The opBNB network is a layer 2 scaling solution for BSC (BNB Smart Chain). It is built on the Optimism OP Stack technology framework and allows developers to build Web3 applications such as games and social networking on opBNB.
opBNB is compatible with EVM. This feature allows developers to quickly and easily deploy smart contracts and build DApps on opBNB. Compared to BSC, opBNB has higher throughput and lower transaction costs.
Learn more: opBNB details
imToken now supports asset management and token discovery on the opBNB chain, and provides a quick entrance to ecological applications. Let us experience it together~
How to use opBNB with imToken?
Switching to opBNB wallet
Open the ETH wallet, click "Ethereum" at the top of the page to enter the network switching page, and select "opBNB Mainnet" to switch to the opBNB wallet.
Receiving and transferring funds
In the opBNB wallet, You can click "Transfer" or "Receive" and then perform the corresponding operation.
Click "Receive ", share the QR code or copy the address and send it to the other party.
Click "Transfer", set the type and amount of token you want to transfer, enter the receiver’s address, and then click "Next".
Note: please make sure you have sufficient BNB in your wallet to pay gas fee before transferring.
Learn more: How to withdraw BNB to imToken from exchange ?
opBNB’s ecosystem on imToken
Click "DApp" on the asset homepage to view and experience recent popular DApps on opBNB.
Switching back to ETH wallet
Click "opBNB Mainnet" at the top, and click "Ethereum" to switch to the Ethereum wallet.
Depositing and Withdrawing
Through the bridge, you can perform BNB cross-chain deposits and withdrawals between the BSC network and the opBNB network. Here we take the opBNB Bridge as an example.
1. Click "DApp" on the opBNB wallet homepage and select opBNB Bridge. Open opBNB Bridge, click "Connect" - "WallletConnect" and select imToken to complete the wallet connection.
2. Select the network you want to bridge assets to and from. Here we take sending BNB from BSC to opBNB as an example. Click "Deposit" - "Switch to BNB Smart Chain Mainnet", select the BNB token, enter the amount of BNB you want to send, and then click "Deposit" - "Approve" - "Sign" to complete the transaction.
Here is an example of transferring BNB from the opBNB network to BSC. Select "Withdraw" on the opBNB Bridge page, select BNB and enter the amount, then click "Withdraw" - "Initiate Withdrawal" - "Sign" to initiate the withdrawal.
Please note that withdrawing requires three signatures in total. Upon completing the first signature by clicking "Initiate Withdrawal," please allow 1-2 hours before opening opBNB Bridge again for the second signature. Finally, you will need to perform a third signature via opBNB Bridge upon completion of the 7-day waiting period.
For best security on large amounts of crypto, consider our hardware wallet, imKey. imKey also allows users to use the opBNB wallet.
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