Buying Crypto in Portfolio Dapp For An Easy Experience, the MetaMask Way
MetaMask’s Buy Crypto aggregator finds a new home in the comprehensive dapp for a simple purchasing journey.
In our ongoing quest to make MetaMask users’ lives easier, we are launching the Buy Crypto feature in MetaMask Portfolio for an easy purchasing experience. Simply navigate to the Buy tab in the dapp, connect your MetaMask wallet, and load up with the crypto of your choice!
MetaMask Extension users will now be redirected to MetaMask Portfolio automatically when selecting the “Buy” button in the wallet.
The ideal quote
Buying crypto on MetaMask Portfolio takes into account a number of variables to present you with a customized quote:
- Region: Available to users in 189 countries.
- Payment Method: Availability of payment methods will vary by location. Choose from debit or credit card, PayPal, Bank Transfer, or Instant ACH. Other payment methods will be added soon.
- Token: 90+ tokens available to purchase across 8 networks (Ethereum, Polygon, Optimism, Arbitrum, Binance Smart Chain, Avalanche Contract Chain, Fantom, and Celo).
- Amount: Based on the region you select and its various KYC laws, you could be subject to order limits.
Welcoming new users globally
Ever since launching the aggregator, MetaMask has been on a mission to partner with providers worldwide to help welcome anyone—regardless of where you are based—to web3.
In the past year, we’ve partnered with multiple organizations for an easy onboarding process:
And we’re working on adding more providers and payment methods to our convenient, secure, and easy-to-use aggregator service.
How to buy crypto through MetaMask
The aggregator can be accessed by directly connecting to MetaMask Portfolio or selecting the BUY button in the MetaMask extension wallet which will redirect you to portfolio.metamask.io/buy
To fund your wallet:
- Connect your MetaMask wallet to portfolio.metamask.io
- Click “Buy” to get started
- Select your region
- Select payment method
- Select the token and network you want to purchase on (example: ETH on Ethereum)
- Enter the amount desired in fiat (example: $100 of ETH)
- Click “Get Quotes.” All quotes from the different available providers will be presented and select one to continue.
- You'll be securely redirected to their website to complete the purchase and funds will be deposited in your MetaMask wallet.
In the spirit of making web3 accessible to all, we’re excited to bring this feature to the dapp for our global community. We hope you enjoy the frictionless experience, let us know what you think, and happy buying!
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