BNB Chain vs Monero

BNB Chain and Monero 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 ChainMonero
Created byChangpeng ZhaoRiccardo Spagni
Native tokenBNBXMR
Consensus algorithmPoSPoW
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256randomx
Supports EVMYesNo
Block time (secs)3120
Supports smart contractsYesNo
Average transaction fee$0.35$0.001
Staking rewards (APR)0%%

High-level Comparisons

Is BNB Chain faster than Monero?

Yes, BNB Chain can process 2200 transactions per second. Monero only processes up to 1700.

Is BNB Chain cheaper than Monero?

Yes, BNB Chain has an average transaction fee of $0.35, whereas Monero costs $0.001.