Polygon vs TON

Polygon 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 byJaynti Kanani, Sandeep Nailwa, Anurag Arjun, and Mihailo BjelicNikolai and Pavel Durov
Native tokenMATICTON
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256KECCAK-256
Supports EVMYesNo
Block time (secs)25
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.018$0.012375
Staking rewards (APR)4.78%6.85%

High-level Comparisons

Is Polygon faster than TON?

No, Polygon only processes 7000 transactions per second. TON processes up to 1000000.

Is Polygon cheaper than TON?

No, Polygon has an average transaction fee of $0.018, whereas TON costs $0.012375.