Real-Time TPS


Algorand TPS is 1.05X more than Bitcoin TPS

10.88 tx/s
10.37 tx/s

Max Recorded TPS


Algorand max TPS is 462X more than Bitcoin max TPS

5,716 tx/s
12.36 tx/s

Max Theoretical TPS


Algorand max theoretical TPS is 1,341X more than Bitcoin max theoretical TPS

9,384 tx/s
7 tx/s

Block Time


Algorand block time is 98.8% less than Bitcoin block time

2.88s
4m

Time to Finality (TTF)


Algorand TTF is 100% less than Bitcoin TTF

0s
1h

Type


Algorand and Bitcoin are both layer 1 blockchains

Layer 1 blockchain
Layer 1 blockchain

Governance Model


Algorand on-chain governance is better than Bitcoin off-chain governance

On-chain
Off-chain

Other Comparisons

About Blockchains

What is Algorand?


Algorand emerges as a blockchain platform committed to fostering transparency and enabling the growth of decentralized projects and applications. Operating as a public, decentralized blockchain, it leverages a Pure Proof-of-Stake (PPoS) consensus mechanism to uphold network security, efficiency, and decentralization. Powered by the Algorand Consensus Algorithm, the network employs a combination of cryptographic techniques and random selection to attain consensus, effectively addressing the constraints of traditional consensus mechanisms.

What is Bitcoin?


Bitcoin stands as a leading cryptocurrency and payment network, utilizing peer-to-peer technology to operate without central authorities. It embraces global participation as an open-source platform. A notable advancement in Bitcoin is the introduction of ordinals and inscriptions. Launched in January 2023, the Bitcoin ordinals protocol enables the embedding of digital content like art, text, or video directly onto the Bitcoin blockchain. This innovation allows for the creation of exclusive digital collectibles, giving each satoshi a unique identity and purpose, broadening Bitcoin's utility beyond its role as a store of value.

Blockchains Socials

Algorand Socials


Bitcoin Socials