TON vs Avalanche

TON and Avalanche 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 byNikolai and Pavel DurovEmin Gün Sirer, Kevin Sekniqi, and Ted Yin
Native tokenTONAVAX
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256KECCAK-256
Supports EVMNoYes
Block time (secs)52
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.012375$0.12
Staking rewards (APR)6.85%8.96%

High-level Comparisons

Is TON faster than Avalanche?

Yes, TON can process 1000000 transactions per second. Avalanche only processes up to 4500.

Is TON cheaper than Avalanche?

Yes, TON has an average transaction fee of $0.012375, whereas Avalanche costs $0.12.