BNB Chain vs Cardano

BNB Chain and Cardano 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 ChainCardano
Created byChangpeng ZhaoCharles Hoskinson
Native tokenBNBADA
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256EdDSA
Supports EVMYesNo
Block time (secs)320
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.35$0.18
Staking rewards (APR)0%5%

High-level Comparisons

Is BNB Chain faster than Cardano?

Yes, BNB Chain can process 2200 transactions per second. Cardano only processes up to 250.

Is BNB Chain cheaper than Cardano?

Yes, BNB Chain has an average transaction fee of $0.35, whereas Cardano costs $0.18.