Pillar Wallet - Crypto Made Easy & Free


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This Android app was first launched on 13th December 2018 and currently has more than 10000 downloads, a 3.9 stars rating from 400 users and the latest release is version 2.9.2.

Our last analysis was done on 20th February 2020 based on data found in their Google Play description and their website and their source repository. Our verdict was A wallet but not for Bitcoin (details below).

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The Analysis

This app is not a Bitcoin wallet. Neither the description nor the website claim support of BTC and when installing it, you can find tokens with “Bitcoin” in their name that can be managed with this app but none of them actually is Bitcoin.

Verdict Explained

A wallet but not for Bitcoin The app cannot send and receive BTC. We currently do not investigate other cryptocurrencies.

This app appears to not be a bitcoin wallet but might serve as a relevant app for other tokens or currencies that we currently are not looking into yet. Feel free to comment on our issue tracker if you think we missed something.