Connecting to zkEVM


Check the list of potential risks associated with the use of Polygon zkEVM in the Disclosures section.

Connect to either the Polygon zkEVM’s mainnet or the testnet.

Add the Polygon zkEVM network of your choice to your wallet by navigating to the add network input, and enter the respective network details as given in the below table:

Network RPC URL ChainID Block Explorer URL Currency
Polygon zkEVM 1101 ETH
Cardona Testnet 2442 ETH
zkEVM Testnet (Deprecating soon!) 1442 ETH

Here is a video tutorial on how to add Polygon zkEVM Testnet to MetaMask and deploy smart contracts:

Once the wallet is connected, the next step is to bridge crypto assets from Ethereum to zkEVM.

For testnet purposes, you can use the zkEVM faucet to get testnet tokens.

Last update: February 9, 2024
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