Price information

Setup $0.00
Registration $41.90
Renewal $41.90
Transfer (including annual fee) $41.90
Change of the owner $0.00
Modification of domain data $0.00

Useful information about domains

Trends & General Information

The domain describes a domain of second level, which is used mainly in the German-speaking business area. It's a derivate of the .com domain, which was introduced in 1985 as generic top level domain for commercial use. The additional second level domain .de demonstrates an orientation to the German country. Please feel free to treat the domain as a combination of Internet country code top-level domain .de domain for Germany and the commercial .com domain.

It is possible for every interested Webmaster around the world to buy and register his desired domain.

General Information

Domain transfer domain transfer is possible
Transfer auth-code An auth-code is required for the transfer of a domain
Domain security You can set a transfer lock for your domain
Change of ownership Change of ownership is possible for domains
Internationalized Domain Names (IDN) Your domain cannot contain special characters
Numeric domains A domain cannot consist only of numbers
Registry CentralNic (Website | Regulations)


New registration 1 year up to max. 10 years
Renewal 1 year up to max. 9 years
Duration of registration It takes a few seconds to register the domain.
Notice period The notice period for termination is 8 days before the domain expires.

Special provisions

Domain length A domain may be between 1 - 63 characters long. Hyphens may be used, but not at the beginning or at the end of the domain, and not 2 consecutive (for example, aa

additional Information


The already mentioned combination of country-specific and generic domain results in a very limited field of use for the domain: Mainly companies with their registered office in Germany or institutions with an economic connection to the Federal Republic use the potential of the domain to offer visitors a German-language, demonstrate commercial direction.

Every Internet user is free to buy and register an Internet address with the top-level domain Especially if the desired .de or .com domain is already taken, it makes sense for companies to use the domain as an alternative. Due to the relatively young age of this domain, many attractive web addresses are still available, which you can buy and register directly in real time online at easyname. 3 and 63 characters are available, special characters and pure number domains are of course allowed.


Unfortunately no accurate statistics exist concerning the spread of; it is conceivable that only a few companies use the enormous potential domains offer. In any case, we highly recommends you to buy and register your domains as alternative, if your originally desired domains are already taken.