Trezor, a renowned manufacturer of hardware wallets, has introduced a triumvirate of offerings tailored to cater to both neophytes and veterans in the cryptocurrency domain, enhancing the security paradigm for digital asset self-custody. The Trezor Safe 3, the latest avatar of the company’s hardware wallet lineage, makes its debut in four distinct hues, augmented by heightened security features and compatibility with a plethora of cryptocurrencies. In tandem, Trezor Keep Metal emerges as a robust backup solution for cryptographic seed phrases, ensuring their resilience against elemental and accidental damages. Rounding off the trio is a special edition of the Trezor Safe 3, exclusively dedicated to Bitcoin.
The Trezor Safe 3 encapsulates advancements such as a tamper-resistant secure element chip and maintains allegiance to the brand’s open-source ethos. It extends support to Bitcoin, Ethereum, and an expansive array of over 7,000 alternative cryptocurrencies. Integration with the Trezor Suite desktop application facilitates seamless crypto management, with each unit priced at $79.
Trezor’s Keep Metal, crafted from corrosion-resistant stainless steel, emerges as a fortress for safeguarding recovery seed phrases, ensuring their immunity to fire, water, and other potential hazards. Available for both 12-word and 24-word seeds at $99 per unit and a specialized Shamir backup model at $249 per unit, it epitomizes robust security.
Commemorating a decade since the inception of Trezor’s inaugural hardware wallet, a limited edition of 2,013 Bitcoin-exclusive Trezor Safe 3 units, echoing the company’s founding year, will grace the market. Priced at $79 each, a contribution of $21 from each transaction will bolster Trezor’s educational initiatives centered around Bitcoin.
Matěj Žák, Trezor’s CEO, elucidated the company’s strategy underpinning the new products, accentuating their role in democratizing self-custody for crypto enthusiasts at various proficiency levels. The revamped desktop and mobile applications are engineered to amplify the user experience, rendering digital asset management via Trezor’s hardware wallets and backup solutions an intuitive and secure endeavor.