Changelly vs Shapeshift.io – comparative review table

Changelly is a platform for both quickly buying Bitcoin and purchasing altcoins (using credit cards processed by Simplex), while Shapeshift.io is primarily an exchange service that lets you convert cryptocurrencies. Some features of both platforms overlap, but there are differences between both services. The table below will help you make up your mind as to what suits you best:

ChangellyShapeshift.io
Bying crypto with fiat?yes (BTC, BCH, ETH, LTC)no
Purchase fees5% Changelly fee, 5% Simplex feen/a
Exchange fees0.50%varying fees (based on miner fees)
KYCYes, firing on “suspicious” transactionsOptional (to enjoy higher limits)
Available altcoinsdozensdozens
Membershipobligatoryrecently introduced optional
Reward systemnoyes (FOX tokens, etc.)
BTC/ETH rate at time of writing1 BTC = 32.655 ETH1 BTC = 32.549 ETH
CommentsChangelly uses Indacoin for credit card purchases. Go directly through Indacoin if you don’t need the exchange part.

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