BNB Chain vs Aptos

BNB Chain and Aptos 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

BNB ChainAptos
Created byChangpeng ZhaoAvery Ching
Native tokenBNBAPT
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256KECCAK-256
Supports EVMYesYes
Block time (secs)34
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.35$0.0000012
Staking rewards (APR)0%7%

High-level Comparisons

Is BNB Chain faster than Aptos?

No, BNB Chain only processes 2200 transactions per second. Aptos processes up to 160000.

Is BNB Chain cheaper than Aptos?

No, BNB Chain has an average transaction fee of $0.35, whereas Aptos costs $0.0000012.