Join the ecosystem that is scaling Ethereum's technology while also scaling its values through retroactive public goods funding.
To start using the variety of apps across DeFi, NFT, Gaming, and more on OP Mainnet you'll need a wallet with some ETH to cover transaction costs.
If you're brand new to crypto, no problem! It only takes 3 steps:
Keep reading for more detailed steps!
Step 1 - Download a wallet
Your wallet is like your universal account — instead of creating new accounts on every website, just connect your wallet to use apps on OP Mainnet. Wallets allow you to store digital assets like ETH and interact with apps on OP Mainnet.
There are many different wallets to choose from.
If you're new to OP Mainnet, the recommended wallets from the community are:
Additionally, you can view some of the most popular wallets people are using with OP Mainnet on our ecosystem page.
Step 2 - Add the OP Mainnet network to your wallet (optional)
OP Mainnet support is already enabled on Coinbase Wallet and Rainbow Wallet by default. To add OP Mainnet to MetaMask follow this guide.
Step 3 - Fund your wallet with ETH
To try an app on OP Mainnet you'll need ETH to pay for transaction fees. You can deposit ETH directly onto OP Mainnet from a debit or credit card, an exchange, or from other blockchains using a bridge.
There are three main options to get ETH onto OP Mainnet:
- Centralized Exchange (recommended)
- By card
- Payment service providers allow you to buy Ethereum on OP Mainnet with a debit/credit card or Apple Pay. To view a list of on-ramps visit our ecosystem page.
You're all set to explore OP Mainnet!
Made it this far? Congratulations! If you've followed the above steps you now have a wallet thats funded and setup to use on OP Mainnet.
If you have any questions reach out to #user-support on Discord!