HEX is an ASIC resistant, Proof of Work (PoW) algorithm. Similar to X16R, it is comprised of sixteen different algorithms; Blake, Blue Midnight Wish, Grøstl, JH, Keccak, Skein, Luffa, Cubehash, Shavite, Simd, Echo, Hamsi, Fugue, Shabal 256, Whirlpool and SHA-2. The differences between X16R and HEX is the way they sequence the algorithms. HEX has got more than eighteen quadrillion scenarios, which gives it its ASIC resistance.
Currently, we list 2 cryptocurrencies for the HEX algorithm.