Tron vs Arbitrum

Tron and Arbitrum 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 byJustin SunGermans Gedgauds
Native tokenTRONETH
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256KECCAK-256
Supports EVMYesYes
Block time (secs)313
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.000005$0.101
Staking rewards (APR)4.2%%

High-level Comparisons

Is Tron faster than Arbitrum?

No, Tron only processes 2000 transactions per second. Arbitrum processes up to 4000.

Is Tron cheaper than Arbitrum?

No, Tron has an average transaction fee of $0.000005, whereas Arbitrum costs $0.101.