Tron vs TON

Tron and TON 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 SunNikolai and Pavel Durov
Native tokenTRONTON
Consensus algorithmPoSPoS
Hashing algorithmKECCAK-256KECCAK-256
Supports EVMYesNo
Block time (secs)35
Supports smart contractsYesYes
Average transaction fee$0.000005$0.012375
Staking rewards (APR)4.2%6.85%

High-level Comparisons

Is Tron faster than TON?

No, Tron only processes 2000 transactions per second. TON processes up to 1000000.

Is Tron cheaper than TON?

No, Tron has an average transaction fee of $0.000005, whereas TON costs $0.012375.