Dogecoin vs Polkadot

Dogecoin and Polkadot 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 byBilly Markus and Jackson PalmerGavin Wood, Robert Habermeier and Peter Czaban
Native tokenDOGEDOT
Consensus algorithmPoWPoS
Hashing algorithmSHA-256BLAKE2
Supports EVMNoNo
Block time (secs)606
Supports smart contractsNoYes
Average transaction fee$0.22$0.08792
Staking rewards (APR)0%14.5%

High-level Comparisons

Is Dogecoin faster than Polkadot?

No, Dogecoin only processes 30 transactions per second. Polkadot processes up to 1000.

Is Dogecoin cheaper than Polkadot?

No, Dogecoin has an average transaction fee of $0.22, whereas Polkadot costs $0.08792.