How to Connect OKX Chain to MetaMask

As mentioned above, the best way to add OKX Chain or any other EVM network to MetaMask is with the Chainlist application. They allow users to search for any blockchain network and connect to the verified Chain ID and Network ID in seconds to ensure users are safely interacting with the right network.

You can connect to OKX Chain in 3 simple steps:

  1. Visit Chainlist and connect your MetaMask Wallet.
  2. Search for "OKX Chain"
  3. Select "Add to MetaMask" and you're done!
Add OKX Chain to MetaMask
Add OKX Chain to MetaMask.

What is OKX Chain?

OKX Chain is a fast and secure Layer 1 EVM-compatible blockchain network powered by Delegated Proof of Stake (DPoS) consensus. It features tools for developers to create their own custom dApps, smart contracts and tokens.

OKX is also set to become the first Layer 1 chain with built-in incentive structures such as staking, yield farming and liquidity mining. OKX Chain is built for developers, businesses and individuals looking for an efficient way to execute blockchain transactions.

Who Created OKX Chain?

OKX Chain was created in 2019 by the OKEx team, one of the leading cryptocurrency exchanges in the world. They launched OKEX as a way to provide an efficient blockchain infrastructure designed for developers and businesses.  

Since its launch, OKEX has become a powerful platform for building and deploying decentralized applications (dApps) around the world. It is also home to a variety of smart contracts, tokens and other features that make it easier for users to use blockchain technology in their projects.

What are Popular Applications on OKX Chain?

According to Defillama, the most popular DeFi platforms on OKX Chain by Total Value Locked are CherrySwap (DEX), WePiggy (Lending), JSwap (DEX), KSwap Finance (DEX) and Wing Finance (Lending). Users can easily connect and use the protocols once they are connected to the correct OKX Network ID on their web 3 wallets.

Bottom Line

The OKX Chain is a powerful and secure Layer 1 EVM-compatible blockchain network that offers developers the tools to create their own custom dApps, smart contracts and tokens. By connecting MetaMask to the Chainlist application, users can easily add OKX Chain as a trusted network in just a few simple steps. With this integration, users can access the safe and secure blockchain infrastructure of OKX Chain for their projects.