BNB Chain vs XRP

BNB Chain and XRP 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

Created byChangpeng ZhaoJed McCaleb, Arthur Britto and David Schwartz
Native tokenBNBXRP
Consensus algorithmPoSRPCA
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256RPCA
Supports EVMYesNo
Block time (secs)310
Supports smart contractsYesNo
Average transaction fee$0.35$0.0002
Staking rewards (APR)0%3.03%

High-level Comparisons

Is BNB Chain faster than XRP?

Yes, BNB Chain can process 2200 transactions per second. XRP only processes up to 1500.

Is BNB Chain cheaper than XRP?

Yes, BNB Chain has an average transaction fee of $0.35, whereas XRP costs $0.0002.