How to Transfer Solana (SOL) from Coinbase to STEPN

STEPN is a new web3 move-to-earn NFT lifestyle application that motivates people to walk, jog, and run by incentivizing them.

To play STEPN, you need to fund the STEPN wallet with Solana (SOL).

To transfer Solana (SOL) from Coinbase to the STEPN wallet, you need to copy your STEPN wallet address.

In case you have not created a STEPN wallet account, you need to create it first.

Then, paste the STEPN address into your Coinbase account.

Complete the verification process.

Steps to Transfer Solana (SOL) from Coinbase to STEPN

  1. Launch the STEPN Application
  2. Navigate to Wallet
  3. Create a New Wallet
  4. Copy the STEPN Receive Address
  5. Click Send/ Receive
  6. Paste the STEPN Address and Amount of SOL
  7. Complete the Authentication
  8. Check your STEPN Wallet

1. Launch the STEPN Application

After completing the account setup and getting the activation code, you will be able to log in to STEPN.

Open the STEPN application.

In case you have not downloaded STEPN, you can download it here: Android and iOS.

2. Navigate to Wallet

After getting into the STEPN application, you will be on the homepage.

You could see a wallet icon in the top right corner of your mobile screen.

Tap on it.

Transfer Solana (SOL) from Coinbase to STEPN

Now, you will be able to see two tabs: Spending and Wallet.

Tap on Wallet.

Transfer Solana (SOL) from Coinbase to STEPN

3. Create a New Wallet

If you have already created a STEPN wallet, you can skip this step.

Upon tapping on Wallet, there will be a wallet pop-up.

You can create a new wallet or you will be able to import a wallet using the Seed Phrase.

Since STEPN recommends going with a new wallet, tap on Create a new wallet.

Transfer SOL from Coinbase to STEPN

After tapping on Create a new wallet, STEPN will ask you to set up a password.

This password will be used to lock/ unlock the wallet in your current device.

Then, it will show you a Seed Phrase.

Write it down and make sure you store it in multiple locations where you only have access to it.

If somebody knows your seed phrase, they will have full access to your STEPN wallet.

Refer to this guide to store your STEPN wallet seed phrase safely: Best Practices for Storing and Securing the STEPN Wallet Seed Phrase.

4. Copy the STEPN Receive Address

After setting the password and storing the seed phrase safely, you will land in the wallet area.

If you have already created a STEPN wallet, upon tapping on Wallet, you will land in the wallet area. 

There you could see three options: Receive, Transfer, and Trade.

Tap on Receive.

Transfer Solana (SOL) from Coinbase to STEPN

Now, you will be able to see the QR code along with your STEPN wallet address.

Transfer Solana (SOL) from Coinbase to STEPN

Tap on Copy Address or you could scan the QR code.

5. Click Send/ Receive

Sign in to your Coinbase account.

You will land on your dashboard.

There you will be able to see Send/ Receive in the upper right corner of the webpage.

Click Send/ Receive.

6. Paste the STEPN Address and Amount of SOL

After clicking Send/ Receive, there will be a Send window.

Here, you need to enter the amount of SOL that you wish to send.

You can also enter the amount in the fiat currency by clicking the conversion icon.

Then, select SOL in the Pay with field.

Lastly, paste the STEPN wallet address that you have copied in Step 4 in the To field.

The Note field is the optional one. If you want you can mention something for your reference.

Click Continue.

Transfer Solana (SOL) from Coinbase to STEPN

7. Complete the Authentication

After clicking Continue, there will be a confirmation pop-up.

Take the time to review the address, amount, and gas fee.

Click Send Now.

Next, you need to authenticate the transfer.

Now, you will receive a verification code on your registered phone number.

To proceed with the transfer, you need to enter the verification code.

8. Check your STEPN Wallet

Your transfer will be successful after submitting the verification code.

You can head back to your STEPN application and check the SOL balance. 

You have successfully transferred SOL from Coinbase to the STEPN wallet.

Conclusion

Transferring SOL from Coinbase to STEPN is a straightforward task.

Usually, it takes no longer than 5 minutes to transfer SOL into the STEPN wallet. If you encounter any delays, that is because of the Solana blockchain network congestion.

To transfer SOL from Coinbase to STEPN wallet, there will be a network fee of 0.01 SOL.

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