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Astar zkEVM

What is Astar zkEVM?

Astar zkEVM serves as a versatile solution for global enterprises, accelerating the adoption of blockchain technology not just in Japan, but on a global scale. It positions itself in particular as a gateway for international gaming and entertainment ventures to tap into the lucrative Japanese market. Central to Astar's innovation is its adoption of Ethereum Layer-2 Scaling solution.

Key attributes of the Astar zkEVM include:

  • Scalability that ensures smooth operations even during high transaction volumes via zero-knowledge technology.
  • EVM equivalency.
  • Security mechanisms dereived from Ethereum, ensuring a robust and secure framework.
  • Trustless interoperability with Ethereum, making diverse integrations smoother.
  • Significantly reduced transaction costs compared to Ethereum, making it economically advantageous for users.

For more information, check out the zkEVM FAQ page.