Second largest privacy coin, Zcash’s latest “Friendly Fork,” is called Ycash. The fork that is going to happen on 18th July 2019. It is an effort to maintain a couple of prominent early tenants of the project.
Ycash will have different proof of work algorithm to make mining on standard hardware productive. It includes the ability of mining on retail hardware. As per the declaration made, the fork will happen at the block height 570000 of the present Zcash Blockchain.