Are you ready to put your new iPhone 6S to good use? If you love Bitcoin, it is time to fill the iPhone with the best Bitcoin apps on the market. Use your Bitcoins anywhere you go, with the best wallets, games, and convenient services that the world’s most advanced currency provides. Apple struggled with the new Bitcoin currency app concept, but got on board last year and are finally offering great apps for the Bitcoin community.
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Here are the Top 8 Bitcoin Apps that work on your iPhone, and are free, with convenient links to them.
Blockchain Wallet App
Blockchain claims over three million Bitcoin wallets, and to be the most popular Bitcoin wallet provider online, and their app can be an asset to any Bitcoin owner. Blockchain offers PIN protection, open source, it supports over 20 local currencies worldwide and allows you to easily send and receive Bitcoin payments. Text or email notifications, QR Code, merchant maps, swipe between screens and more. It’s rating is lower than Coinbase, at four stars overall. You will need 8.0 to run this app.
Coinbase Wallet App
Coinbase has designed this new app for iOS to provide great digital money operation on any mobile with Apple iOS 8.0 and up. Store your Bitcoin with no fees, buy and sell Bitcoin instantly, and shop with Bitcoin all from your iPhone. Check Bitcoin balances and transaction history for all your accounts in a glance. Send bitcoin via email or QR code, without fees. Bank level security means your bitcoins are safe. Set a passcode to protect the app. Remotely disable your phone's access if it is lost or stolen and get real-time and historical bitcoin price charts. 130 reviews give it 4.5 out of 5 stars.
Coin ATM Radar
If you ever want to find a local Bitcoin ATM, especially in a foreign city, this app is for you. The Coin ATM Radar application represents the up-to-date bitcoin ATM map, which can be used to find locations of bitcoin ATMs in your vicinity.
Locate the closest Bitcoin ATM and check details before you visit (fees, limits, bitcoin ATM type), get directions how to get there. The most comprehensive data of ATMs includes all well-known bitcoin ATM types: Lamassu, SkyHook, Robocoin, BitAccess, Genesis Coin, GeneralBytes and other manufacturers.
It will even help you can find dogecoin, litecoin and blackcoin ATMs! It has a 4+ rating and requires iOS 7.0.
This app has a 4.5 rating over 50 reviews and requires 8.0 to operate. With Airbitz, only you have access to your funds or transaction data, not Airbitz or any 3rd party. You get the financial privacy and autonomy Bitcoin was designed for with the ease of use even grandma could handle.
With a focus on delivering an amazing user experience, the Airbitz wallet allows you to pay using Bluetooth (BLE) without needing QR codes. Simple account creation using just a login & password (no printing of PDFs, writing down passphrases, or adding encryption settings). Automatic encrypted wallet backup to redundant peer-to-peer cloud servers. And users get One-touch 2-Factor Authentication for the easiest-to-secure wallet in the world.
Fold is NOT available as an app on Apple iOS, yet, but the unique selling proposition is so good, I had to share it here. How would you like to save 20% on anything you buy at Starbucks? Load $8 in Bitcoin to Fold, and you will get $10 in credit at Starbucks! Pretty sweet, huh?
Here is the link to their site, and you can add your email to get updated on when their iOS mobile app is released shortly.
Leave your mining rig at home and stay up to date no matter where you are with BTC Miner’s Apple Mobile App. Enjoy having all your mining statistics provided by one or multiple pools right in your pocket. Data will automatically refresh every minute or, you can do it manually by pressing the bitcoin button.
BTC Miner can support multiple pools simultaneously. If you have more than one account/pool set, you can browse them separately or see all results combined. BTC Miner also lets you convert all your mining results to USD, EUR, RUB, SEK, GBP and many other currencies, based on the latest available exchange rates.
You’ll only need iOS 5.0 and it currently sports a 4.5 rating after almost 70 reviews.
Compatible with iOS 6.0 and above, Bitcoin Billionaire is an idle clicker that's all about raking in bitcoins and building up a massive fortune! You start with almost nothing: a run-down office, a rickety old desk, a crummy computer. By tapping the screen, you can mine virtual bitcoins and slowly increase your wealth. Spend digital dough to upgrade that awful furniture into swanky things like entertainment centers and priceless works of art.
If you're smart, you'll spend some of that money on investments to help you earn while you're away. And don't worry, investments aren't as boring as in real life. How could robot butlers, virtual reality, and holographic dating be anything but awesome? Over 2400 reviews have given it an aggregate overall 5.0 rating (even though there are some featured reviews that are less than 5-stars)
Game of Birds
Game of Birds is the first Apple game app to allow users to earn Bitcoin.
In the town of Nesteros, a little chick has been trapped under an avalanche of owls! Strategically place bombs to blow them up and let the chick fly to freedom! Set in a Medieval time zone Game of Birds or "GoB" is the new puzzle game that runs on your iPhone and iPad. You can use a variety of different bombs but watch out for Foxes, Zombie viruses, and Wild Fires! Collect real Bitcoin Tips along the way and have it sent to your wallet! 44 owl exploding levels spanned over two worlds, with extra levels constantly being added in the future!
You will need iOS 9.0, and keep up with the updates religiously, to continue to earn BTC with this entertaining app, but it is so worth it!