Stellar vs BNB Chain

Stellar and BNB Chain 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

StellarBNB Chain
Created byJed McCalebChangpeng Zhao
Native tokenXLMBNB
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmSCPKECCAK-256
Supports EVMNoYes
Block time (secs)53
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$8.5e-9$0.35
Staking rewards (APR)1%%

High-level Comparisons

Is Stellar faster than BNB Chain?

No, Stellar only processes 200 transactions per second. BNB Chain processes up to 2200.

Is Stellar cheaper than BNB Chain?

No, Stellar has an average transaction fee of $8.5e-9, whereas BNB Chain costs $0.35.