Monero vs TON

Monero and TON 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 SpagniNikolai and Pavel Durov
Native tokenXMRTON
Consensus algorithmPoWPoS
Hashing algorithmrandomxKECCAK-256
Supports EVMNoNo
Block time (secs)1205
Supports smart contractsNoYes
Average transaction fee$0.001$0.012375
Staking rewards (APR)0%6.85%

High-level Comparisons

Is Monero faster than TON?

No, Monero only processes 1700 transactions per second. TON processes up to 1000000.

Is Monero cheaper than TON?

No, Monero has an average transaction fee of $0.001, whereas TON costs $0.012375.