Tron vs Avalanche

Tron and Avalanche 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 SunEmin Gün Sirer, Kevin Sekniqi, and Ted Yin
Native tokenTRONAVAX
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256KECCAK-256
Supports EVMYesYes
Block time (secs)32
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.000005$0.12
Staking rewards (APR)4.2%8.96%

High-level Comparisons

Is Tron faster than Avalanche?

No, Tron only processes 2000 transactions per second. Avalanche processes up to 4500.

Is Tron cheaper than Avalanche?

No, Tron has an average transaction fee of $0.000005, whereas Avalanche costs $0.12.