Send bitcoin from coinbase

How To Send Bitcoin From Coinbase

If you want to trade in cryptocurrencies, you need a trustable platform for that and your search with Coinbase. 

Coinbase is a global digital asset exchange (GDAX) company. Coinbase gives you a platform to sell or buy bitcoins and similar currencies.

Coinbase is one of the most widely used cryptocurrency platforms. You can also trade in a no. of cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, etherium, litecoin and many more.

If you don’t wanna get involved in trading, you can use Coinbase wallet. Yes, Coinbase also provides wallet facility to store your digital currencies. 

You need a coinbase account to perform transactions. You can signup using your email address. Here are the things you need to provide to Coinbase while opening your account.

  • Your email id
  • Your personal details and address
  • Govt. Id like Driver’s license 

You can use debit or credit cards to load your coinbase wallet (up to $200) but for big amounts you can transfer via bank account.

You can also send bitcoins to your paypal account but your bitcoins will be transferred to local currency at the current conversion rate.

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How to Send Bitcoins From Coinbase

If you are new to coinbase and wanna know how to send bitcoins from coinbase wallet. I am discussing the whole process in a step by step manner.

You can use 3 platforms to send bitcoins from coinbase –

  • Web browser
  • Android App
  • ios App (For iPhone users)

Assuming that you already have an account with coinbase, let’s understand the process of all the 3 platforms one by one.

#1. Using Web Browser

Sign in to Coinbase.com using any web browser like Google Chrome or Apple Safari.

  • After signing in you will be landed to the dashboard.
  • Go to your Portfolio option available in the top menu of dashboard.
How To Send Bitcoin From Coinbase
  • Select bitcoin from the list of your different cryptocurrencies. 
  • Click on the send button
How To Send Bitcoin From Coinbase
  • You will get two options here – Wallet Address (To send bitcoin from Coinbase to an external wallet) or Email Address (To send bitcoin via email). Select your preferred sending option.
  • In the amount field, enter the bitcoin amount you’d like to send. You can also enter the amount in your local currency like $100.
  • Click on ‘Continue’.
  • Confirm transaction details and your bitcoins will be sent.

#2. Using Android App

You can download the Coinbase app from Google Playstore and install in your android phone.

How To Send Bitcoin From Coinbase
  • Open Coinbase app in your android phone (you must be signed in)
  • Scroll down and in the bottom, you will see multiple options there like home, prices, portfolio, and settings.
  • Click on ‘Portfolio’
  • Click on Bitcoin from the asset lists.
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  • Select the bitcoin wallet from which you want to send bitcoins.
How To Send Bitcoin From Coinbase

In the top right corner, you will see two sending options – QR code and Send button (paper plane icon)

How To Send Bitcoin From Coinbase

#1. Using wallet address

  • Click on ‘paper airplane’ option.
  • Fill the amount you wanna send and click on ‘Continue’
  • Enter the email or wallet address and any notes you wish to include
  • Review the transaction details and complete the process.

#2. Using QR code

  • Select the QR icon in the upper right
  • Scan the QR code. 
  • Fill the desired amount and tap on ‘Continue’
  • Review the transaction details and complete the process by tapping on send button.

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#3. Using IOS App (For iPhone Users)

If you are using an iPhone, you can download the Coinbase app from the App store.

How To Send Bitcoin From Coinbase
  • Open the App in your iPhone (you must be singed in)
  • Select the menu icon in the top left of your iPhone and open the navigation bar
  • Select the bitcoin wallet

#1. Using wallet address

  • Click on the ‘paper airplane’ option.
  • Fill the amount you wanna send and click on ‘Continue’
  • Enter the email or wallet address and any notes you wish to include
  • Review the transaction details and complete the process.

#2. Using QR code

  • Select the QR icon in the upper right
  • Scan the QR code. 
  • Fill the desired amount and tap on ‘Continue’
  • Review the transaction details and complete the process by tapping on send button.

The Bottom Line

Now you have understood how simple it is to send bitcoins from coinbase wallet. You just need your phone or computer and it will take no longer than sending an email to your pal.

If you need more information regarding bitcoins, just let me know in the comments. 

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