Avalanche vs Tron

Avalanche and Tron 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 YinJustin Sun
Native tokenAVAXTRON
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256KECCAK-256
Supports EVMYesYes
Block time (secs)23
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.12$0.000005
Staking rewards (APR)8.96%4.2%

High-level Comparisons

Is Avalanche faster than Tron?

Yes, Avalanche can process 4500 transactions per second. Tron only processes up to 2000.

Is Avalanche cheaper than Tron?

Yes, Avalanche has an average transaction fee of $0.12, whereas Tron costs $0.000005.