TON vs Stellar

TON and Stellar 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 DurovJed McCaleb
Native tokenTONXLM
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256SCP
Supports EVMNoNo
Block time (secs)55
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.012375$8.5e-9
Staking rewards (APR)6.85%1%

High-level Comparisons

Is TON faster than Stellar?

Yes, TON can process 1000000 transactions per second. Stellar only processes up to 200.

Is TON cheaper than Stellar?

Yes, TON has an average transaction fee of $0.012375, whereas Stellar costs $8.5e-9.