Ethereum Classic vs Dogecoin

Ethereum Classic and Dogecoin 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

Ethereum ClassicDogecoin
Created byVitalik ButerinBilly Markus and Jackson Palmer
Native tokenETCDOGE
Consensus algorithmPoWPoW
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256SHA-256
Supports EVMYesNo
Block time (secs)1360
Supports smart contractsYesNo
Average transaction fee$0.0001$0.22
Staking rewards (APR)0%%

High-level Comparisons

Is Ethereum Classic faster than Dogecoin?

No, Ethereum Classic only processes 15 transactions per second. Dogecoin processes up to 30.

Is Ethereum Classic cheaper than Dogecoin?

No, Ethereum Classic has an average transaction fee of $0.0001, whereas Dogecoin costs $0.22.