Avalanche vs TON

Avalanche and TON 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 byEmin Gün Sirer, Kevin Sekniqi, and Ted YinNikolai and Pavel Durov
Native tokenAVAXTON
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256KECCAK-256
Supports EVMYesNo
Block time (secs)25
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.12$0.012375
Staking rewards (APR)8.96%6.85%

High-level Comparisons

Is Avalanche faster than TON?

No, Avalanche only processes 4500 transactions per second. TON processes up to 1000000.

Is Avalanche cheaper than TON?

No, Avalanche has an average transaction fee of $0.12, whereas TON costs $0.012375.