|Created by||Emin Gün Sirer, Kevin Sekniqi, and Ted Yin||Gavin Wood, Robert Habermeier and Peter Czaban|
|Block time (secs)||2||6|
|Supports smart contracts||Yes||Yes|
|Average transaction fee||$0.12||$0.08792|
|Staking rewards (APR)||8.96%||14.5%|
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Is Avalanche faster than Polkadot?
Yes, Avalanche processes 4500 transactions per second, whereas Polkadot only processes 1000.
Is Avalanche cheaper than Polkadot?
Yes, Avalanche has an average transaction fee of $0.12, whereas Polkadot costs $0.08792.