TON vs Cosmos

TON and Cosmos 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 DurovEthan Buchman and Jae Kwon
Native tokenTONATOM
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256SHA-256
Supports EVMNoNo
Block time (secs)51
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.012375$0.01
Staking rewards (APR)6.85%25.4%

High-level Comparisons

Is TON faster than Cosmos?

Yes, TON can process 1000000 transactions per second. Cosmos only processes up to 10000.

Is TON cheaper than Cosmos?

Yes, TON has an average transaction fee of $0.012375, whereas Cosmos costs $0.01.