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Zum Vergleichen der Preise von Hotels und Condos auf Buchungsplattformen und Webites der Anbieter, siehe Hotel & Condo-Preisvergleich (Excel).


  • Offers conversions for 190+ currencies.
    Yon can choose between two different rates sources:

    ECB: European Central Bank
      – Rates for 30+ currencies.
      – New rates every working day at 16:00CET.

    PRO: Open ExchangeRates
      – Rates for 190+ currencies plus precious metals.
      – Supported digital currencies: Bitcoin, BitShares, Dash, DogeCoin,
         EarthCoin, Emercoin, Ethereum, Factom, Feathercoin,
         Linden Dollar, LiteCoin, Namecoin, NovaCoin, Nxt, Peercoin,
         Stellar, VertCoin, Monero, Primecoin, Ripple .
      – Rates updated hourly.
      – Optionally available via in-app purchase.
  • Rates are autoupdated in the background in the background
    every 4  hours.
  • See conversions for multiple currencies at once.
    For scenarios like hotels quoting their room rates in various currencies: one in Euro, one in Dollar and another one in the local currency Baht.
    Sorted in the sequence selected by user.
  • Precious metals: showing values for gold, silver and platinum.
    Optionally available via in-app purchase.
  • Offline mode: Works without an internet connection.
    When traveling you might not have a connection just at the wrong moment; in remote areas, in planes, just after landing before buying a local SIM card.
  • Values: In addition to seeing that 1 Euro is 43 Baht it is convenient to see that a 1000 Baht note is 23 Euro.
  • Choose commission charged.
    None, ATM rate, credit card rate, kiosk rate, custom commission.
  • Favorites.
    User add and remove currencies.
    To remove use ‚Tap and Hold‘ or right-click.
    Sorted alpabetically.
  • Zoom Conversion tab.
    For when the sun is too bright or the night was too long 🙂
  • ATM Locator.
    Links to ATM Locator in web browser.
  • Show pictures of notes and coins on Wikipedia.
    To know how they should look like.
  • Automatically preset the local currency using your current geographical location. 

Planned Features:

  • Compare hotel prices in different currencies, daily vs sum, computing taxes.
  • Unofficial, black market and alternative digital currencies
  • History graphs
  • View conversions on Apple Watch and the coming Google Pixel Watch.