Tron vs Ethereum

Tron and Ethereum 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 SunVitalik Buterin
Native tokenTRONETH
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256KECCAK-256
Supports EVMYesYes
Block time (secs)312
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.000005$17.48
Staking rewards (APR)4.2%3.31%

High-level Comparisons

Is Tron faster than Ethereum?

Yes, Tron can process 2000 transactions per second. Ethereum only processes up to 27.

Is Tron cheaper than Ethereum?

Yes, Tron has an average transaction fee of $0.000005, whereas Ethereum costs $17.48.