How to buy and sell cryptocurrency on OKX

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OKX Learn
2020.08.24

We've made it super simple to buy and sell crypto on OKX. In this step-by-step guide, we'll walk you through the process in three steps.

Step 1: Log in to your OKX account

Before you can start buying or selling crypto, you must first log in to your OKX account. To do so, click Login in the upper right-hand corner of the OKX homepage. If you do not yet have an account, click Sign up and complete the registration process.

Log in to your OKX account

Step 2: Access Buy Crypto

Once you have logged in to your OKX account, click Buy Crypto in the upper left-hand corner of the screen.

Click Buy Crypto

Step 3: Select your payment method

Choose how you would like to buy or sell cryptocurrency. There are two primary options on OKX:

  1. Our Buy crypto feature, which allows you to quickly buy crypto
  2. Our P2P Marketplace, which allows you to buy or sell crypto with other users

1. Using the OKX Buy crypto feature

  1. Select the cryptocurrency you want to buy and the currency you want to use.
  2. Choose the amounts of currency and crypto.
  3. Select your preferred payment method.
  4. Once your payment is confirmed, the crypto you bought will be automatically transferred to your OKX account.

Buy crypto on OKX

2. Using the OKX P2P Marketplace

  1. Click on Buy crypto and select P2P trading in the menu.
  2. Click on the currency dropdown menu to select your desired currency.
  3. Select either Buy or Sell tabs.
  4. Select a user you want to exchange crypto with.
  5. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the transaction.

For detailed step-by-step instructions, please refer to the guide on how to buy and sell crypto P2P on the OKX app.