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Arbitrum Airdrop Eligibility: How to Claim Your Free

Arbitrum is a for Ethereum that aims to improve the speed, , and affordability of . Arbitrum has recently announced the of its native , ARB, which will be airdropped to eligible and on the Arbitrum platform.

In this article, we will explain what Arbitrum is, how the ARB token works, and how you can check your eligibility and claim your free ARB tokens from the airdrop.

What is Arbitrum?

Arbitrum is a protocol that enhances the capabilities of Ethereum smart contracts by moving most of the computation and storage off-chain, while preserving the and of Ethereum. Arbitrum uses a technique called , which allows users to execute on a sidechain and periodically submit proofs to the main chain. If anyone disputes the validity of a transaction, they can challenge it and trigger an on-chain verification process.

Arbitrum claims to offer several benefits over other solutions, such as:

  • Compatibility with any Ethereum , without requiring any code changes or special tools.
  • Low and fast confirmation times, thanks to the reduced congestion on the main chain.
  • High scalability and throughput, as Arbitrum can process thousands of transactions per second.
  • Flexible and customizable security parameters, as users can choose their preferred level of and finality.
  • Decentralized and permissionless operation, as anyone can deploy and use Arbitrum chains without relying on intermediaries or gatekeepers.

What is the ARB token?

The ARB token is the native of the Arbitrum protocol. It will be used to:

  • Participate in the Arbitrum , which will have the power to upgrade the protocol, allocate funds, and elect a Security Council that can perform emergency actions.
  • Delegate voting power to other users or DAOs that are involved in governance.
  • Pay for fees and services on the Arbitrum platform, such as gas fees, fees, sequencer fees, etc.
  • Incentivize network security and , as , sequencers, bridge operators, developers, and users will be rewarded with ARB tokens for their contributions.

The initial supply cap of ARB tokens is 10 billion, with a maximum rate of 2% per year. The initial token allocation is as follows:

  • 42.78% for the Arbitrum DAO
  • 26.94% for Offchain Labs team and team + advisors
  • 17.53% for Offchain Labs investors
  • 11.62% for users of the Arbitrum platform (via airdrop)
  • 1.13% for DAOs building apps on Arbitrum (via airdrop)

How to check your eligibility for the Arbitrum airdrop?

The Arbitrum airdrop will take place on March 23rd, , when the Ethereum chain reaches block 16890400. It will distribute 11.62% of the total supply of ARB tokens to eligible users and 1.13% to eligible DAOs.

To be eligible for the user airdrop, you need to have scored at least three points based on your activity on Arbitrum One (the mainnet version of Arbitrum) or Arbitrum Nova (the version of Arbitrum) before February 6th, 2023 (the snapshot date). Points could be earned by performing various actions, such as bridging funds, conducting transactions, depositing , etc. The more points you have, the more tokens you can claim.

How to claim your ARB tokens from the Arbitrum airdrop?

If you are eligible for the Arbitrum airdrop, you can claim your ARB tokens by following these simple steps:

  1. Visit the Arbitrum airdrop claim page and connect your . You can use any that supports Arbitrum, such as , Trust Wallet, imToken, etc.
  2. Click on “Check Eligibility” to see how many points and tokens you have earned. You can also see the list of actions that contributed to your score.
  3. If you are eligible, click on “Start claiming” to proceed. You will need to pay a gas fee on Ethereum to claim your tokens.
  4. Select a delegate or delegate to yourself. A delegate is a user who will represent your voting power in the Arbitrum DAO. You can choose any delegate from the list or enter an address manually. You can also delegate to yourself if you want to participate in governance directly. You can change your delegate at any time.
  5. Confirm the transaction and wait for it to be processed. Once it is done, you will receive your ARB tokens in your wallet.

Congratulations! 🎉 You have successfully claimed your free ARB tokens from the Arbitrum airdrop. You can now use them to vote on protocol upgrades, pay for fees, or them on that Arbitrum.

What are some other sources of information about Arbitrum and the airdrop?

If you want to learn more about Arbitrum and the airdrop, you can check out these sources:

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