Tron vs Monero

Tron and Monero 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 SunRiccardo Spagni
Native tokenTRONXMR
Consensus algorithmPoSPoW
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256randomx
Supports EVMYesNo
Block time (secs)3120
Supports smart contractsYesNo
Average transaction fee$0.000005$0.001
Staking rewards (APR)4.2%%

High-level Comparisons

Is Tron faster than Monero?

Yes, Tron can process 2000 transactions per second. Monero only processes up to 1700.

Is Tron cheaper than Monero?

Yes, Tron has an average transaction fee of $0.000005, whereas Monero costs $0.001.