Cosmos vs. XRP

In this article we'll compare Cosmos and XRP. This is an indepth review that considers many metrics.


Created byEthan Buchman and Jae KwonJed McCaleb, Arthur Britto and David Schwartz
Native tokenATOMXRP
Consensus algorithmPoSRPCA
Hashing algorithmSHA-256RPCA
Supports EVMNoNo
Block time (secs)110
Supports smart contractsYesNo
Average transaction fee$0.01$0.0002
Staking rewards (APR)25.4%3.03%

Table of Contents

  1. Is Cosmos faster than XRP?
  2. Is Cosmos cheaper than XRP?


Is Cosmos faster than XRP?

Yes, Cosmos processes 10000 transactions per second, whereas XRP only processes 1500.

Is Cosmos cheaper than XRP?

Yes, Cosmos has an average transaction fee of $0.01, whereas XRP costs $0.0002.