Aptos vs Cosmos

Aptos and Cosmos are two popular blockchains. In this article we'll compare them across a variety of metrics. Both blockchains have their own strengths and weaknesses, and we'll explore them below.

Table of Contents

  1. Metrics
  2. Comparison

Comparing Metrics

Created byAvery ChingEthan Buchman and Jae Kwon
Native tokenAPTATOM
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256SHA-256
Supports EVMYesNo
Block time (secs)41
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.0000012$0.01
Staking rewards (APR)7%25.4%

High-level Comparisons

Is Aptos faster than Cosmos?

Yes, Aptos can process 160000 transactions per second. Cosmos only processes up to 10000.

Is Aptos cheaper than Cosmos?

Yes, Aptos has an average transaction fee of $0.0000012, whereas Cosmos costs $0.01.