Cosmos vs Aptos

Cosmos and Aptos 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 byEthan Buchman and Jae KwonAvery Ching
Native tokenATOMAPT
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmSHA-256KECCAK-256
Supports EVMNoYes
Block time (secs)14
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.01$0.0000012
Staking rewards (APR)25.4%7%

High-level Comparisons

Is Cosmos faster than Aptos?

No, Cosmos only processes 10000 transactions per second. Aptos processes up to 160000.

Is Cosmos cheaper than Aptos?

No, Cosmos has an average transaction fee of $0.01, whereas Aptos costs $0.0000012.