NKN price chart

The below NKN price chart tracks the price of NKN against AUD over time. The rate shown is indicative only as actual buy / sell rates depend on market liquidity and fees at the time of quotation.

Market cap


Volume 24hr



700.0M NKN

Max supply

1.0B NKN

What is NKN?

✓Decentralised internet ✓Share network connections ✓Utilize unused bandwidth

NKN, or New Kind of Network, is a peer-to-peer network protocol that provides infrastructure for a decentralized internet. It incentivises users to share network connections and utilize unused bandwidth to facilitate payments, transactions, and messages.

NKN has already launched several dApps, including an encrypted secure mobile wallet and chat application (nMobile), a content delivery network (nCDN), and a server-less, secure, and private chat (D-chat). The NKN utility token is used to access and share data on the network.

NKN was founded in January 2018 by Zheng "Bruce" Li along with a group of entrepreneurs and engineers from companies like Google, Nokia, QCOM, Baidu, and Onchain.

How do I buy NKN?

  1. Deposit funds into your Cointree account using our fast and convenient options.
  2. Enter the amount of NKN that you would like to buy.
  3. Confirm your purchase and NKN will be instantly delivered to your Cointree account.

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Why is Cointree the best place to buy NKN in Australia?

Easy and convenient

Easily deposit Australian dollars using a convenient method such as PayId/OSKO and then simply follow our step-by-step instructions to make your first purchase of NKN.

Fast and transparent

Buy NKN in Australia within minutes. Our low fees are backed up with transparent quotes, so you can buy more NKN with every dollar invested.

Safe and secure

Buy NKN with confidence knowing that you're using an AUSTRAC regulated Australian exchange that's been operating since 2013 and is protected with bank-level encryption.

Made for you

An intuitive platform built for our members, featuring 100’s of coins and thousands of trading pairs. Plus, tracking of your portfolio performance can be done with ease.

What can you do with your NKN?

Hold NKN

Many members buy and hold their NKN as a long-term investment. You can hold your NKN in your free multicoin wallet on Cointree or transfer it to a private wallet.

Trade NKN

You can instantly trade any portion of your NKN for any other digital currency within just a few clicks, and at the lowest rates in Australia.

Send NKN

When you buy NKN in Australia with Cointree, you can quickly and easily send your NKN to any other NKN wallet.

Spend NKN

You can spend NKN purchased in Australia when you’re online shopping or in physical stores. More and more Australian businesses are accepting NKN every day.

Learn About NKN

Cointree provides a comprehensive [learning hub](/learn/) to turn you from a beginner buying their first NKN, to an expert holding a diversified portfolio of cryptocurrencies.

Pay Bills With NKN

You can pay your Australian BPAY bills using NKN or any of your other digital currencies.

Buy in just a few minutes

Start with as little as AUD $25 and deposit instantly with your bank account.