Monero vs BNB Chain

Monero and BNB Chain 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

MoneroBNB Chain
Created byRiccardo SpagniChangpeng Zhao
Native tokenXMRBNB
Consensus algorithmPoWPoS
Hashing algorithmrandomxKECCAK-256
Supports EVMNoYes
Block time (secs)1203
Supports smart contractsNoYes
Average transaction fee$0.001$0.35
Staking rewards (APR)0%%

High-level Comparisons

Is Monero faster than BNB Chain?

No, Monero only processes 1700 transactions per second. BNB Chain processes up to 2200.

Is Monero cheaper than BNB Chain?

No, Monero has an average transaction fee of $0.001, whereas BNB Chain costs $0.35.