What is Ledger?
Ledger wallet was launched in 2014 by eight experts with complementary backgrounds in embedded security, cryptocurrencies and entrepreneurship, united around the idea of creating secure solutions for blockchain applications. With over 1.5m Ledger wallets already sold in 165 countries, the company aims at securing the new disruptive class of crypto assets.
Ledger has developed a distinctive operating system called BOLOS, which it integrates to a secure chip for its line of wallets. So far, Ledger takes pride in being the only market player to provide this technology.
Ledger have 2 hardware wallets available for purchase. The Ledger Nano S 9which is their entry level model) and this model, the Ledger Nano X.
The Nano X is similar to the S in many regards, however, it also has a deeper feature set that supports more cryptocurrencies and apps than the Nano S is able to.
In addition, the Nano X comes with Bluetooth connectivity for the mobile app.
However, if you want to use the Ledger Live desktop software, you will need to connect the Nano X to your desktop through a cable provided on purchase.