Cardano vs Tron

Cardano and Tron 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 byCharles HoskinsonJustin Sun
Native tokenADATRON
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmEdDSAKECCAK-256
Supports EVMNoYes
Block time (secs)203
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.18$0.000005
Staking rewards (APR)5%4.2%

High-level Comparisons

Is Cardano faster than Tron?

No, Cardano only processes 250 transactions per second. Tron processes up to 2000.

Is Cardano cheaper than Tron?

No, Cardano has an average transaction fee of $0.18, whereas Tron costs $0.000005.