|Created by||Charles Hoskinson||Gavin Wood, Robert Habermeier and Peter Czaban|
|Block time (secs)||20||6|
|Supports smart contracts||Yes||Yes|
|Average transaction fee||$0.18||$0.08792|
|Staking rewards (APR)||5%||14.5%|
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Is Cardano faster than Polkadot?
No, Cardano processes 250 transactions per second and Polkadot processes 1000.
Is Cardano cheaper than Polkadot?
No, Cardano has an average transaction fee of $0.18, whereas Polkadot costs $0.08792.