Polkadot vs TON

Polkadot 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 byGavin Wood, Robert Habermeier and Peter CzabanNikolai and Pavel Durov
Native tokenDOTTON
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmBLAKE2KECCAK-256
Supports EVMNoNo
Block time (secs)65
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.08792$0.012375
Staking rewards (APR)14.5%6.85%

High-level Comparisons

Is Polkadot faster than TON?

No, Polkadot only processes 1000 transactions per second. TON processes up to 1000000.

Is Polkadot cheaper than TON?

No, Polkadot has an average transaction fee of $0.08792, whereas TON costs $0.012375.