It’s been a busy day for two of the world’s top cryptocurrencies: Ethereum and Tron. Well, the currency created by Vitalik Buterin is putting the finishing touches before the launch of its new version, ETH 2.0. Justin Sun’s cryptocurrency would not be left behind against his great rival. Well, after days of information about the new version of the currency, Sun has announced in the Tweet the day the countdown begins for Tron 4.0:
Justin Sun’s countdown
Since Tron’s birth, Justin Sun’s cryptocurrency has been the closest thing to an “arch enemy” Ethereum has ever had. And it is that, from the first day, accusations arose from ETH users. Those who argued that Tron’s white paper was basically a copy of Ethereum’s.
Although several years have passed since then, and Tron has evolved with its own characteristics. The rivalry between the two cryptocurrencies has done nothing but increase. To the point where, amid all the excitement generated by the upcoming release of ETH 2.0, the new version of Ethereum. Justin Sun has tried to steal attention from Ethereum and direct it to his currency, announcing the update of it to Tron 4.0.
This new version of Tron would bring, according to Sun and the Tron Foundation, multiple news especially in terms of privacy. Allowing TRC 20 tokens to activate a private mode that hides the origin and amount of transactions. As well as updates that will make operations faster by improving scalability. And now, Justin Sun has announced the start of the countdown for Tron 4.0.
“20 days countdown for the Great Journey: #TRON 4.0 #TRONZ #TRX $ TRX“
Thus, and against even the most optimistic estimates, it seems that version 4.0 of Tron will be implemented in just 20 days. In a move that, if it turns out as Justin Sun expects it, could put your cryptocurrency to compete against Ethereum. Starting what can be a real war between the two giants, to control the sector of smart contracts and decentralized applications in the crypto world.