BNB Chain vs Cosmos

BNB Chain 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

BNB ChainCosmos
Created byChangpeng ZhaoEthan Buchman and Jae Kwon
Native tokenBNBATOM
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256SHA-256
Supports EVMYesNo
Block time (secs)31
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.35$0.01
Staking rewards (APR)0%25.4%

High-level Comparisons

Is BNB Chain faster than Cosmos?

No, BNB Chain only processes 2200 transactions per second. Cosmos processes up to 10000.

Is BNB Chain cheaper than Cosmos?

No, BNB Chain has an average transaction fee of $0.35, whereas Cosmos costs $0.01.