Solana vs. XRP

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


Created byAnatoly YakovenkoJed McCaleb, Arthur Britto and David Schwartz
Native tokenSOLXRP
Consensus algorithmPoHRPCA
Hashing algorithmSHA-256RPCA
Supports EVMNoNo
Block time (secs)0.410
Supports smart contractsYesNo
Average transaction fee$0.00025$0.0002
Staking rewards (APR)7%3.03%

Table of Contents

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


Is Solana faster than XRP?

Yes, Solana processes 65000 transactions per second, whereas XRP only processes 1500.

Is Solana cheaper than XRP?

Yes, Solana has an average transaction fee of $0.00025, whereas XRP costs $0.0002.