Monero vs Aptos

Monero 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 byRiccardo SpagniAvery Ching
Native tokenXMRAPT
Consensus algorithmPoWPoS
Hashing algorithmrandomxKECCAK-256
Supports EVMNoYes
Block time (secs)1204
Supports smart contractsNoYes
Average transaction fee$0.001$0.0000012
Staking rewards (APR)0%7%

High-level Comparisons

Is Monero faster than Aptos?

No, Monero only processes 1700 transactions per second. Aptos processes up to 160000.

Is Monero cheaper than Aptos?

No, Monero has an average transaction fee of $0.001, whereas Aptos costs $0.0000012.