Tron vs Cardano

Tron and Cardano 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 SunCharles Hoskinson
Native tokenTRONADA
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256EdDSA
Supports EVMYesNo
Block time (secs)320
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.000005$0.18
Staking rewards (APR)4.2%5%

High-level Comparisons

Is Tron faster than Cardano?

Yes, Tron can process 2000 transactions per second. Cardano only processes up to 250.

Is Tron cheaper than Cardano?

Yes, Tron has an average transaction fee of $0.000005, whereas Cardano costs $0.18.