Cryptocurrency ATMs are starting to get even more popular around the world! As of recently, there are now 24,000 cryptocurrency ATM locations around the world!
A recent report by News.Bitcoin.com, among all 75 countries that already have a cryptocurrency ATM, the US ranks at the top of the list with the most locations!
Crypto ATM Locations
The number was reportedly tracked by Coinatmradar, the crypto ATM tracking website that helps users find out where in the world there is a cryptocurrency ATM for them to withdraw from.
The machines are reportedly spread across 75 different countries with the United States topping the list with a whopping 21,161 locations. Canada comes in second with 1,698. The UK comes in third with 174 locations all in all.
Cryptocurrency ATM Popularity
As of the moment, there are 42 known cryptocurrency ATM manufacturers. Genesis Coin reportedly tops the list having 9,813 machines. The next company is General Bytes with 5,720, Bitaccess with 2,766, and last but not least, Coinsource with 1,684 machines.
The largest crypto ATM operator out of a whopping 617 operators in total is known as Bitcoin Depot that already has 3,793 machines. The next is Coin Cloud which has 2,629 machines. The last is Coinflip that has just 2,498 machines.
Popular Crypto ATM Companies
Just last week, Circle K, a leading convenience and fuel retailer, just announced that it will start deploying bitcoin ATMs spread across the US and Canada. There are more than 700 machines that are already installed in partnership with the Bitcoin Depot.
A number of operators partnered along with celebrities in order to promote the cryptocurrency ATM. Coin Cloud has just teamed up with the popular award-winning director Spike Lee to work on producing a short film called “The Currency of Currency” which would star and direct Lee.
Neil Patrick Harris to Promote Cryptocurrency
Coinflip has also announced that they will be partnering with actor and bitcoin investor Neil Patrick Harris, or Barney from How I Met Your Mother in June on a widespread marketing campaign.
Harris said that he is pleased to partner with them and start spreading the word about how the cryptocurrency ATM and online trade desk services work. This is in order for more people to gain access to what Harris described as the “exciting world of cryptocurrency.”
With more and more people investing and using crypto and the cryptocurrency ATM making it easier for crypto owners to convert and withdraw their money, we just have to wait until more and more locations start putting up their own cryptocurrency ATM! For those that aren’t holding cryptocurrencies but rather trading them, a cryptocurrency ATM is a good way to cash in on trading earnings to use in order to purchase physical items. It’s really different to purchase items with crypto!