The first NFT since the Ethereum merger was minted for 300,000 BRL

Less than an hour after the profitable implementation of The Merge on the Ethereum (ETH) community, a person paid 36 ETH to make historical past and mint the first non-fungible token (NFT) on the Proof of Stake (PoS) community. In actual phrases, that is equal to greater than BRL 300,000.

The NFT in query was known as “The Transition” or “The Transition” in Portuguese. The mining befell at the peak of block 15537394 of the grid.

The irreplaceable token is a part of a set of NFTs that characteristic panda faces celebrating the transition from Ethereum to PoS. The assortment could be discovered on the OpenSea NFT market. The minimal NFT value is 0.6 ETH. That is, about R$5,000 at the present trade charge in reais.

Image of the first NFT minted on the Ethereum PoS community

The merger turns the ETH community into PoS

The merger was the most awaited replace on the Ethereum community and it efficiently befell this Thursday (15).

The replace modified the community consensus mechanism from Proof of Work (PoW) to Proof of Stake (PoS).

From now on, the community will not use mining to validate transactions. Instead, validators might want to lock 32 Ether into sensible contracts to validate transactions and obtain rewards for doing so.

While there have been expectations that the improve would assist cut back community charges, the Ethereum Foundation had beforehand defined that it will not. Ultimately, The Merge, in line with the basis, is “a change to the consensus mechanism” and “not an enlargement of community capability.”

But different enhancements and options that can be applied any longer are anticipated to assist cut back charges and make transactions on the community quicker.

On the different hand, The Merge’s primary change is to make the community greener. This is as a result of migrating from Ethereum to PoS will dramatically cut back your vitality consumption by as much as 99%. Also, the replace ought to make the internet deflation.

The value of ETH might go up after The Merge

This is anticipated to draw much more funding in the Ether cryptocurrency and improve its value. At the time of writing, ETH is value round BRL 8,270.
In the final 24 hours, the value of Ether has risen by just one%, and in the final seven days, the value has retreated by roughly 4%, even on the again of the largest replace in the historical past of the Ethereum community.

Ether price chart for the last 24 hours.  Source: CoinMarketCap

Ether value chart for the final 24 hours. Source: CoinMarketCap

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