What are the Units of Ethereum (ETH)?

Ethereum units are actually called Ether units. Ethereum is the name of the technology that supports the Ether cryptocurrency. Find out more in this breakdown of what is Ethereum, or find out how to buy Ethereum.

Ether has 18 digits behind the point unlike cents in dollars and euros which only have 2 digits. So to makes things easier the units have different names. This comes in handy mostly when and/or if the price of ether goes up significantly.

Ether Units Table

Unit nameDecimal
Wei0.000000000000000001
Kwei0.000000000000001
Mwei0.000000000001
Gwei0.000000001
Microether0.000001
Milliether0.001
Ether1
Other Articles In This Section
What is Ethereum? An introduction to a major cryptocurrency.
Ethereum units. Breaking down the denominations of ETH.
How to buy ETH. Guide to buying and where to buy.
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