Monero-Classic is Monero original chain retained after Monero team initiated hard fork at block height 1546000 to be anti-ASIC. Monero-Classic is based on CryptoNote protocol and retains all parameters and features of the original Monero chain. Monero-Classic team will continue to build the ecosystem based on original Monero features, making original chain of Monero and its surrounding ecosystem thrive.
Monero-Classic is a decentralized cryptocurrency, meaning it is secure digital cash operated by a network of users. Transactions are confirmed by distributed consensus and then immutably recorded on the blockchain. Third-parties do not need to be trusted to keep your Monero-Classic safe.
Monero-Classic uses ring signatures, ring confidential transactions, and stealth addresses to obfuscate the origins, amounts, and destinations of all transactions. Monero-Classic provides all the benefits of a decentralized cryptocurrency, without any of the typical privacy concessions.
Sending and receiving addresses as well as transacted amounts are obfuscated by default. Transactions on the Monero-Classic blockchain cannot be linked to a particular user or real-world identity.