BNB Chain vs Stellar

BNB Chain and Stellar 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 ChainStellar
Created byChangpeng ZhaoJed McCaleb
Native tokenBNBXLM
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256SCP
Supports EVMYesNo
Block time (secs)35
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.35$8.5e-9
Staking rewards (APR)0%1%

High-level Comparisons

Is BNB Chain faster than Stellar?

Yes, BNB Chain can process 2200 transactions per second. Stellar only processes up to 200.

Is BNB Chain cheaper than Stellar?

Yes, BNB Chain has an average transaction fee of $0.35, whereas Stellar costs $8.5e-9.