BNB Chain vs Ethereum Classic

BNB Chain and Ethereum Classic 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 ChainEthereum Classic
Created byChangpeng ZhaoVitalik Buterin
Native tokenBNBETC
Consensus algorithmPoSPoW
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256KECCAK-256
Supports EVMYesYes
Block time (secs)313
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.35$0.0001
Staking rewards (APR)0%%

High-level Comparisons

Is BNB Chain faster than Ethereum Classic?

Yes, BNB Chain can process 2200 transactions per second. Ethereum Classic only processes up to 15.

Is BNB Chain cheaper than Ethereum Classic?

Yes, BNB Chain has an average transaction fee of $0.35, whereas Ethereum Classic costs $0.0001.