Solana vs TON

Solana 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 byAnatoly YakovenkoNikolai and Pavel Durov
Native tokenSOLTON
Consensus algorithmPoHPoS
Hashing algorithmSHA-256KECCAK-256
Supports EVMNoNo
Block time (secs)0.45
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.00025$0.012375
Staking rewards (APR)7%6.85%

High-level Comparisons

Is Solana faster than TON?

No, Solana only processes 65000 transactions per second. TON processes up to 1000000.

Is Solana cheaper than TON?

No, Solana has an average transaction fee of $0.00025, whereas TON costs $0.012375.