TON vs Tron

TON and Tron 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 DurovJustin Sun
Native tokenTONTRON
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256KECCAK-256
Supports EVMNoYes
Block time (secs)53
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.012375$0.000005
Staking rewards (APR)6.85%4.2%

High-level Comparisons

Is TON faster than Tron?

Yes, TON can process 1000000 transactions per second. Tron only processes up to 2000.

Is TON cheaper than Tron?

Yes, TON has an average transaction fee of $0.012375, whereas Tron costs $0.000005.