Stellar vs Aptos

Stellar and Aptos 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 byJed McCalebAvery Ching
Native tokenXLMAPT
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmSCPKECCAK-256
Supports EVMNoYes
Block time (secs)54
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$8.5e-9$0.0000012
Staking rewards (APR)1%7%

High-level Comparisons

Is Stellar faster than Aptos?

No, Stellar only processes 200 transactions per second. Aptos processes up to 160000.

Is Stellar cheaper than Aptos?

No, Stellar has an average transaction fee of $8.5e-9, whereas Aptos costs $0.0000012.