Monero vs. XRP

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


Created byRiccardo SpagniJed McCaleb, Arthur Britto and David Schwartz
Native tokenXMRXRP
Consensus algorithmPoWRPCA
Hashing algorithmrandomxRPCA
Supports EVMNoNo
Block time (secs)12010
Supports smart contractsNoNo
Average transaction fee$0.001$0.0002
Staking rewards (APR)0%3.03%

Table of Contents

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


Is Monero faster than XRP?

Yes, Monero processes 1700 transactions per second, whereas XRP only processes 1500.

Is Monero cheaper than XRP?

Yes, Monero has an average transaction fee of $0.001, whereas XRP costs $0.0002.