TON vs Bitcoin

TON and Bitcoin 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 DurovSatoshi Nakamoto
Native tokenTONBTC
Consensus algorithmPoSPoW
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256SHA-256
Supports EVMNoNo
Block time (secs)5600
Supports smart contractsYesNo
Average transaction fee$0.012375$5.0973
Staking rewards (APR)6.85%0%

High-level Comparisons

Is TON faster than Bitcoin?

Yes, TON can process 1000000 transactions per second. Bitcoin only processes up to 5.

Is TON cheaper than Bitcoin?

Yes, TON has an average transaction fee of $0.012375, whereas Bitcoin costs $5.0973.