||Gold coins and bars are available in the denominations of 10 gm.
||Digital gold can be bought and sold by weight or fixed worth.
||Physical gold prices are not uniform.
||Digital gold prices are uniform throughout the country.
||Physical gold is stored either at home or locker and hence are exposed to risks of theft.
||Digital gold exists only in paper form.
||Making charges of 20%-30% are levied on physical gold.
||3% GST is levied on digital gold.
||Physical gold can be exchanged through a jeweller.
||Digital gold is redeemed through bullion, cash, and coins easily.
||Gains from less than 3 years of investment are taxed as per one's income tax slabs. On the other hand, profits from the investment that are held for more than 3 years are taxed at 20% with indexation benefit.
||Taxation of digital gold is similar to that of physical gold.