology Fast50 CE Report

Aleph Zero is at the top of our priority list. It brings an exciting use case for us: private fundraises that could be attractive to enterprises that don’t want to disclose the investment but would benefit from our smart contract-based protection.

Alex Strzesniewski


The progress that Aleph Zero has made is incredible; with proven limitations in EVM, WASM smart contracts written in ink! are the future. As an early and constant supporter of the Aleph Zero ecosystem, we have no doubt about their achievements and are committed to working alongside them to support innovative and disruptive technologies as quickly as possible.

Hieu Dao


Aleph Zero is one of the most secure and scalable networks in the industry. We believe many NFT-related projects with real use cases can run effectively on the network. Aleph Zero can be a potential game changer, especially once the privacy layer is fully implemented.

Brian Nguyen


Information submitted by players will remain confidential through the use of Aleph Zero’s Zero-Knowledge proof solutions to ensure that whatever happens in DRKVRS, stays in DRKVRS.

Marcin Kobylecki


We can decentralize the Interlock logic without revealing how the heuristics work, or what they are computing—which is part of our advantage against malicious actors.


Principal Engineer

Applications under development

With the mainnet launch, Aleph Zero has seen a notable initial adoption within the developer community. Our flexible environment will be familiar for builders who are already accustomed with Rust and the Substrate stack.

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An easy-to-use browser wallet extension for accessing Aleph Zero and 150+ other blockchains

Cardinal Cryptography

Co-founded by Adam Gagol, Antoni Zolciak, Michal Swietek, and Matthew Niemerg, Cardinal Cryptography is the core developer of the Aleph Zero technology — consensus protocol, blockchain, and more.

Tangem Wallet

The first hardware wallet solution for storing your AZERO.


ArtZero is an NFT marketplace built on Aleph Zero. Get quick and easy access to digital collectibles.

Nightly Wallet

Nightly is a non-custodial wallet solution for NEAR, Solana, Aptos, SUI and Aleph Zero.


The identity layer of web3


AZERO.ID is the first-ever private domain name service built on Aleph Zero

Kudelski Security

Straightforward, strategic cybersecurity consulting able to deliver the most powerful market differentiator of all: trust.


A modern take on CryptoPunks, with redesigned art, traits, and style.


Common is a multichain set of tools that brings innovation to on-chain trading. Make your trades fast, private, and respectful of AML/CFT regulations.


Panorama Swap is an innovative decentralized exchange built on Aleph Zero.


DRKVRS aims to be a unique experience for metaverse users as it will allow participants the opportunity to access the darkest recesses of their imagination in a safe and secure environment.


An open-source framework to create scalable and performant indexers

Kudelski Security

Straightforward, strategic cybersecurity consulting able to deliver the most powerful market differentiator of all: trust.

Nova Wallet

Nova is a cryptocurrency wallet for both experienced users and those that are just getting started in the space. The project’s goal is to provide a user-friendly mobile experience for tokens issued using the Substrate framework—such as Aleph Zero.

Driving Web3 adoption

Aleph Zero bridges the gap between scalability, security, developer friendliness, and cost of use. 
Moreover, the network will boast a native privacy stack to further enable you to build solutions that strike the balance between transparency and privacy.

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Smart contracts
Automatic payments and shared revenue agreement
Supply chain management
Automatic tax payment
Game assets
Transparent public document access
Asset digitization
Wallet & DEX
Notary signatory

Community of over 200,000 people

Join us and get involved in a number of ongoing educational activities run not only by the core team but also by the community directly.

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