TON vs Solana

TON and Solana 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 DurovAnatoly Yakovenko
Native tokenTONSOL
Consensus algorithmPoSPoH
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256SHA-256
Supports EVMNoNo
Block time (secs)50.4
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.012375$0.00025
Staking rewards (APR)6.85%7%

High-level Comparisons

Is TON faster than Solana?

Yes, TON can process 1000000 transactions per second. Solana only processes up to 65000.

Is TON cheaper than Solana?

Yes, TON has an average transaction fee of $0.012375, whereas Solana costs $0.00025.