Cosmos vs Ethereum Classic

Cosmos and Ethereum Classic 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

CosmosEthereum Classic
Created byEthan Buchman and Jae KwonVitalik Buterin
Native tokenATOMETC
Consensus algorithmPoSPoW
Hashing algorithmSHA-256KECCAK-256
Supports EVMNoYes
Block time (secs)113
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.01$0.0001
Staking rewards (APR)25.4%%

High-level Comparisons

Is Cosmos faster than Ethereum Classic?

Yes, Cosmos can process 10000 transactions per second. Ethereum Classic only processes up to 15.

Is Cosmos cheaper than Ethereum Classic?

Yes, Cosmos has an average transaction fee of $0.01, whereas Ethereum Classic costs $0.0001.