Tron vs Ethereum Classic

Tron and Ethereum Classic 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

TronEthereum Classic
Created byJustin SunVitalik Buterin
Native tokenTRONETC
Consensus algorithmPoSPoW
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256KECCAK-256
Supports EVMYesYes
Block time (secs)313
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.000005$0.0001
Staking rewards (APR)4.2%%

High-level Comparisons

Is Tron faster than Ethereum Classic?

Yes, Tron can process 2000 transactions per second. Ethereum Classic only processes up to 15.

Is Tron cheaper than Ethereum Classic?

Yes, Tron has an average transaction fee of $0.000005, whereas Ethereum Classic costs $0.0001.